Winners will be announced when the show airs live on Sunday, Nov. 24 on ABC.
“God’s Plan” rapper won 12 awards Wednesday night, including Top Artist.
The rapper was reportedly frustrated with the festival’s “limiting” staging options.
“I really don’t want to be on this earth anymore,” he earlier wrote on Instagram.
Singer released her new track, “Thank U, Next,” just before the show aired.
Rapper will serve as musical guest on this weekend’s season premiere.
“It would never be my intention to touch any woman’s breast,” he tells The Associated Press
“Ariana Grande baby that’s not what you wear to a funeral,” one viewer tweeted.
The singer and ‘SNL’ star went public with their romance on May 30.