Lil Wayne and Rihanna have made it as finalists for the 2012 Billboard Music Awards, which take place May 20th at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas.

Rihanna is a finalist in 13 of the 22 categories, including Top Artist and Top Hot 100 Artist. Weezy is a finalist in 10 categories, making him tied with Lady Gaga.

Top New Artist category includes Bad Meets Evil, Big Sean and Wiz Khalifa up against Foster the People and Scotty McCreery.