By Ellise Shafer
Music’s chart-toppers stepped out on Sunday night for the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, showing off their red carpet looks before the performance-packed ceremony.
Purple was an early theme of the event’s fashion, with Florence Welch of Florence + the Machine wearing a mauve ruffled gown and DJ Khaled rocking a lavender statement suit. Becky G and City Girls also donned the hue, opting for feathers and statement hems.
Many of the night’s winners were announced before the show, with Olivia Rodrigo and Ye tying for the most awards with six each. During the televised ceremony, hosted by Sean “Diddy” Combs, the awards for top female artist, R&B artist, rap female artist, country male artist, country duo/group, rock artist, dance/electronic artist, R&B album and dance/electronic album will be handed out.
The awards show will include performances from Becky G, Burna Boy, Dan + Shay, Ed Sheeran, Elle King and Miranda Lambert, Florence + the Machine, Latto, Machine Gun Kelly, Maxwell, Megan Thee Stallion, Rauw Alejandro, Silk Sonic, Travis Scott and Morgan Wallen.
The Billboard Music Awards air tonight on NBC at 5 p.m. PT/ 8 p.m. ET. Below, see all of the night’s best looks, updating live.