Spears to make stage comeback at Billboard awards

Updated: May 22, 2011, 15:08 PM IST

Los Angeles: Singer Britney Spears is set to return to the stage after battling personal problems - she will perform at the Billboard Music Awards.

Spears will do an opening number with singer Rihanna, reports usmagzine.com.

The 29-year-old popstar will also be performing for the first time with Nicki Minaj, 26, who will join Spears on her tour this year. They will perform on a remix of Spears` hit "Till The World Ends".

"I`m obviously honoured to be out with Britney. She`s freakin` paved the way for so many things right now in pop culture. I`m excited to be on with her," said Minaj.