MONDAY, APRIL 10, 2017 AT 8:00AM ET/PT
WHO: Musician Pete Wentz and singer-songwriter Julia Michaels.
WHAT: Tune in to see new artist and songwriter Julia Michaels and musician Pete Wentz as they help dick clark productions and ABC announce the nominees for the “2017 Billboard Music Awards,” live on “Good Morning America” on Monday, April 10 during the 8:00AM hour. Pete and Julia will announce 5 categories live on-air in the 8am hour. Following the east coast broadcast, 43 more categories will be announced on Billboard Music Awards social channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram). The final 4 categories will be exclusively announced on Billboard.com to close out the 2017 Billboard Music Awards nominations announcement.
The “2017 Billboard Music Awards” are set to return to ABC and will be broadcast live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, May 21 at 8:00pm ET/PT. The show will showcase this year’s hottest and biggest music stars. Billboard Music Awards finalists are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital songs sales, radio airplay, streaming, touring and social engagement. These measurements are tracked year-round by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound. The “2017 Billboard Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro, Mike Mahan, Mark Bracco, Barry Adelman and Robert Deaton are Executive Producers.
WHEN: Monday, April 10, 2017
8:00AM ET/PT on ABC’s “Good Morning America”
CONTACT: For information relating to the 2017 Billboard Music Awards please contact Andy Gelb/Rachael Trager at Slate PR (310) 461-0111 or Kelly Striewski/Gina Sorial at dick clark productions, inc. (310) 255-4600.