Madonna, Maluma and the Jonas Brothers to Perform at 2019 Billboard Music Awards

The 2019 Billboard Music Awards will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC

We’re going to be suckers for these performers!

Madonna and the Jonas Brothers will be making their big returns to the award show scene as both are set to take the stage at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards on May 1.

Madonna will be putting on the worldwide television premiere performance of her Spanglish collaboration with Latin superstar Maluma for their new single, “Medellín,” her first new track in four years.

“Madame ❌ is rehearsing for something special,” she tweeted on Friday, referencing the name of her upcoming album, her first in four years.

The performance will mark the icon’s return to the award show performance stage with new music for the first time in nearly four years. She last performed on the Billboard Music Awards in 2016 with a tribute to Prince. (Maluma will be making his BBMAs debut.)

Meanwhile, Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas will perform their smash hit “Sucker,” marking their first televised award show performance in 10 years.

“See you in Vegas 😎 #BBMAs,” the boy band wrote on Instagram Friday.

PEOPLE exclusively confirmed that Lauren Daigle, Khalid, Panic! At The Disco and Sam Smith and Normani will be performing at the BBMAs. K-pop sensation BTS also were announced as performers during their history-making Saturday Night Live debut last week.

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This year, Mariah Carey will receive the icon award at the Billboard Music Awards and she will take the stage to perform a medley of hits from her nearly 30-year career.

Carey is only the eighth artist to ever receive the icon award at the Billboard Music Awards, following: Neil Diamond (2011), Stevie Wonder (2012), Prince (2013), Jennifer Lopez (2014), Céline Dion (2016), Cher (2017) and Janet Jackson (2018).

Among the nominations this year — which were announced earlier this month — Cardi B leads the pack with 21 nods (including top artist) and is followed by Drake and Post Malone with 17 nominations each. Other nominees with multiple nods include Ariana Grande, Travis Scott and late rapper XXXTentacion.

The 2019 Billboard Music Awards, which will once again be hosted by Kelly Clarkson, will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on May 1 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC.

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