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Music’s biggest stars have made their way to Sin City for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, taking over the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday (May 21). Co-hosted by Ludacris (returning for a second year in a row) and Vanessa Hudgens, this year’s BBMAs is loaded with star-studded performances by Nicki Minaj with Lil’ Wayne, David Guetta, and Jason Derulo, Drake, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Florida Georgia Line, Imagine Dragons, John Legend, Sam Hunt, Lorde, and 2016 BBMAs Icon Award winner Celine Dion, who will celebrate the 20th anniversary of her Titanic theme song “My Heart Will Go On.”

Drake and The Chainsmokers lead the pack with 22 nominations each respectively. Twenty One Pilots follow with 17 nominations, Rihanna with 14, The Weeknd with 13 and Beyoncé with 8 nods.

Before the main show kicked off inside, many of the night’s stars showed off their stylish looks on the magenta carpet during their arrivals. Check out the red carpet looks at the 2017 BBMAs below.

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The biggest stars in entertainment and fashion are out on Monday night (May. 1), appearing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City for the 2017 Met Gala. Hosted by American Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, the 2017 edition is co-hosted by NFL Super Bowl champion Tom Brady, his supermodel wife Gisele Bündchen, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams. The theme for this year’s extravagant soiree is “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between,” as Ms. Kawakubo serves as honorary chairwomen alongside Caroline Kennedy, the former United States ambassador to Japan.

Considered the fashion-world’s equivalent of the Oscars, stars from all across the globe make their way to the glamorous event to observe Kawakubo’s exhibition that will include 150 of her most extraordinary designs dating as far back as the early 1980s.

Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Diddy and Cassie, Migos, Frank Ocean, Rita Ora, Kim Kardashian, Serena Williams, Future, Janelle Monáe and more showed off their unique and in some cases, flamboyant styles across the red carpet in front of thousands of photographers and press.

Check out photos from the star-studded event below.

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Pharrell has taken on the role as Chanel’s first handbag model. In their new ad campaign, Skateboard P rocks the Gabrielle bag while maintaining his ability to still move like a dude. Who else but Pharrell could honestly pull this commercial off—while still killing it?

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Nicki Minaj has taken another step in her ever-growing successful career. The Young Money Queen has signed on with Wilhelmina’s celebrity division. The stylish artist, who has worked with designers like Roberto Cavalli, is now taking her modeling career to a new level. A mainstay at fashion week in Paris, New York and Milan, plus with a major following on Instagram with 77 followers, the 34-year-old appears to be a natural fit in her new endeavour.

I love the synergy between my music and how it inspires my fashion. My message is always celebrating your own style,” Nicki tells Vogue in a statement. “I’m thrilled and honored to have signed with Wilhelmina—they get me.”

In related news, the music video for “Make Love” by Gucci Mane and Nicki will premiere on Tuesday morning (Mar. 28).

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On the latest episode of ‘Sneaker Shopping,’ Complex’s Joe La Puma catches up with WWE Superstar Enzo Amore at NYC’s rising consignment boutique Stadium Goods. During their time together, the pair talk wrestling in expensive sneakers, catching up to Shane McMahon’s collection and of course his favorites kicks of all time.

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Migos are the stars of Billboard Magazine’s upcoming March issue, which hits newsstands on Mar. 18. The cover story done by Chris Martins, chronicles the trio’s rise in Atlanta’s rap scene and jump to pop culture stardom over the past two years, leading up to their No. 1 smash-hit “Bad and Boujee” and chart-topping album CULTURE. Shot by Olivia Bee, the group of Takeoff, Quavo and Offset pose in a country-themed shoot, saddling up on horses and holding chickens as they’re draped in the latest styles by Haider Ackermann, AMIRI, Gucci, Saint Laurent, and more.

One quote catching the attention of readers is a comment by Quavo, touching on his homophobic comments on ILOVEMAKONNEN in his Rolling Stone profile. “We ain’t saying it’s nothing wrong with the gays,” Quavo told Rolling Stone. “He first came out talking about trapping and selling Molly, doing all that.” He’d later frown according to the feature, saying “That’s wack, bro.” Migos as a collective would issue a statement apologizing, and speaking with Billboard he touched on the subject.

“When [Makonnen’s] music came out, I thought it was hard, so if he would’ve come out the same way…,” he said. “I got a record with Frank Ocean [“Slide,” a Calvin Harris track featuring Migos and Ocean]. That closes my case.”

Check out photos and behind-the-scenes video from the shoot below.

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Big Sean is officially the newest member of Puma. Yesterday, the sportswear brand announced the G.O.O.D. Music rapper as their newest creative collaborator and global ambassador, joining a growing celebrity roster that includes The Weeknd, Kylie Jenner and, of course, Rihanna, who serves as creative director.

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Ciara celebrates motherhood in a beautiful feature for Harper’s Bazaar. The 31-year old, who is expecting a child with husband Russell Wilson, shows off her baby bump in a sexy maternity shoot for the magazine. Photographed by Dani Brubaker, CiCi is seen wearing a revealing trench by On Aura Tout Vu. The R&B singer poses in various shots, going topless in one particular photo where she’s seen covering her breasts as her baby bump stands out. An adorable family moment is also caught, as Ciara shares a smile with her 2-year-old son Future Zahir.

Currently 7 months pregnant, the glowing mother keeps tight-lipped when asked about the arrival time of her new child stating “I got this baby and my album.” In the feature, Ciara speaks on the importance of support, Future Zahir looking forward to being a big brother and more.

On the music side of things, the songstress/dancer is planning to release her seventh studio album later this year. It will mark her first full-length release since signing with Warner Bros. Records earlier this year.

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Rihanna is the cover girl of PAPER Magazine’s #BreakTheRules issue for March. Ten years after their first issue together, RiRi and PAPER deliver a Suicide Squad-themed cover shoot done at Alphabet City Deli & Grill in New York City’s East Village. In the photo spread which “took inspiration from her budding acting career and chameleon-like powers of transformation,” Rihanna goes with a futuristic glamorous look, highlighted by her thick green spiked hair.

We thought it would be interesting to put a superstar like Rih in such an everyday surrounding,” says Shannon Stokes, who styled Rihanna for the shoot along with Farren Fucci. “And Farren added the ‘future’ angle to give it a twist, so it became a challenge to envision what a girl who worked there might look like.” The pop superstar is seen wearing Dior, Faith Connexion, Acne Studios, Christian Louboutin, Off-White, Marc Jacobs and more.

Check out the full photo spread below.

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In honor of their forthcoming collection, H&M and The Weeknd joined forces to deliver the commercial for their upcoming “Spring Icons Selected” collaboration. Highlighting The Weeknd’s vision on what’s iconic for him, the collection mixes utility and street-wear silhouettes with tailored lines, bringing together the important menswear statements of the season.

The exclusive release is set to drop March 2nd in-stores and on www.hm.com.

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