Nicki Minaj, Wiz Khalifa to perform at Billboard Awards

Updated on : May 13,2015   5:04 pm

Las Vegas, May 13 (IANS) Performances by singer Nicki Minaj featuring music producer David Guetta, rapper Wiz Khalifa with Charlie Puth and violinist Lindsey Stirling, and a special tribute performance by rock band Imagine Dragons have been added to the lineup of this year's Billboard Music Awards.

Minaj will be performing her new single "The night is still young" and "Hey mama" featuring Guetta, while Khalifa and Puth are set to sing the "Furious 7" soundtrack, "See you again", read a statement.

Imagine Dragons will perform "Stand by me" in tribute to the soul and R&B legend, Ben E. King, who passed away last month.

These stars join previously announced musical performers Mariah Carey, Kelly Clarkson, Hozier, Nick Jonas, Tori Kelly, Ed Sheeran, Van Halen, Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor and John Legend.

The 2015 Billboard Music Awards will be hosted by Ludacris and Chrissy Teigen and broadcast live on Vh1 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena here on May 18.