dick clark productions and NBC have announced that the 2020 Billboard Music Awards, which had been scheduled to air live on NBC from Las Vegas on Wednesday, April 29, will be rescheduled to air on NBC at a later date.
dcp and NBC offered the following statement:
“In accordance with the current guidelines set forth by national and local health officials and in order to ensure the health and safety of our artists, fans, guests and staff – we are postponing the Billboard Music Awards. For more than two decades, the Billboard Music Awards has honored the best in music based on the Billboard charts, and we look forward to celebrating the incredible artists who topped those charts over the last year. dcp and NBC will announce a new date and venue for the show in the near future.”
It was recently revealed that Kelly Clarkson would return for a third time to host the event; however, nominations for this year’s awards have not been announced.
Last year, the awards show had a 2.1 average rating in the adults 18-49 demo, with 7.96 million viewers, according to zap2it.com.
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