Billboard Music Awards 2012: Watch the Red Carpet and Backstage Live (Video)


Members of the electro-pop duo LMFAO pose at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas. The duo was nominated in 17 categories. 

Get a look at the performers' arrivals and a behind the scenes on the ceremony.

The 2012 Billboard Music Awards airs Sunday at 8 p.m. on ABC. But, you can start the pre-party by watching the red carpet and then the backstage happenings live right here.

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Aside from honoring the year’s chart-topping artists from Adele to Lady Gaga and the Foo Fighters, among other artists across several categories, the show boasts several A-List performers.

Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Carrie Underwood, LMFAO, Cee-Lo Green, Kelly Clarkson, Usher, The Wanted, Linkin Park and Nelly Furtado will take the stage in Las Vegas.

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Additionally, the show will have tributes for recently passed stars Donna Summer, Whitney Houston and Adam Yauch.

Watch the live video below.