Whereas Ariana’s potential efficiency remains to be in query, there is a stacked checklist of different performers set to take the stage through the occasion. The awards present might be opened by host Kelly Clarkson, who might be performing a canopy of Whitney Houston’s “Increased Love” alongside Pentatonix and drummer Sheila E.
John Legend can be confirmed for a efficiency of his new observe “By no means Break” from his most up-to-date album “Larger Love.”
Brandy might be performing a collection of songs, together with one with a characteristic from Ty Dolla $ign, and Demi Lovato, Sia, and En Vogue are additionally confirmed as performers.
To spherical out the checklist, this awards ceremony may even characteristic units from Alicia Keys, Unhealthy Bunny, Kane Brown, BTS, Doja Cat, Luke Combs, Khalid, Submit Malone (who is that this yr’s most-nominated artist), SAINt JHN, and Swae Lee.
The awards present has promised that this yr’s lineup of artists and songs embrace “highly effective messages of social justice and unity,” although did not elaborate additional on what that meant.
You’ll be able to tune into the BBMAs on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at eight p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on NBC.