The first performers are set for next month’s Billboard Music Awards. Just like last year, host Kelly Clarkson will sing for the crowd, with Lauren Daigle, Khalid, Panic! at the Disco, and Sam Smith and Normani also confirmed to perform.
Cardi B tops this year’s nominees with 21, with Post Malone and Drake, close behind with 17.
The 2019 Billboard Music Awards will air May 1st on NBC, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Halsey will be honored this year the Songwriters Hall of Fame’s Hal David Starlight Award, for her “significant impact” on the music industry.
“I've watched Halsey grow over the last five years and every record seems to be better than the last one,” SHOF chairman and legendary producer Nile Rodgers, shares. “I'm delighted that she’s being recognized in this much deserved way."
Previous Hal David Starlight Award winners include Sara Bareillis, John Mayer, Taylor Swift, John Legend, Ed Sheeran, Nick Jonas and more.
Halsey will receive her honor at the 50th annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner is set for June 13th in New York City.
Camila Cabello is getting ready to take her talents to the big screen. The singer has will make her film acting debut in a reimagining of “Cinderella,” based on an original idea by “The Late Late Show” host James Corden.
So far plot details haven’t been revealed, but Camila is expected to provide music for the flick.
Is Katy Perry the next artist headed to Las Vegas? Well, it sounds like it’s a distinct possibility.
The “Las Vegas Review-Journal” reports that Katy was spotted touring the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas this weekend, and met with execs “to discuss a possible residency.”
So far Katy hasn’t commented on the rumors but if she does land a residency she will join a long list of musicians setting up shop in Sin City. Others include Christina Aguilera, Lady Gaga, Janet Jackson and more.