How to Watch the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

It's almost time for the Billboard Music Awards, coming to you from Las Vegas on May 21!

But how do you watch?

The official pre-show of the 2017 ceremony begins at 6pm ET. Hosts Chris Daughtry, Jessie James Decker, AJ Gibson, Jeannie Mai, Laura Marano and Sway Calloway will be live from the T-Mobile Magenta Carpet Live.

The show itself begins at 8pm E.T on ABC. Performers include Nicki Minaj, Celine Dion, Drake, The Chainsmokers, Cher -- who is receiving the Icon Awards -- and more.

Follow along on for photos, winners, and video.


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