22.mai gjør Billboard Music Awards comeback på skjermen etter deres siste show i 2007. På scenen skal Black Eyed Peas, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, Lady Antebellum, Taio Cruz og flere stå!

Kategoriene er som følgende:
Artist of the Year
Male Artist of the Year
Female Artist of the Year
New Male Artist
New Female Artist
Duo/Group Artist of the Year
New Group Artist
Album of the Year
Duo/Group Album of the Year
Hot 100 Male Artist
Hot 100 Female Artist
Hot 100 Producer
Hot 100 Songwriter
Hot 100 Single of the Year
R&B Artist
R&B/Hip-Hop Group
R&B Producer
R&B Songwriter
New R&B Artist
New Male R&B Artist
Rap Artist
Country Artist
Country Albums Artist
Country Album
Modern Rock Artist
Modern Rock Track
No. 1 Classical Crossover Artist
No. 1 Classical Crossover Album
Independent Album Artists
Independent Album
Bestselling Single
Hot 100 Airplay Single of The Year
Mainstream Top 40 Track
Digital Track
No. 1 Rhythmic Top 40 Title
Soundtrack Single
Century Award
Concert Venue Award
Touring Venue Award
Rising Sta

Prisene vil bli basert på perioden 28.Februar,2010 – 1.Mars, 2011.