Janelle Monae's groundbreaking album, Dirty Computer, is one of five albums by women nominated for the top prize at Grammy Awards this year. Brandi Carlile is the most nominated woman with six nominations, including bids for song and record of the year with The Joke.
Bishop Charles H. Ellis III led Franklin's funeral and awkwardly greeted Grande on stage. Images of the moment showed Ellis' hand holding Grande well above her waist, with his fingers pressing against one side of her chest.
Tuesday marks a year since the Manchester Arena in the UK was bombed during American singer Ariana Grande concert, killing 22 people and injuring nearly 60. Last week, for the first time since the attack, Grande spoke out about the attack. She described it as the "absolute worst of humanity".
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra took some time off from her shooting to attend the Billboard Music Awards. Among the performers were Madonna, Rihanna, Kesha, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton.