Gun violence, mental illness and more addressed at impactful Billboard Awards

Gun violence, mental illness and more addressed at impactful Billboard Awards

Jackson was honoured as the first black woman to receive the Billboard Icon Award on Sunday in Las Vegas , where she performed a trio of her songs, including " Nasty ", "If" And " Throb ". An emotional Kelly Clarkson opened the Billboard Awards in tribute to the recent school children and teachers who died in Texas, barely able to speak as she urged the audience and the world to do more to prevent deadly shootings from happening. Shawn Mendes and Khalid were joined onstage by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Show Choir for the song "Youth", a performance occurring three months after 17 people were killed at the school in Parkland, Florida. "We need to do better". Like most of us, Michael Jackson’s only daughter watched the awards show at home, but she wasn’t any less proud of Janet – whose stellar performance and buzzy acceptance speech were highlights of the night. "I live alone, so I’m not going out like that", Ms. Clarkson said at the time . Jennifer Lopez is being called out by some fans who accused the actress and singer of lip syncing her performance of her new single, "Dinero", at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards . Crowdfunded ‘3D’ headphones startup Ossic shuts down; backers threaten lawsuit A Facebook group for angry Ossic backers has accumulated 1,800 members in 48 hours, according to the group’s administrator. OSSIC will shut down immediately, and the employees who have been working for free for the past six […]

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