Before the Billboard Music Awards go live on Sunday night, fans will be able to get more dish about their favorite artists when ABC airs The Billboard Music Awards: An Insider’s Guide on Saturday, May 16.
The hour-long special will feature interviews with Taylor Swift, Hozier, Ed Sheeran, Pete Wentz and more. The special — hosted by Good Morning America‘s Lara Spencer — will give fans a look at life on the road with backstage access from Sheeran and Hozier’s shows, as well as a look at the role of women in music and the emergence of women in all genres of the industry.
The next night, on Sunday, the Billboard Music Awards air at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Swift and Sam Smith lead all finalists, with 14 and 13 nods each. In addition to the premiere of Swift’s celeb-packed “Bad Blood” music video, expect performances from Mariah Carey, Van Halen, Britney Spears with Iggy Azalea and many more.
The Billboard Music Awards: An Insider’s Guide airs Saturday at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.