Pictured: Nick Jonas -- (Photo by: Trae Patton\/NBC) dick clark productions and NBC announced on Friday that recording artist, actor and current The Voice coach Nick Jonas is set to host the 2021 Billboard Music Awards (BBMA), live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, May 23 at 8 p.m. ET \/ 5 p.m. PT on NBC. This, after The Voice coach, OG American Idol Winner and talk show host Kelly Clarkson hosted the event 3 years in a row. A few highlights from Nick's career include: \tAs a member of the three-time Billboard Music Award-winning trio Jonas Brothers, Nick and the band dominated the charts in 2019 with comeback album Happiness Begins followed by their sold-out "Happiness Begins Tour," with over 1.2 million tickets sold. \tNick is a recipient of the Songwriters Hall of Fame\u2019s prestigious Hal David Starlight Award, and co-wrote the 2018 Golden Globe\u00ae-nominated. original song \u201cHome\u201d for the movie Ferdinand. \tAs an actor, Nick starred in the 2016 Sundance Film Festival film Goat and appeared alongside Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, and Jack Black in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Sony\u2019s highest-grossing domestic film. \tNick also starred in Roland Emmerich\u2019s Midway\u201dand recently completed Lionsgate\u2019s post-apocalyptic thriller \u201cChaos Walking,\u201d starring Daisy Ridley and Tom Holland, and is now streaming. This year\u2019s Billboard Music Awards awards are based on the chart period of March 21, 2020 through April 3, 2021. Billboard Music Awards' finalists and winners are based on key fan interactions with music, including album and digital song sales, streaming, radio airplay, and social engagement, tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including MRC Data. Fan-voted categories include Top Social Artist and Top Collaboration. https:\/\/twitter.com\/nickjonas\/status\/1388136038158139394?s20 Check out the FULL list of 2021 Billboard Music Award nominations HERE. American Idol's Gabby Barrett leads the country categories with nine nominations. The Voice's Morgan Wallen earned six nominations, but scandal will keep him from attending or accepting any nominations. The 2021 Billboard Music Awards is produced by dick clark productions. Barry Adelman and Robert Deaton are executive producers.