It was a GREAT night for the music biz at the Billboard Music Awards!!!
Top artists— like Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Madonna, and Nicki Minaj— came together in hopes of winning a trophy, but there were just TOO many EPIC performances for all of the accolades to be presented on the MGM stage!!!
So WHO walked away a prestigious award???!!!!
Ch-ch-check out the full list of winners…AFTER THE JUMP!!!
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Anyone who doesn't know what Harlem Shake is by now must live on a remote island.
Baauer has received some major fame and fortune thanks to the soundtrack to the HUGE internet trend, but he was NOT the only artist featured and now those uncredited are looking to collect.
Rappers Hector Delgado and Jayson Musson are responsible for important lines like "do the harlem shake" and "con los terrorists" on the track at its third week on top of the Billboard charts, yet neither were contacted by Baauer or Mad Decent Records for permission.
Hector, now an evangelical preacher, explained:
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