Billboard Music Awards 2021: On Sunday, the famed music awards show event will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. ET. Here’s everything to know about the 2021 Billboard Music Awards Live Online.
The 2021 BBMAs will air live on NBC this Sunday from Los Angeles, and this year’s event will feature some record-breaking artists, from The Weeknd (finalist in 16 categories, including Top Artist) to DaBaby (11 categories, including multi-finalist in the Top Streaming Song category for “Rockstar” and “Whats Poppin,”) and Megan Thee Stallion (including Top Female Artist and Top Rap Female Artist).
How do you watch the Billboard Music Awards?
As per usual, the Billboard Music Awards are airing on NBC, while Peacock will be streaming the show live from the app, allowing viewing from laptops, phones and smart TVs.
Additionally, cord-cutters can tune in through multiple streaming services, including Sling TV, fuboTV, Hulu With Live TV, AT&T TV and YouTube TV.
Who are the Billboard Music Awards finalists?
On April 29, Billboard revealed the nominees for the upcoming show. As expected, The Weeknd‘s latest album received plenty of recognition, with the artist getting nods in 16 categories. DaBaby comes in a close second with 11 nominations, followed by Pop Smoke with 10.
Who’s performing at the Billboard Music Awards?
Duran Duran will make their BBMAs debut with a remote performance in London, England. They are joined by none other than the Jonas Brothers, who will remain stateside for their appearance. Additionally, K-pop superstars BTS will perform, along with Pink, The Weeknd and Twenty-One Pilots.
Who is going to win at the Billboard Music Awards?
Winners across all 51 categories will remain a secret until the big night, but here’s what we do know: Drake is receiving the Artist of the Decade award, Pinkis the latest Icon to be recognized and Trae Tha Truth will receive the second annual Change Maker Award.