Fashion Slays and Slip Ups at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards

Stars have only just begun walking the 2016 Billboard Music Awards red carpet and it’s already filled with fashion inspiration.

Host Ciara and fiancé Russell Wilson are dressed to the nines along with DJ Khaled, whose all black ensemble is a major key to best dressed success. But amidst the copious amounts of slay, there were a few slip ups.

Check out all of the hits and misses from the 2016 Billboard Music Awards red carpet here.

  • 1 Slay: Rihanna
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    Come all the way through, Rihanna.

  • 2 Slay: Russell Wilson and Ciara
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    They’re headed to the altar, but first, the red carpet.

  • 3 Slay: DJ Khaled
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    All black suit? That’s a major key.

  • 4 Slip up: Meghan Trainor
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    Meghan Trainor usually brings the slay, but this glittery ensemble is giving more holiday vibes than spring.

  • 5 Slay: Serayah McNeill
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    The Empire star is upstaging even Cookie Lyon tonight.

  • 6 Slip up: Ariana Grande
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    This Dangerous Woman always brings stye inspo, but tonight’s look is more spider web than slay.

  • 7 Slay: Keke Palmer
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    Keke is serving all kinds of fire tonight.

  • 8 Slay: Zendaya
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    Zendaya is dressed to the gods.

  • 9 Slip up: Demi Lovato
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    Beautiful Demi Lovato is a fashion trailblazer, but we’re not feeling the gloves and tweed tonight.

  • 10 Slay: Laverne Cox
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    Laverne is not messing around with this gorgeous black gown.

  • 11 Slip up: Z LaLa
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    Z LaLa is always adventurous with her looks, but we can’t wrap our heads around this one.

  • 12 Slay: Britney Spears
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    Britney nailed it—cape and all.

  • 13 Slay: Fifth Harmony
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    The “Work From Home” ladies came correct for the BBMAs.

  • 14 Slip up: Kesha
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    We couldn’t be happier to see Kesha in her element once again, but we’re not feeling the purple suit.

  • 15 Slay: Kelly Rowland
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    From the slicked back hair to the silver gown, Kelly Rowland did it right.

Beyonce’s Ivy Park line is a definite it. Watch as VH1 staffers try on the key pieces from Ivy Park in the following video.

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