10 Reasons to Be Pumped for the #AMAs

10 Reasons to Be Pumped for the #AMAs
5 Seconds Of Summer arrive at the 2014 American Music Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles, CA on November 23, 2014. (Photo By Adam Orchon/Sipa USA) (Sipa via AP Images)

One night, tons of top artists, and you get to pick the winners. The “2015 American Music Awards” give fans a chance to voice their choice for their favorite artists, and it’s always a must-see evening for music lovers with plenty of incredible live performances. Thousands of votes have been tallied, and we can’t wait to see who comes out on top this Sunday at 8:00 pm ET on ABC.

This is your award show, so make sure you tune in to see all of America’s favorites in action. To get you even more excited, here are some awesome announcements about what you can expect from this star-studded evening.

1. J. Lo is hosting AND performing. There’s nothing she can’t do.

2. Taylor Swift is one of the leading nominees for Artist of the Year, and fans can’t stop buzzing about her 1989 World Tour.

3. Three out of five Artist of the Year nominees are women: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj are bringing the girl power. Luke Bryan and One Direction round out the nominees.

4. Expect hot performances from 5 Seconds of Summer, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Carrie Underwood, and more.

5. A cappella superstars Pentatonix will perform an out-of-this-world rendition of John Williams’ Star Wars score.

6. The AMAs also have awesome duets on tap from Meghan Trainor & Charlie Puth and Luke Bryan & Karen Fairchild.

7. You can keep up with all the latest news by following the AMAs on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram, and use #AMAs to join the conversation.

8. The Biebs is performing during the big finale.

9. Every performer has a special Twitter emoji that you can unlock by using hashtags like #NickJonasAMAs, #ColdplayAMAs, and #StarWarsAMAs. Additional emoji will be announced soon.

10. Tons of nominees are on tour right now. Catch these 2015 American Music Awards Nominees live.


Tune in to the “2015 American Music Awards” on Sunday, November 22 at 8:00 pm ET on ABC. For a full list of nominees please visit http://www.theamas.com/2015-nominees.

Post last update: 11.18.2015