Madonna and Bruce Springsteen are among the few veteran acts named as finalists for multiple honors at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, which will be handed out on Sunday, May 19, in Las Vegas.
Madonna is in the running for three awards -- Top Touring Artist, Top Dance Artist and Top Dance Album for her 2012 release MDNA . Springsteen also will compete for the Top Touring Artist prize, along with ex- Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters , Coldplay and Lady Gaga . In addition, the Boss will vie for a trophy in the Top Rock Artist category.
Lionel Richie , meanwhile, has been chosen as a finalist for the Top Country Album prize, thanks to his star-studded country duets collection Tuskegee .
Also during the 2013 Billboard Music Awards, Prince will be presented with the Billboard Icon Award for his career achievements, and will hit the stage for a special performance. This year's event will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena and will air live on ABC starting at 8 p.m. ET.
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