The 2021 Billboard Music Awards will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, May 23 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on NBC. But before Jonas does the honors of hosting the BBMAs for the first time, Billboard has collected their best hosting gigs from the past below.
The Jonas Brothers member co-hosted the January 8, 2010 episode of Live! With Regis and Kelly. He replaces Regis Philbin and joins Kelly Ripa to interview Zach Braff and Marion Cotillard. The 17-year-old teen sensation was greeted by screaming fans in the audience, much to Ripa’s surprise.
June 2013: Miss USA contest
Although his wife Priyanka Chopra has the titles of Miss India and Miss World to her credit, and ex-girlfriend Olivia Culpo has been crowned Miss USA and Miss Universe, Jonas has had her own experience in the pageant world. He co-hosted the 2013 Miss USA pageant with IS! New personality Giuliana Rancic. During the bikini competition, he brought out his brothers Joe and Kevin Jonas to perform “Pom Poms”, “Neon” and “First Time”.
Mars 2015: Kids ‘Choice Awards
Nick broke out in an electrifying opening performance of “Chains” and “Jealous” and got slimed at the 2015 KCAs, which marked the first time he has hosted an awards show.
February 2021: Saturday Night Live
Jonas served a dual role during the February 27, 2021 episode of SNL hosting and performing songs from his latest album Astronaut. But he assured fans (and his brother Kevin in the audience) during his opening monologue that the JoBros are still intact regardless of his solo musical pursuit while performing in comedy skits, which can be revisited here. .