The 2012 Billboard Music Awards hit Las Vegas tonight, and fans of the music industry's biggest stars can watch the red carpet arrivals live streaming online.
Billboard.com is offering live stream coverage of the 2012 BMA red carpet starting at 6:30 p.m. Eastern, featuring classic MTV VJ Julie Brown as hostess. This stream will switch over to live footage from backstage when the show kicks off at 8:00 p.m.
Ustream will also be offering live stream coverage of the red carpet starting at 6:30 p.m. Eastern.
Tonight's scheduled performers include: Chris Brown, Justin Bieber, Carrie Underwood, LMFAO, Cee Lo Green, Kelly Clarkson, Usher, Linkin Park, Nelly Furtado, Jordin Sparks, John Legend, The Wanted and a duet between Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder.
Adele leads tonight's nominations with four, including Artist of the Year and Favorite Female Artist.