The 2018 Billboard Music Awards Are Headed to the MGM Grand Garden Arena this May

The annual award show is moving to NBC for the first time and will air LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, May 20th.

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We have an airdate and location for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards!

After revealing that the award show will move to NBC for the first-time ever last November, Billboard announced that the ceremony will be headed back to the MGM Grand Garden arena in Las Vegas, airing on May 20th @ 8PM ET/5PM PT on the network.

This year’s show will feature the hottest musical acts, biggest performances, unexpected collaborations and buzzworthy pop culture moments of 2018. Nominees will be released at a later date, with tickets going onsale to the general public on Thursday, April 12th at

Keep checking back to our website for more news on the BBMAs, and relive last year’s show by reading our favorite moments from the magenta carpet here.

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.