MGM Grand hosts Billboard Music Awards

Dec 2, 2002 11:17 PM

The 2002 Billboard Music Awards will broadcast live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena Monday, Dec. 9 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) on FOX. Tickets are priced at $150, $75 and $40, not including applicable service charges. Call MGM Grand Reservations at (800) 929-1111 or (702) 891-7777 for information

Direct from the legendary Las Vegas Strip and featuring performances and appearances by today’s chart-topping artists, the 2002 Billboard Music Awards will honor the year’s No. 1 artists and No. 1 songs, as determined by record charts, sales and radio airplay.

Once again, the MGM Grand Garden Arena will play host as the stars of the music world gather for the 13th consecutive year to celebrate the top musicians of the year.

The Billboard Music Awards has been televised exclusively on FOX since the show’s inception. Hosts, along with performers, award nominees and presenters will be announced prior to the event.

The 2002 Billboard Music Awards is presented by MGM Grand, "The City of Entertainment," which is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM MIRAGE.