Get ready because one of music’s biggest nights is happening tonight!
The 2021 Billboard Music Awards will be happening tonight. With over 51 categories for music of all genres, we’ll be tuning in to see which one of our favorite stars will be taking home a trophy. Ahead of the big night, we wanted to fill you in on everything you need to know!
When will the show take place?
The 2021 Billboard Music Awards will air tonight, Sunday May 23rd, 2021 at 8 PM EST from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.
How can you tune in?
The Billboard Music Awards will air on NBC and on the Peacock app. In addition, you can tune into streaming services such as Sling TV, fuboTV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T, and YouTube TV.
Who is leading the pack?
This year, The Weeknd leads the pack with 16 nominations! DaBaby follows behind with 11 nominations. Pop Smoke is nominated for ten Billboard awards this year.
What performances can you expect?
Duran Duran will make their debut performance with a remote performance from London, England. They will be joined by the Jonas Brothers – who will remain stateside. In addition, BTS, The Weeknd, Pink, and Twenty-One Pilots will all hit the stage to perform!
Who will be honored this year?
Drake will be honored with the Artist of the Decade Award while Pink will be recognized with the Icon Award. Finally, Trae Tha Truth will receive the second annual Change Maker Award.
Tune into the 2021 Billboard Music Awards tonight at 8 PM EST on NBC.