Beyonce To Be Saluted by Michelle Obama, Bono, Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga
Beyonce, prepare to be bowled over. A highlight at this weekend”s Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas will undoubtedly be the tribute to honor the pop star with the Millennium Award. And the stage will be overflowing with famous friends saluting her talent.
Access Hollywood is reporting that none other than First Lady Michelle Obama will step into the spotlight take part in the tribute. Beyonce serenaded President Obama and his wife with “At Last,” as they danced at an inauguration ball in early 2009.
Insiders say other luminaries eager to honor Beyonce include Lady Gaga (her collaborator on the hit single “Telephone”), Bono, Stevie Wonder and Barbra Streisand.
Ken Jeong, star of “Hangover 2″ and “Community,” will host the star-studded event, which will also include performances from Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Keith Urban, Cee Lo Green and the Black Eyed Peas.
The roster of presenters includes Justin Timberlake (fresh off hosting “SNL”), Selena Gomez and “Glee” star Matthew Morrison. The Billboard Music Awards will air Sunday (8 p.m. ET) on ABC.
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