Broadcast airs reside October ninth on ABC
Dick Clark Productions and ABC have introduced a red-hot collaboration from multi-platinum promoting artist Ciara and two-time American Music Award winner Missy Elliott, in addition to a efficiency from singer/songwriter and first-time AMA nominee Dua Lipa. Ciara, Missy and Dua be part of beforehand introduced performers Benny Blanco with Halsey & Khalid, Cardi B that includes Bad Bunny and J Balvin, Mariah Carey, Post Malone that includes Ty Dolla $ign, and Carrie Underwood, in addition to a transferring tribute to the Queen Soul, Aretha Franklin. Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, the 2018 American Music Awards, the world’s largest fan-voted awards present, will broadcast reside from the Microst Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, October ninth at eight pm EDT on ABC.
Set to carry out on the American Music Awards stage for the primary time since in 2005, award-winning artist Ciara can be joined by hip hop and R&B legend Missy Elliott for 2 heavy-hitting performances, together with Ciara’s “Level Up,” which debuted on the Billboard Hot 100, ranked within the Top 10 on the Digital Song Sales chart, and have become the No. 1-trending subject on YouTube after spawning the Level Up Challenge. Additionally, Ciara will carry out “Dose,” the brand new single from her forthcoming studio album. American Music Awards newcomer and New Artist the Year introduced by Capital One Savor Card nominee, Dua Lipa, will take the AMAs efficiency stage for the primary time with two her hits from the entire version her self-titled, debut studio album, together with “Electricity,” her newest Billboard Hot 100 collaboration. Since its debut, the favored home monitor has landed spots amongst Billboard’s Dance Club Songs, Hot Dance/Electronic Songs and Pop Songs airplay charts.
Nominations have been introduced earlier this month with Cardi B and Drake main the pack, with eight attainable wins every. Ed Sheeran and Post Malone every earned six nominations. Camila Cabello, nominated 5 instances this yr, may win her first AMA as a solo artist. Drake, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone, Ed Sheeran, and Taylor Swift are all up for Artist the Year.
The American Music Awards, the world’s largest fan-voted awards present, is the place music fans watch their favourite artists and popular culture icons come collectively to honor idols, newcomers and record-breakers within the modern music scene. From Pop and Rock, to Country, Hip Hop and past, this yr’s present will rejoice some the very best moments in music with appearances by in the present day’s brightest stars and reside performances from the largest names within the business.
American Music Awards nominees are based mostly on key fan interactions as mirrored on Billboard.com, together with streaming, album and digital tune gross sales, radio airplay, social exercise and touring. These measurements are tracked by Billboard and its knowledge companions, together with Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound, and mirror the time interval September 15, 2017 by way of August 9, 2018. The American Music Awards winners are voted totally by followers.
Voting is now open in all classes besides New Artist the Year introduced by Capital One Savor Card, Favorite Social Artist and Collaboration the Year, which is able to all open on Monday, September 24th. For New Artist the Year introduced by Capital One Savor Card, Favorite Social Artist and Collaboration the Year, followers can vote for every award 100 instances per day, per voting platform in a single or each the methods under. Fans can vote for all different awards as soon as per day, per voting platform.
- Via net at VoteAMAs.com
- Posting a tweet on Twitter that features the nominee’s identify or Twitter deal with, the class identify and #AMAs throughout the tweet
Voting for New Artist the Year introduced by Capital One Savor Card and Collaboration the Year will shut on Tuesday, October ninth at 5:59:59 pm PT, one hour into the reside broadcast. Voting for all different classes will shut on Thursday, October 4th at 11:59:59 pm PT.