Mariah Carey will receive Icon award at Billboard Music Awards, 2019. Grammy-winning award winner Kelly Clarkson will host the show. A lot more is there is to know.
“I had so much fun hosting the Billboard Music Awards last year that I’m back for more,” she said in a statement. “We’re turning it up a notch this year and I can’t wait to celebrate all of my fellow amazing artists for another unforgettable night of live music.”
Carey has 18 No. 1 hits and here is the list:
- Vision of Love
- We belong together and many more.
The 2019 Billboard Music award will be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1, 2019. The show will air live on NBC and will be hosted by Kelly Clarkson. She will be hosting the show again in a row. Last year, she performed on her track “Whole Lotta Woman.”
In the nominees, Cardi B is ruling with 21 nominations. You go girl.
Drake and Post Malone are up for 17 nominations. Other artists which have multiple nominations are Ariana Grande, Travis Scott , nd rapper XXXTentacion.
Last year, Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran led the pack with 15 nominations.
At last year’s ceremony, Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran led the pack with nominations in 15 categories including the top male artist.
“Sam Smith & Normani” , “Khalid” , “Lauren Daigle” and “Panic! At the disco” will perform at the show.
Khalid, who is nominated for six awards, will perform solo. Normani, who is nominated for two awards, will perform his performance in BBAs along with Sam Smith’s first performance. Last year, Normani performed with Khalid on the hit “Love Lies.”