Billboard Music Awards 2015 Red Carpet Live Stream Link, Preview, & Performers

The 2015 Billboard Music Awards is set to air live on May 17 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

According to Billboard, Taylor Swift leads the BBMAs nominees pack with 14 nominations, followed by Sam Smith with 13. Next in line is Iggy Azalea with 12 nomination followed by Meghan Trainor with nine.

Ludacris and Chrissy Teigen are set to host the upcoming awards show that is sure to feature a jaw-dropping performance by Taylor Swift who will open the show with a premiere of her latest single "Bad Blood."

With only a few hours left until the big show, here is some information on what media outlets will be covering the star-studded pre-show event.

According to Zap 2 It, Yahoo! Live will be exclusively live-streaming the two-hour 2015 BBMAs red carpet pre-show which is sponsored by Samsung.

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The two-hour pre-show titled "Samsung Galaxy Red Carpet Live! @ the 2015 Billboard Music Awards" will air on Yahoo! Live stream at 6 p.m. EST / 3 p.m. PST.

The pre-show will be hosted Chelsea Briggs, Chelsea Cannell, M. Tye Comer, Bailee Madison, Jeannie Mai, Jennette McCurdy, Bonnie McKee and Ted Stryker. It will also feature performances by Natalie La Rose, Andy Grammer and MKTO.

In addition to providing viewers with pre-show performances, the "Samsung Galaxy Red Carpet Live! @ the 2015 Billboard Music Awards" show will also give fans exclusive red carpet access to celebrity arrivals and interviews.

"Fans will be able to interact with their favorite artists via interviews from the Fan Pit, as well as on social media through the show's Twitter Stage, displaying fan Twitter commentary on a digital backdrop," the Yahoo! Live press release reads, adding, "This year's red carpet also includes the Fashion Studio, where renowned photographer Ramona Rosales will photograph the evening's red carpet looks."

For fans that wish to watch the BBMAs red carpet action on their TVs rather than on live stream, they can tune into E! at 6 p.m. EST to watch E! hosts Giuliana Rancic and Terrence Jenkins welcome all the A-list celebrities upon their arrival at the BBMAs red carpet, Broadway World reports.

According to the E! press release obtained by Broadway World, the E! network will place cameras all throughout the red carpet pre-show to capture all the best moments live for viewers to see.

E! will also be incorporating viewer participation during the show by having fans submit their own lip-synched videos of the nominated songs via social media. E! will then pick the best videos to broadcast live on the red carpet.

In addition to watching the E! "Live From The Red Carpet" show on TV, fans are also encouraged to log on to E! online to get live up to date news on what is going on during the BBMAs. Fans can also follow E! on Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram to get exclusive behind-the-scenes footage from the show.

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