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Chrissy Teigen & John Legend - Billboard Awards 2012

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend snuggle up on the white carpet at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday (May 20) in Las Vegas.

John is teaming up with Jordin Sparks to perform a tribute to Whitney Houston at tonight’s event.

Robin Thicke also appeared on the red carpet – he and John are working together on the upcoming ABC show Duets.

The Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Modern Family‘s Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell, airs live today from 8-11pm ET on ABC. Don’t forget to tune in!

FYI: Chrissy is wearing a cherry red strapless leather satin dress from Georges Chakra Couture.

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Zooey Deschanel - Billboard Awards 2012

Zooey Deschanel keeps it cute at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday (May 20) in Las Vegas, Nev.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Zooey Deschanel

The 32-year-old entertainer paired her silver embellished sleeveless cocktail Moschino dress with Miu Miu shoes.

The Billboard Music Awards, hosted by Modern Family‘s Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell, airs live today from 8-11pm ET on ABC. Don’t forget to tune in – performers include LMFAO, Alicia Keys, and Kelly Clarkson!

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Julianne Hough - Billboard Awards 2012

Julianne Hough flashes a smile at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday (May 20) in Las Vegas.

“Getting ready! Excited to be presenting at the @billboard music awards later! #bbma,” the 23-year-old actress and singer tweeted earlier in the day.

“@billboard music awards just kicked off! Who are you excited to see perform tonight?!” Julianne wrote in another tweet.

Julianne can next be seen on the big screen in Rock of Ages, opposite Tom Cruise, Diego Boneta, and Malin Akerman.

The flick, also co-starring Alec Baldwin and Catherine Zeta-Jones, hits theaters June 15!

FYI: Julianne is wearing a Kaufman Franco dress, Nicholas Kirkwood shoes, and H Stern jewels.

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Alicia Keys: Billboard Awards 2012 with Swizz Beatz!

Alicia Keys and husband Swizz Beatz hit the white carpet at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday (May 20) in Las Vegas.

The 31-year-old singer will be presenting the Billboard Icon Award to Stevie Wonder during tonight’s telecast.

Alicia will also be performing with him – the duet comes eight years after the two performed “Higher Ground” at the 2004 MTV VMAs, according to EW.

“Backstage working out the songs with #steviewonder yesterday! I’m like a kid in a candy store! #bbma,” Alicia tweeted.

FYI: Alicia is wearing Azzedine Alaia Couture, Repossi earrings, Jennifer Fisher hand piece, and Brian Atwood heels.

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Carrie Underwood: Billboard Awards 2012 with Mike Fisher!

Carrie Underwood and hubby Mike Fisher arrive at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday (May 20) in Las Vegas.

The 29-year-old country star looked beautiful in a silver and rose tulle draped Oscar de la Renta gown, silver open toe pumps, and Cara vanity case.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Carrie Underwood

“Just did rehearsals for the Billboard Awards!” Carrie tweeted the day before. “Can’t wait until tomorrow! #BBMA”

Tune in TONIGHT at 8 p.m. on ABC to see performances from Carrie, Kelly Clarkson, LMFAO, Chris Brown, and Justin Bieber!

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