Well obviously Ciara not saying her “baby daddy” Futures name at the last awards didn’t make much of a fuss because Ci Ci and her old time collab friend Ludacris, are hosting this years Billboard Music Awards at the T-Mobile Center in Las Vegas Nevada tonight at 5pm central, 8pm eastern standard time. With paparazzi having front row seats to catch the fashion and fun of the Billboard 2016 Awards red carpet, we are sure to be in for a show.
The categories of tonight’s award show include “Top Male Artist,” with nominees The Weekend, Drake, Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran and Fetty Wap. “Top Female Artist,” Rihanna, Adele, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and Selena Gomez. “Top Latin Artist,” “Top New Artist” Bryson Tiller, Omi, Fetty Wap, Silentó, and Charlie Puth. “Billboard Top 200 Album,””Top Hot 100 Artist,” “Top Billboard 200 Artist,” “Top Streaming Song (Audio),” “Top Streaming Song (Video),” “Top Hot 100 Song,” “Top Touring Artist,” “Top Radio Songs Artist,” “Artist of the Year,” “Top Rap Artist,” “Top R&B Album,” with nominees Beauty Behind The Madness” – The Weekend, “TRAPSOUL” – Bryson Tiller, “Royalty” – Chris Brown, “ANTI” – Rihanna and “Black Rose” from Tyrese Gibson. Along with categories “Top Country Artist,” “Top Rock Artist,” “Top Latin Album,” and last but not least “Top Radio Song.” The Weekend and Justin Bieber have 11 nominations each starting off the awards with The Weekend leading in 16 categories.
Who I don’t see any of is Nicki Minaj and Beyonce’ (Formation Tour) and Jay-Z, but I do see a lot of The Weekend, Justin Beiber and Taylor Swift. It looks like it is an exciting night for that duo, along with Drake lets see what he can snatch up with Rihanna representing for Roc-a-Fella. Performing on for tonight’s live performances are as follows: Jsutin Beiber, Celine Dion, DNCE, Fifth Harmony with TyDolla $ign, The Go-Go’s, Ariana Grande,Nick Jonas with Tove Lo, Demi Lovato, Madonna, Shawn Mendes, Pink, Rihanna, Troye Sivan, Brittany Spears, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton, and Meghan Trainor. Watch tonight on the ABC Network.