Shakira to Perform at Billboard Music Awards

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Shakira photographed at Universal Studios in Los Angeles on February 12, 2014

Shakira is the latest superstar confirmed to perform at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards.

The Colombian pop singer, who recently graced the cover of Billboard magazine, will take the mic at the May 18 ceremony in Las Vegas, where she joins such previously-announced performers as 5 Seconds of Summer, Ariana Grande, Florida Georgia Line, Iggy Azalea, Imagine Dragons, Jason Derulo, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Lorde, Luke Bryan, Miley Cyrus, Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood, OneRepublic, Pitbull, and Ricky Martin.

Shakira is a six-time Billboard Music Awards-winner. She’s grabbed an incredible 22 top 10 singles on Billboard's Hot Latin Songs chart, and landed five No. 1s on the Top Latin Albums chart.

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In her career so far, she's had 15 hit singles on the Billboard Hot 100, including the international hit "Hips Don't Lie," which reached No. 1 back in 2006. She’s sold an estimated 60 million album, and won two Grammys, eight Latin Grammys, four World Music Awards and three American Music Awards.

Fan voting for the 2014 Milestone Award presented by Chevrolet will continue through the first two hours of the awards show, ending at 10pm ET. To vote for finalists Ellie Goulding, OneRepublic or Carrie Underwood go to

The BBMAs, which are produced by dick clark productions, will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena on ABC from 8 p.m. ET. Yahoo will be streaming this year's red carpet show. For additional information on the 2014 Billboard Music Awards visit us at or the Billboard hub at