The performers for the 2022 Billboard Music Awards have been announced. On Tuesday (April 19), NBC unveiled the first round of artists set to take the stage at the annual award show. Included in the star-studded lineup are Megan Thee Stallion, Latto and Nigeria’s own Burna Boy, who will all be making their debut performances at the ceremony. the 2022 event will see Mary J. Blige as she receives the Icon Award for her excellence on the Billboard charts and in the music industry. The 2022 Billboard Music Awards will air on May 15 on NBC at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT. More announcements, including the recipient of this year’s Change Maker Award, will be made at a later date.