Billboard Music Awards to Air in May

Billboard Music Awards to Air in May

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Annual music awards show will be broadcast live from Las Vegas on ABC

The 2014 Billboard Music Awards, which annually showcases the year's hottest and biggest music stars, will take place on May 18, ABC and Dick Clark Productions said on Monday.

The ceremony will air live on ABC from the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas on ABC.

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This year's Billboard Music Awards was a ratings hit for the network, winning its 8 to 11 p.m. time period in total viewers and the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic.