The American Music Awards have announced their musical lineup for their star-studded award show, airing live at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 21st on ABC.
BTS, Megan Thee Stallion, Olivia Rodrigo, and Bad Bunny have been the first to be announced to perform.
For the first time ever, BTS and Megan Thee Stallion will perform their collaboration of the “Butter” Remix together in front of an audience. Rodrigo has not announced which song she will be singing from her freshman album, but we can expect a spectacular performance from the young artist. Bad Bunny announced that a world-premiere performance of “Lo Siento BB:/.”
Six-time AMA winners BTS have been nominated for three awards — including for Pop Group/Duo and Artist of the Year. Megan Thee Stallion is up for three awards — Favorite Female Hip-Hop Artist, Hip-Hop Album, and Best Trending Song for the hit “Body”.
For her AMA debut, Rodrigo has received seven nominations, including Artist of the Year and New Artist of the Year. Bad Bunny is up for five nominations, including Latin Artist and Latin Album. He is also nominated twice in the Latin Song for his collaboration with Jhay Cortez ‘DAKITI’ and his song with Rosalia “LA NOCHE DE ANOCHE.”
Rapper Cardi B is set to host the event.
The AMA winners are determined entirely by fans. Fans can vote through TikTok (search AMAs) or here. Voting is open now through November 16. Tickets are also now on sale now at axs.com.
The AMAs will air live on November 21, at 8 p.m. EST on ABC, and will be available to stream the next day on Hulu.