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JUST weeks after Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao faced off for boxing's biggest fight, the hottest stars of the music world met in the same arena to compete for the Bill board Music Awards.

It was a glittering show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, where Taylor Swift was the biggest winner.

She was named top artist, top female artist, top Billboard 200art ist, Top Hot 100 artist, Top digital songs artist, Top Billboard 200 album, Top streaming song (video) and Billboard chart achievement award.

Swift paid tribute to all the women she has worked with over the past year, including her many friends who star in her latest music video. She also thanked her ador ing fans for caring about her music, saying: "You teach me all the teen slang."

Dedicating her award to her brother, who she watched graduate from Notre Dame university, she said: "I want to say anyone who is graduating this year from college or high school, this is for you and con gratulations."

She added while the award marks what she has achieved, it reminds her of all she has left to accom plish.

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Publication:The Journal (Newcastle, England)
Date:May 19, 2015
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