First Look: Chrissy Teigen and Ludacris Bring the Glam to Billboard Music Awards!

by Philiana Ng 9:00 AM PDT, April 17, 2015
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The Billboard Music Awards are just around the corner!

Model-host Chrissy Teigen and rapper-actor Ludacris are ready to take the reins at this year's Billboard Music Awards, and ETonline has your exclusive first look at the co-hosts as they gear up for the May 17 show in Las Vegas.

Teigen and Ludacris, who hosted last year's awards show, are all glammed up against a glitzy Vegas backdrop. Plus, you get an early look at the hardware the lucky winners get to take home.

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And for a more casual look ...

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Confirmed performers include Fall Out Boy, who will sing "Uma Thurman," Hozier, Nick Jonas and Sam Smith.

Taylor Swift leads the nominees with 14, followed by Sam Smith (13), Iggy Azalea (12) and Meghan Trainor (9).

The Billboard Music Awards will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise, Nev. on Sunday, May 17 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.