Kelly Clarkson talks Billboard Awards hosting jitters: 'I have no filter!' Ariana Grande to Open the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at 2018 Billboard Music Awards Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards Kelly Clarkson Credits Her Team with Her Glam New Look: 'I Walk Out Like, Damn!'

Kelly Clarkson talks Billboard Awards hosting jitters: 'I have no filter!'

Ariana Grande is on top of the world right now. Mon., May. Last month, the singer announced she would be extending her State of the World Tour by adding 11 dates to her North American concert series. This content is available customized for our international audience. All Rights Reserved. Billboard Music Awards 2018: What to expect By Lisa Respers France , CNN Updated 1620 GMT (0020 HKT) May 18, 2018 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger.

Ariana Grande to Open the 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Ariana Grande is on top of the world right now. The record-breaking pop star just made her triumphant, gravity-defying return with "No Tears Left to Cry," an empowering dance floor jam that made her the only artist to have the lead single from their first four albums debut in the Billboard Hot 100. In perfect timing, she's just been announced as the opening artist the 2018 Billboard Music Awards.

There will also be a special performance by Janet Jackson in celebration of her receiving the Icon Award. Now Clarkson has traded in her jean skirts for chic leather ones. Entertainment Tonight/TV Guide Network. In perfect timing, she's just been announced as the opening artist for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards. It's all for you, Janet Jackson ! A six-time Grammy Award winner, Jackson has sold over 160 million records worldwide.

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Janet Jackson has been one of music's leading voices since the '80s, and now the pop legend will be honored with an appropriately prestigious award at this year's Billboard Music Awards. Dick Clark Productions and NBC announced Monday (May 7) that Jackson will be receiving the coveted ICON Award, which recognizes singers' contributions.

Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Follow Us © 2018 Cable News Network. Kelly Clarkson Will Host the Billboard Music Awards 2018! The Billboard Music Awards honor artists for fan interactions with their music. And her shoe style has evolved. Copyright 2017 PopCulture.com. Hosted by Kelly Clarkson , the 2018 BBMAs will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 20 at 8 p.m.

Janet Jackson to Receive Icon Award at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards

Previous recipients include Neil Diamond, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Jennifer Lopez, Céline Dion and Cher

Her No. Une version adaptée de ce contenu est disponible pour notre public international. Hosting the BBMAs is one of Clarkson's many jobs. Janet Jackson, seen here performing at the 2006 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena December Las Vegas, Nevada,will this year receive the Icon Award. All Rights Reserved. BTS: 'Fake Love' - Watch the Music Video & See the Korean &...

Kelly Clarkson Credits Her Team with Her Glam New Look: 'I Walk Out Like, Damn!'

"I feel like it’s the mom makeover," Billboard Music Awards host Kelly Clarkson jokes to PEOPLE

ET / 5 p.m. Jackson will also take the stage and perform. Don't miss E!'s Live From the Red Carpet: The 2018 Billboard Music Awards special Sunday, May 20, at 6 p.m. Hemos especializado nuestro sitio para tu región! ¿Quieres ir a E! She’s also a full-time mother of four children with  husband Brandon Blackstock. Story highlights The show airs Sunday There will be star-studded performances (CNN) This year's Billboard Music Awards are happening Sunday and there will be plenty of action.

Kelly Clarkson's Goal for Hosting 2018 Billboard Music Awards: 'I Just Really Don't Want to Mess Up a Name'

When Kelly Clarkson sat down with Billboard on Thursday to talk about hosting the Billboard Music Awards this Sunday, she was already underneath bright lights while getting ready with a makeup artist she claimed was “the real artist” in the room. Leading up to the show, she's been quoted talking about how nervous she is for her first time as a host, and she's been told by everyone -- including mother-in-law and 2018 ACM Awards host Reba McEntire -- to just be herself.

The top nominees at this year’s awards are Kendrick Lamar , Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran , who are up for 15 awards apiece including Top Artist of the Year. Fairchild Publishing, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. Janet Jackson has been one of music's leading voices since the '80s, and now the pop legend will be honored with an appropriately prestigious award at this year's Billboard Music Awards.

Billboard Music Awards 2018: What to expect

This year's Billboard Music Awards are happening Sunday and there will be plenty of action.

Kelly Clarkson is Gearing Up for Billboard Music Awards 2018 Hosting Duties! Taylor Swift is Joined by BFF Selena Gomez During... Be sure to make your Billboard Music Award predictions so that Hollywood insiders can see this year’s contenders are faring in our odds. FN and Footwear News are registered trademarks of Fairchild Publishing, LLC. Dick Clark Productions and NBC announced Monday (May 7) that Jackson will be receiving the coveted Icon Award, which recognizes singers' contributions.

How To Watch The 2018 Billboard Music Awards Red Carpet Because It's Practically A Fashion Show

She’s found love and life through music, ever since she was the 20-year-old girl who won American Idol in its very first season. The three each have 15 nods in various categories. Kesha & Macklemore to Perform 'Good Old Days' at Billboard Music Awards 2018! Taylor Swift had the best show of her Reputation Stadium Tour so far!!! You can keep changing your predictions until winners are announced.

Billboard Music Awards 2018: See the Celeb Seating Chart!

Billboard Music Awards 2018: See the Celeb Seating Chart! There are going to be so many celebs at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards this weekend and these photos of the seating cards inside the venue are giving us an idea…

Got a News Tip? I’m also really excited to hear what Christina Aguilera and Demi Lovato ‘s song [“ Fall in Line “] sounds like because they’re such big vocalists. And now, as a judge for another singing competition show, NBC’s The Voice , Clarkson loves giving back and celebrating others in the music industry. “I am celebrating artists ... Read More They are followed by Post Malone, who has 10, Drake with 9, and Justin Bieber and Cardi B with 8 nominations.

Billboard Music Awards 2018: Kelly Clarkson Plans to Crash Favorite Artists' Performances

The 'Stronger' singer, who will be hosting the award-giving show, says she's going to 'bounce across the background like Where's Waldo.'

She joins the club of Icon recipients along with Neil Diamond , Stevie Wonder , Prince , Jennifer Lopez , Celine Dion and Cher . Kelly Clarkson will host the event at Las Vegas' MGM Grand Garden Arena. E! Online - Your source for entertainment news, celebrities, celeb news, and         celebrity gossip. I’m a female vocalist, so I’ve always been impressed by female vocalists.

Kelly Clarkson plans to crash fantasy performances at Billboard Music Awards

Kendrick Lamar vs. Kendrick Lamar has a total of 15 nominations for this year's ceremony. Kelly Clarkson will be hosting the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, which will broadcast live from MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 20 at 8 p.m. NBC will broadcast the ceremony live Sunday, May 20, beginning at 8 p.m. E! Entertainment Television, LLC. Want to keep up with the latest from PEOPLE? And she digs what everyone is doing -- makeup artists included.

2018 Billboard Music Awards presenters announced: Grace VanderWaal, Darren Criss, Derek Hough, Nick Jonas & more

NBC has announced Billboard Music Awards presenters including Nick Jonas, Derek Hough, Jenna Dewan, Mila Kunis and many more.

Ariana Grande Unveils 'No Tears Left to Cry' Mural on Sunset Boulevard John Legend & Kelly Clarkson Are Performing at Billboard Music Awards 2018! It will be entertaining somehow," she smiles. "There should be a drinking game of how many times I say 'like' or 'so'. Will Andre Braugher ('Brooklyn Nine-Nine') make an Emmy comeback? The rapper became the first musician to win a Pulitzer Prize in music for a genre other than classical or or jazz.

Kelly Clarkson's Style Evolution Is Pretty Drastic

From 'American Idol' to hosting the Billboard Music Awards, Kelly Clarkson's style evolution through the years has been drastic.

The Billboard Music Awards will broadcast live from Las Vegas on Sunday night at 8 p.m. Past recipients include Prince, Stevie Wonder, Celine Dion and Jennifer Lopez. Ariana Grande Set to Open Billboard Music Awards 2018! If I agree to host this show, I definitely deserve to meet Janet Jackson. Kelly Clarkson is adding more to her résumé this weekend. However, many thought it was a travesty that Lamar didn't win Album of the Year at the 2018 Grammys back in February.

Kelly Clarkson Flaunts New Trim Figure Ahead of Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson is looking great ahead of her Billboard Music Awards hosting gig.The Voice coach flaunted her newly trimmed figure at a promotional event in Los Angeles Thursday, sporting a black leather skirt and a black and white blouse tucked into her waist.She highlighted her chiseled face [...]

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