This is the second year the Peacock will air the three-hour awards. The Voice coach and Season 1 American Idol winner also hosted last year.
“I had so much fun hosting the Billboard Music Awards last year that I’m back for more,” Clarkson said in a statement. “We’re turning it up a notch this year, and I can’t wait to celebrate all of my fellow amazing artists for another unforgettable night of live music.”
Clarkson is a three-time Grammy winner who has racked up 11 top 10 singles and three No. 1s since her 2002 debut. All eight of her studio albums have reached the Top 3 in the U.S., including three chart-toppers. Her most recent album, 2017’s Meaning of Life,