Ciara to host the Billboard 2022 Women in Music Awards
March is Women’s History Month. It’s also the month of the Billboard Women in Music Awards, scheduled for March 2 in Los Angeles at the YouTube Theater.
Ciara was appointed master of ceremonies to help celebrate groundbreaking women of various genres and eras, including Summer Walker (Chartbreaker Award), Doja Cat (Powerhouse Award), and Bonnie Raitt (Icon Award), to name a few .
Revealing her role as host, the Grammy-winning diva said in a tweet, “It’s gonna be fun! See you on March 2! @billboard #BBWomenInMusic”.
Billboard, for the first time, will allow the public to purchase tickets to the Women in Music Awards. Tickets will go on sale in February, but a specific date has yet to be announced. The rewards will also be available for streaming.
Ciara, who will make an appearance in Janet Jackson JANET documentary on A&E and Lifetime, has kept a low profile in the music arena.
She appeared on Walker’s closing track always on it album last year, while being discussed in Elijah Blake Board + Pen installment for the “DUI” track.
In unrelated music news, Ciara and husband Russell Wilson are dating Why not you?a children’s book named after their Why Not You Foundation. It comes out on March 1.
—Ciara (@ciara) January 27, 2022