The first three performers for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards have been set as rock band Hozier, Nick Jonas and Sam Smith will perform LIVE SUNDAY MAY 17 8|7c on ABC. Smith, whose hits "Stay With Me," I'm Not the Only One" and "Lay Me Down" stormed the charts, is a finalist in 13 categories—second only to Taylor Swift—while Hozier is a finalist in six. Hozier's smash single "Take Me to Church" hit number two on the Billboard Hot 100 and spent 23 weeks at number one on Hot Rock Songs. Nick Jonas had his first solo Billboard Hot 100 top 10 with "Jealous."
Tickets to attend the 2015 Billboard Music Awards are now on sale at Ticketmaster.com. Fans can also choose from multiple VIP premium ticket packages which include limited edition Billboard Music Awards merchandise, an invitation to the official Billboard Music Awards post-party and so much more! VIP premium ticket packages are available at www.cidentertainment.com/events/billboard-music-awards/.