Listen to our special BBMAs wrap-up, with interview snippets with Nicki Minaj, 5 Seconds of Summer, Carrie Underwood & more.
Welcome to a special Billboard Music Awards episode of the Billboard.com Pop Shop Podcast, Billboard's weekly half-hour audio breakdown of the Billboard charts, hottest music news and year's biggest musical events. Casual pop fans and chart junkies can hear Billboard.com associate editor Jason Lipshutz and Billboard associate director of charts Keith Caulfield every Thursday on the free Pop Shop Podcast, which can be streamed on Billboard.com or downloaded in iTunes (click here to listen to last week's episode).
Jason and Keith reconvene for a special Monday podcast to discuss Sunday's 2014 Billboard Music Awards, including the best performances, most memorable moments, coolest red-carpet chatter and a certain hologram that was the talk of the evening. The guys break down the reaction to the Michael Jackson performance inside and outside of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas; performances from Lorde, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry, 5 Seconds of Summer, Ricky Martin, Jason Derulo and more; Kendall Jenner's slip-up, Justin Timberlake's Donald Sterling joke, Jennifer Lopez's emotional acceptance speech and more highlights from the evening; and what Nicki Minaj, Carrie Underwood, Ryan Tedder and more had to say to Keith on the red carpet. All that, plus Kesha, Austin Mahone, Miguel, Miranda Lambert, and much more from the Billboard Music Awards.