Imagine Dragons cancel AMA efficiency | The Music Universe

Band was scheduled to carry out on the 2018 American Music Awards

Imagine Dragons have canceled their efficiency on the 2018 American Music Awards (AMAs) on Tuesday (Oct ninth). The group revealed an apology to social media over the weekend, citing “private household matter” as the rationale for the cancellation.

“W]e’re very sorry to share that we’re now not capable of carry out at this 12 months’s @AMAs resulting from a private household matter. S]ending tons like to the opposite performers, and we’ll be there in spirit,” the band tweets.

No alternative has been introduced by producers Dick Clark Productions or ABC. Imagine Dragons have been among the many first performers introduced for the annual award present broadcasting reside from the Microst Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, October ninth at eight pm ET on ABC.

Fans can nonetheless count on performances from Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Lopez, Ella Mai, Twenty One Pilots, Benny Blanco with Halsey and Khalid, Camila Cabello, Cardi B that includes Bad Bunny and J Balvin, Mariah Carey, Ciara that includes Missy Elliott, Dua Lipa, Shawn Mendes with Zedd, Post Malone that includes Ty Dolla $ign, Taylor Swift and extra. Gladys Knight, Ledisi, Mary Mary, Donnie McClurkin and CeCe Winans pays particular tribute to the Queen Soul, Aretha Franklin whereas Panic! At The Disco pay homage to Queen with a particular efficiency the award-winning hit “Bohemian Rhapsody.”

The group can also be nominated for Artist the Year together with Drake, Post Malone, Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift. The American Music Awards, the world’s largest fan-voted awards present, is the place music fanatics watch their favourite artists and popular culture icons come collectively to honor idols, newcomers and record-breakers within the modern music scene. American Music Awards nominees are based mostly on key fan interactions as mirrored on Billboard.com, together with streaming, album and digital track gross sales, radio airplay, social exercise and touring. Fans can vote for his or her favourite artist voteamas.com or posting a tweet on Twitter that features the nominee’s identify or Twitter deal with, the class identify and #AMAs inside the tweet.