The 2021 Billboard Music Awards are all about music, but they also brought back a more traditional red carpet, with celebrities and musicians rocking their most over-the-top, celebratory ensembles for the big night. We saw Kehlani looking like the literal fire emoji in a dramatic red gown and the Jonas Brothers hitting the red carpet with their collaborator Marshmello. Machine Gun Kelly painted his tongue black to match his black-and-white manicure, while SZA threw it back to the early ‘00s in her cutout dress with a major slit.

It seems like red was the color of the moment, as many celebs chose the eye-catching shade as their signature color for the event. As always, these celebs brought their formalwear A-game, and we’ve highlighted some of our favorite ‘fits from the 2021 Billboard Music Awards:

Kehlani

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Kehlani served up red hot glamour in her crimson Tony Ward gown with puffed sleeves and a cutout red sequin bustier top. She accessorized her gown with a diamond lariat necklace, long, loose waves, and a coordinating sparkly red eye makeup look.

BTS

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They wowed everyone with the first-ever live performance of “Butter” and took home all four awards they were nominated for, but BTS also served up fashion in coordinating black and dark silver-grey suits.

Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox

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