The princess of pop hit the stage in a red, crystal-embossed costume paired with matching red-heeled boots. Spears performed fan favorites such as “Toxic,” “Womanizer” and “I’m A Slave 4 U.”
The pop star made her BBMA debut in 1999 when she performed “Baby One More Time” and “Crazy.” That same year she won New Artist of the Year, Female Artist of the Year, Female Albums Artist of the Year and Female Singles Artist of the Year.
She took home two more awards in the years following: for Albums Artist of the Year in 2000, then the Hot Dance Sales Single of the Year in 2004 for her “Me Against the Music” song with Madonna.
Tonight, Spears is set to receive the Millennium Award. So far, Beyoncé and Whitney Houston have been the only artists to receive the award.
In 2015, Spears and Iggy Azalea performed their single “Pretty Girls” for the first time. Spears sported latex-like thigh-high boots in black. Another one of her most popular Billboard Music Awards performances came at the 2011 awards show when she joined Rihanna for “S&M.”
Earlier, Spears walked the carpet in a pair of statement Schutz Karlyanna gladiator sandals and Reem Acra dress.
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