One Direction to make first award show appearance as four-piece

Updated on : May 09,2015   2:22 pm

London, May 9 (IANS) British boyband One Direction will make their first awards show appearance as a four-piece band at 2015 Billboard Music Awards (BMA).

The band will be among presenters at the event, which will be held at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 17, reports aceshowbiz.com.

This will be Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne's first appearance at an awards show as a four-piece after, Zayn Malik exited the group back in March to be "a normal 22-year-old".

The 2015 Billboard Music Awards is set to be hosted by rapper Ludacris and model Chrissy Teigen. Singers like Mariah Carey, Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea, Ed Sheeran, Meghan Trainor, John Legend, Kelly Clarkson, Wiz Khalifa and Sam Smith are among stars lined up to perform.