Britney Spears Is Set To Receive Millennium Award, Perform Medley Of Hits At Billboard Music Awards

Rachel Sonis | May 2, 2016 10:51 am

The Billboard Music Awards is a few weeks away, and this just in – Britney Spears is this year’s Billboard Millennium Award honoree.

The award is meant to recognize a musician for his or her outstanding career achievements and influence in the music industry. Previous recipients include Beyoncé (2011) and Whitney Houston (2012).

But that’s not all. The pop legend – who has collected six Billboard Music Awards throughout her career – is set to perform a medley of her hits at the show and also premiere her single “Make Me (Ooh),” which will be featured on her forthcoming ninth studio album.

The awards ceremony will air on May 22 on ABC at 8 PM ET and 5 PM PT.

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