Want to go to a concert, but don't want to leave the house? You're in luck. On April 29, tune in to the Billboard Music Awards for all of your pop music favorites, gathered in one place. Last year's ceremony featured high-octane performances by the Jonas Brothers, BTS, Madonna, Taylor Swift, and many more.
The Billboard Music Awards are not to be confused with北京市住建委曝光40家不良物业 in music. While they both celebrate achievements by performing artists, the awards shows' selection process is far different.
Whereas the Grammys relies on the Recording Academy to choose winners through a complicated voting process, the winners of the Billboard Music Awards are chosen by the charts. According to Dick Clark Productions, the company which puts on the awards show, the BBMAs are based on a 12-month reporting period that incorporates song sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring, and social engagement.
Essentially, this awards show is the most fun popularity contest around. As of 2019, Drake has the most Billboard Music Awards of all time, and is therefore the music industry's equivalent to Prom King. Here's what you need to know about the 2020 ceremony.
When are the 2020 Billboard Music Awards?
What channel are they on?
Catch the Billboard Music Awards on NBC. Watch the 8 p.m. ET broadcast on your local NBC station—or head to nbc.com/live for a livestream.
For the third year in a row, Kelly Clarkson—queen of friendly conversation and hitting high notes—returns as a host of the Billboard Music Awards.
“I’m thrilled to be back with my Billboard family,” Clarkson said in a statement. “I love being part of an event that celebrates our greatest artists and entertains our fans. This a night of music that you won’t want to miss!”
As the host of her own talk show, Clarkson proved her knack for running a show rivals her singing skills—and that's really saying something.
Who are the nominees?
The nominees have yet to be announced. Last year, the nominees came out on April 4, so we're guessing they'll be announced in late March or early April.
Who are the presenters and performers?
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