May 22nd, 2012
The biggest names in music hit the Las Vegas strip in full force this weekend for the 2012 Billboard Music Awards. Justin Bieber, Nelly Furtado, Alicia Keys, Carrie Underwood, Usher, LMFAO, Linkin Park, Katy Perry, Chris Brown and The Wanted made for an explosive line up of performers during the awards show, honouring the biggest artists of the year.
Bobbi Kristina Brown was on hand to accept her late mother, Whitney Houston’s lifetime achievement award after an emotional performance of I Will Always Love You from Houston’s Sparkle co-star Jordan Sparks.
Adele was the big winner of the night with 12 awards, while MMVA co-hosts LMFAO had a banner evening, acting as the show’s opening performers and taking home an impressive six awards.
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 20: Redfoo (L) and Sky Blu of LMFAO, winners of the Hot 100 Song of the Year award, pose in the press room at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for ABC)