Britney Spears to Receive Millennium Award at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

We can’t wait to see Britney Spears at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards this month!

The multiplatinum entertainer will receive this year’s Millennium Award at the show. The Billboard Millennium Award recognizes outstanding career achievements and influence in the music industry. Past Billboard Millennium Award recipients include Beyoncé in 2011 and Whitney Houston in 2012.

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It was also announced today that Spears will perform a medley of her greatest hits at the show. She joins previously announced performers Justin Bieber, DNCE, The Go-Go’s, Shawn Mendes, P!nk, and collaborations with Nick Jonas, Tove Lo, and Demi Lovato. 

The 2016 Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Ludacris and Ciara, will broadcast live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 22nd @ 8PM ET/5PM PT on ABC.

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Juliet Schroder

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.