To finalize the year, Apple Music’s editors have presented award’s to the artists who, “truly represent the very best of 2018.” Many of the big names including Drake, Kasey Musgraves & Cardi B took home awards across various categories.
One artist, in particular, Juice WRLD, took home the award for “Breakout Artist of the Year” thanks to his explosive growth over in recent months. The Chicago rapper is particularly known for his breakout hit, Lucid Dreams, which quickly became one of the biggest streaming songs of 2018.
Drake took home Artist of the year while the collaboration between Cardi B, J. Balvin, and Bad Bunny made “I Like It” the choice for Song Of The Year.
Best Music of the Year
Artist of the Year: Drake
Breakout Artist of the Year: Juice WRLD
Song of the Year: I Like It – Cardi B featuring Bad Bunny & J. Balvin
Album of the Year: Golden Hour – Kacey Musgraves