This morning, it was announced that Nicki Minaj and Kanye West will both be performing at this weekend’s, 2015 Billboard Music Awards. They have been added to the lineup that includes Mariah Carey, Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran, Nick Jonas, Van Halen, a Britney Spears and Iggy Azalea performance and Wiz Khalifa with Charlie Puth and violinist, Lindsey Stirling.
Although a winner of five BBMA, this will be Ye’s first performance during the show and he has been given the honor of closing this year’s event. Nicki will actually be performing twice, once for her new single, “The Night Is Still Young” and later joining David Guetta on their collab track, “Hey Mama.”
The show is this Sunday, May 17 in Las Vegas at the MGM Garden Arena. This year’s hosts are Ludacris and model, Chrissy Teigan and the show airs on ABC starting at 8 pm EST.