Billboard Music Awards: Top Looks and Performances

Billboard Music Awards: Top Looks and Performances

Billboard Music Awards: Top Looks and Performances

On the red carpet, at least, the Billboard music awards keep things moving. There wasn't a dry eye in the house-even Dion herself appeared to be holding back tears-and BBMAs cohost Vanessa Hudgens claimed to be emotionally overwhelmed by the performance from one of her idols.

"I'm 71 yesterday and I can do a five-minute plank, OK". The lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave and leader of the Seattle grunge movement was honoured with a moment of silence during the awards show, which was a shorter than expected tribute to the 52-year-old singer and songwriter.

Canadian singer Celine Dion delivered an emotional performance of her award-winning song "My Heart Will Go On" from the soundtrack of the movie "Titanic" to mark 20 years since its release. The film won multiple Academy Awards, including for best picture at that year's show.

Nicki Minaj kicks off Billboard Music Awards
In a handsome , Met Gala-ready white gown, she belted out " My Heart Will Go On , " the Oscar-winning song from " Titanic ". Click through to see all the must-see beauty moments from this year's 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

Cher is a star who needs no introduction, which is, perhaps, why she's being presented with the Icon Award at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards tonight. After being introduced by her father Billy Ray Cyrus and her sister Noah Cyrus, Miley took the stage to perform a country-tinged version of the breezy pop song.

Actress Vanessa Hudgens arrives for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada May 22, 2017. He has 22 nominations. Both rose to fame around the same time, as artists underneath Lil Wayne's management.

Karaoke never looked so cool: Lorde performed Melodrama single "Green Light" in a faux private booth decked out in neon lights and extras who looked like dead-sober friends she dragged to the bar despite their protests.

Times Square crash driver charged with murder
After the crash, Rojas bolted out of the vehicle and started running, but he was tackled by the passers by and the police. Alyssa Elsman, 18, was struck and killed by a suspect who plowed through Times Square on Thursday, May 18, 2017 .

Drake and Beyonce were among the early winners.

Drake, The Chainsmokers, and Beyonce will all be vying for the biggest award of the night, Top Artist, going up against fellow nominees Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Adele, Ariana Grande, The Weeknd, Twenty One Pilots, and Shawn Mendes.

The Chainsmokers and Halsey won the first televised award - top collaboration - for "Closer".

Ronaldo fires Real to first title since 2012 with win at Malaga
Despite Lionel Messi and Barcelona's late minute rally in their game against Eibar, Cristiano Ronaldo's team was too much. Madrid were crowned champions of Spain for the first time since 2012 after defeating Malaga 2-0 on Sunday.

- Top rock artist: twenty one pilots. The Chainsmokers picked up three honors in the early announcement. The event is being held T-Mobile Arena, in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

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