The party’s just getting started at the Billboard Music Awards! Selena Gomez, Macklemore, Pitbull, Christina Aguliera & more join the lineup for the 2013 BBMAs, airing live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 19 on ABC.
The dust has barely settled on Cassadee Pope’s big win on “The Voice” last month, but with big changes in store for the show’s fourth season — most notably the addition of two new coaches — it’s never too early to look ahead. Billboard recently attended a press conference with those newbies, Usher and Shakira, as well as mainstays Blake Shelton and Adam Levine. (Read more.)
“I can proudly say it was ahead of its time, to be honest. It wasn’t so commercialized. You had to really be a music lover, be a true fan of music and the love of being open to really appreciate that record. It’s just a special piece in my body of work that will forever live on. The older the record gets the more people will come to appreciate it actually and check it out.”
- Christina Aguilera defends her 2010 album “Bionic” in this week’s Billboard cover story. Well, it’s been two years. Let us know if you’ve changed your tune (of if you loved the controversial set from day one).