On Sunday, May 19, 2013, Celine Dion presented an award at the 2013 Billboard Music Awards to Taylor Swift, for the category "Artist of the Year". The ceremony was held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was aired live at 8 p.m. ET on ABC in the United States.
On backstage, Celine was photographed with Madonna, will.i.am, Cee Lo Green and Dan Kanter.