With high-profile performers set, Celine Dion doing “My Heart Will Go On” and Cher performing to celebrate her Icon Award, pretty much everything was in place for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards except for the hosts. But on Friday, Billboard confirmed that Ludacris and Vanessa Hudgens will host this year’s award show broadcasting live on ABC from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Sunday, May 21 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.
As Billboard pointed out, this will be Ludacris’ fourth time hosting the award show and Vanessa Hudgens will be taking over from Ciara. It will be the High School Musical star’s first time to host and you can check out her Instagram post below. Ludacris and Vanessa will welcome performers like Drake, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Lorde and Nicki Minaj among others. Artists like The Chainsmokers, Rihanna, The Weeknd, Twenty One Pilots, Beyoncé and more are up for awards.
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