How to Watch 2021 Billboard Music Awards (Plus Everything You Need to Know)

The 2021 Billboard Music Awards will air Sunday, May 23. Here’s everything you need to know about the nominees, hosts, performances, and how to stream the show live from home without cable

Looking for a night of spectacular performances, unexpected collaborations, buzzworthy pop culture moments? There’s no better way to celebrate the chart-topping hits of the year than with the 2021 Billboard Music Awards.

The 2021 BBMAs will air live on NBC this Sunday from Los Angeles, and this year’s event will feature some record-breaking artists, from The Weeknd (finalist in 16 categories, including Top Artist) to DaBaby (11 categories, including multi-finalist in the Top Streaming Song category for “Rockstar” and “Whats Poppin,) and Megan Thee Stallion (including Top Female Artist and Top Rap Female Artist). The late Pop Smoke and Juice WRLD are also up for posthumous nods in several categories, along with first-timers like I Hope” singer Gabby Barrett who became the female artist with the most nods this year.