Ellie Goulding Will Host Billboard's 2018 Women in Music Event

Conor McDonnell
Ellie Goulding

Billboard has announced on Monday (Nov. 3) that Ellie Goulding will be hosting the 13th Annual Women in Music event in New York City on Dec. 6. 

The electropop singer-songwriter has had six Top 10 hits on the Billboard Pop Songs chart, including "Lights," "Burn," and "Love Me Like You Do." Her collaborative track, "Close to Me," with Diplo and Swae Lee released via Interscope Records, also recently made its debut on the Billboard Hot 100.

Aside from music, Goulding is a UN Global Environmental Ambassador, a patron of The Marylebone Project which works to provide housing and resources for women affected by domestic violence and homelessness, as well as frequently raising money for Streets of London, another project that helps tackle homelessness in London. 

The Billboard Women in Music event will also honor artists like Billboard's 2018 Woman of the Year Ariana GrandeJanelle MonĂ¡eCyndi LauperSZA  and more. 

Fans will be able to stream the 13th annual Women in Music event’s red carpet pre-show on Twitter from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. EST on Dec. 6.

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