Hold onto your virtual seats because Bigo Live is set to dazzle the entertainment world with the fifth edition of its spectacular annual event, the BIGO Awards Gala! For the first time ever, the glitz and glamour will unfold in the vibrant city of Las Vegas on January 16, 2024. This grand celebration promises an unforgettable night filled with outstanding broadcasters, global stars, and a whole lot of entertainment magic.
Global Unity: “Win Big on BIGO”
Bigo Live’s mission to create a global home where individuals and diverse communities can connect, create, and win together takes center stage with this year’s theme, “Win Big on BIGO.” The platform is all about fostering unity, and this gala is the ultimate showcase of the transformative power of livestreaming.
Star-Studded Lineup and Hosts
The evening will be co-hosted by none other than American columnist and media personality, Perez Hilton, alongside TV personality Natalie Nunn. Get ready for an opening act that’s set to blow your mind – a talent show featuring K-pop dancing, singing sensations, mesmerizing magic, and a drag musical and runway show that will leave you breathless.
The stage will be on fire with performances by international DJ WZRD, rapper JAQUAE, and the phenomenal artist Emie Conjurado from the Philippines. Brace yourself for a musical journey that highlights the incredible success stories of creators on the platform.
Global Recognition: Nominees from Around the World
The nominees, including “Ucepth” from France and “Tractrac” from the US, represent the diverse content and genres celebrated by Bigo Live. The platform is committed to recognizing outstanding contributions from creators worldwide.
Innovations and Progress
Bigo Live is not just about celebrating – it’s about evolving. The gala will also feature insights into the platform’s innovations and progress for 2024. Recently launched, the Amateur Streamers Incentive Program provides aspiring broadcasters with customized training, flexible scheduling, and global exposure. Additionally, a new mini drama series, “WolfsFolly,” adds a fresh layer to the dynamic content landscape.
Bigo Live’s Impact: Shaping the Creator Economy
In a world where digital content consumption is soaring, livestreaming is shaping the future of social media. Over the past seven years, BIGO Technology, through Bigo Live, has become a leader in growing the creator economy, with projections reaching a staggering US$480 billion by 2027. The platform’s commitment to innovation is recognized through prestigious awards, such as the APAC Insider Software Development Business Growth Excellence Award 2023 and Most Innovative Creative Content Company 2023 by AI Global Media.
Join the Global Celebration
Don’t miss out on the glitz, the talent, and the global camaraderie! Tune in on January 16 at 18:00 (GMT-8) through the Bigo Live app by searching BIGO ID: music. Download the Bigo Live app (available on iOS and Android) or follow Bigo Live on Facebook and Instagram for updates on this entertainment extravaganza.