Walking into the show with 16 nominations, Post Malone won nine honours at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards, where John Legend gave a heartfelt performance that was dedicated to his wife.
With his voice aching as he sang passionately from the piano, Legend told viewers “this is for Chrissy” before singing “Never Break,” which includes the lyrics “we will never break.” The performance comes two weeks after Chrissy Teigen announced she had a miscarriage, explaining in a heart wrenching social media post that she and Legend drove “home from the hospital with no baby.”
“John, that was so gorgeous,” host Kelly Clarkson said following his performance. “All my love to you and Chrissy.”
It was one of several performances that were pre-taped for Wednesday’s show. Other musicians took part in and performed at the empty Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles over the course of the three-hour event, which aired on NBC.
After announcing that Malone ……
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