Miley Cyrus will be debuting her new single “Malibu” on the 2017 Billboard Music Awards airing live on ABC on May 21st at 5pm PT/8pm ET. This year’s list of nominees is topped by Drake and The Chainsmokers with a record-tieing 22 nominations each. The 2017 Billboard Music Awards‘ top nominees also include Twenty One Pilots with 17 nominations and Rihanna with 14.
Miley Cyrus has sold more than 15 million albums and has been on Billboard’s Hot 100 songs chart 43 times. Cyrus is part of a very exclusive group of just 15 women who’ve been on the Hot 100 songs chart with at least 40 songs. “Miley Cyrus is and always has been an artist that makes an impact. Her incredible talent and imprint on pop culture are undeniable,” stated Mark Bracco, Executive Producer, 2017 Billboard Music Awards. “We are thrilled to have her debut ‘Malibu’ at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards and look forward to a raw and honest performance that will likely surprise many.”
The Billboard Music Awards are “based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital songs sales, streaming, radio airplay, touring and social engagement.” Voting is still open online in the Billboard Chart Achievement Award and Top Social Artist categories.
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) May 10, 2017