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GET READY: Rihanna Added To Billboard Music Awards Performance Lineup

By PopGlitz Staff / Published on Friday, 13 May 2016 14:35 PM / No Comments

The 2016 Billboard Music Awards are just a little over one week away, but that isn’t stopping the people behind the show from booking more talent.

It has just been announced that the show will get a little Island flavor, as Rihanna has been added to the super star lineup of performers, which include, Ariana Grande, Gwen Stefani, DNCE, Fifth Harmony, Demi Lovato, P!nk and Britney Spears, who will be opening the show with a performance of some of her biggest hits.


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The Queen of Pop, Madonna, will pay homage to another member of music royalty, Prince, while Celine Dion will be on hand to receive the ICON Award.

This year’s ceremony will air live at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Sunday, May 22 from TMobile Arena in Las Vegas. It’ll be hosted by BBMA vet Ludacris and first-time host Ciara and produced by dick clark productions.

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