There was album talk from Madonna and Celine Dion; hangout sessions between Ed Sheeran and Austin Mahone, as well as Miguel and a "special" fan; and Ke$ha being asked about her underwear situation. Check out this round-up of 10 must-see moments from backstage at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards.
Right after winning Top Touring Artist at the Billboard Music Awards last night (May 19), we caught up with Madonna backstage for a quick chat. The pop icon discussed her upcoming MDNA concert special, new album rumors and her charitable initiatives in Africa and beyond.
Days after announcing she's working with Rick Rubin on her debut solo album, Jennifer Nettles made it clear on Sunday that no, this doesn't signal the end of her partnership with Kristian Bush in Sugarland.
Following the breakout success of her Mac Miller-assisted single "The Way," 19-year-old pop singer Ariana Grande has set a date for the release of her debut album, "Daydreamin'" -- although she's not quite ready to let it slip.
The Billboard Music Awards had a viewing audience of 9.47 million, a 28 percent spike over 2012's audience of 7.4 million viewers, Nielsen reported. The show was No. 1 Sunday night in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic, pulling in 4.6 million viewers in the age group.