One phrase: Legendary!
The 2021 Billboard Music Awards is shaping as much as be an thrilling occasion with each announcement. Living proof? On Tuesday, Might 4, the annual ceremony revealed Pink is receiving the celebrated Icon Award come Sunday, Might 23.
“As a little bit woman, I all the time dreamed about being a singer and sharing my love of music with the world,” Pink stated in an announcement. “Years later, to obtain the Billboard Music Awards Icon Award is difficult to fathom! I really feel so honored to affix the ranks of music idols like Cher, Garth Brooks, Janet Jackson and Stevie Wonder. It is a true ‘pinch me’ second and I really feel humbled and blessed.”
Along with receiving the respect, Pink, who’s a three-time BBMA winner, can also be set to carry out on the ceremony. This would be the singer’s first return to the BBMA stage since her final efficiency in 2016.
The star’s award is not the one factor price noting.
Final week, Nick Jonas shared that he was taking center stage to host the star-studded present on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. He even posted a video of himself accepting the “preemptive ‘Greatest Host Ever’ award.”
“Really an honor to have already acquired the primary preemptive 2021#BBMAs award. Greatest host ever?! Wow,” he quipped on Instagram.
Furthermore, the nominees for the 2021 Billboard Music Awards have been formally revealed on Thursday, April 29.
The Weeknd snagged probably the most nominations, with a complete of 16. DaBaby wasn’t far behind, because the rapper earned 11 nominations. Pop Smoke, who passed away at the age of 20 in February 2020, was posthumously nominated in 10 classes.
Whereas followers can already count on Pink to win an award throughout the occasion, solely time will inform who else goes residence a winner!
Presently, particulars of the fanciful affair are nonetheless underneath wraps. Nonetheless, popular culture followers can watch the ceremony on Sunday, Might 23 beginning at 8:00 p.m. EST/5:00 p.m. PST on NBC.
(E! and NBC are each a part of the NBCUniversal household.)
Watch E!’s purple carpet protection of the 2021 Billboard Music Awards Sunday, Might 23 beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT adopted by the BBMA present at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on NBC.