2005 Billboard Music Awards Finalists
November 29, 2005

Billboard.com

Below are the finalists - by category with artists listed in alphabetical order - for The 2005 Billboard Music Awards, to be distributed Dec. 6 during a ceremony at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and broadcast live on Fox.

Group of the year:
The Black Eyed Peas
Destiny's Child
Green Day
The Killers

Digital song of the year:
Kelly Clarkson, "Since U Been Gone"
Green Day, "Boulevard of Broken Dreams"
The Killers, "Mr. Brightside"
Gwen Stefani, "Hollaback Girl"

Modern rock artist of the year:
Foo Fighters
Green Day
The Killers
Nine Inch Nails