Billboard Music Awards 2012 Live Blog – Winners List (UPDATED)

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We’re live blogging the Billboard Music Awards right here! American Idols nominated for awards include: Scotty McCreery for Best New Artist and Top Country Album. Jennifer Hudson for Top R&B album (I Remember Me) and Mandisa in the Top Christian Song category (“Stronger”).

Unfortunately, Scotty is on tour with Brad Paisley and won’t be in attendance. However, there is a trio of Idol winners performing tonight. Carrie Underwood is reportedly singing the title track to her new album Blown Away. Kelly Clarkson is set to perform her new single, “Darkside” and Jordin Sparks will participate in a special tribute to Whitney Houston.

Robin Gibb Dead at 62

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Via Rollingstone Magazine: Robin Gibb, one-third of the Bee Gees, died Sunday after a long battle with cancer, his spokesperson has confirmed via a statement. Gibb was 62 years old. “The family of Robin Gibb, of the Bee Gees, announce with great sadness that Robin passed away today following his long battle with cancer and […]

Idol Headlines for 05/20/12

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Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Jordin Sparks perform on the Billboard Music Awards tonight at 8 pm on ABC. Jordin will take part in a special tribute to the late Whitney Houston.

Clay Aiken and Arsenio Hall face off in The Celebrity Apprentice finale tonight on NBC at 9/8c pm.

Oprah Winfrey sat down with Carrie Underwood and her husband, Mike Fisher for an interview airing tonight on Oprah’s Next Chapter at 9/8c pm OWN.

The documentary “Different is the New Normal” featuring James Durbin debuts on PBS stations tonight at 9 pm. Check your local listings.