While ABC is set to air the 2016 American Music Awards (AMAs) live on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT, E! is gearing up for their live, streaming fashion coverage. Beginning at 6 p.m., E! Live From The Red Carpet: The 2016 American Music Awards will begin covering red carpet arrivals of stars, celebrities, and performers as they make their way to the Microsft Theater in Los Angeles, California.
Saturday Night Live alumni Jay Pharaoh will co-host with model Gigi Hadid. Tinashe and Jason Kennedy will co-host E! Live from the Red Carpet: The 2016 American Music Awards. On Monday, Nov. 21, at 8 p.m. ET, Fashion Police will cover all the big events and fashion hits and misses on E!. Between ABC and E!, there are several ways to watch the shows live online. Check out the videos above for news updates and behind-the-scenes footage of the 2016 American Music Awards.
American Music Awards: Watch Live Stream
ABC users can watch the 2016 American Music Awards live, online at the official ABCGo site. Those who want to catch the E! Live From the Red Carpet: 2016 American Music Awards show can access E! online here. The live streams provide opportunities for those who might be away from their computers, yet still want to watch the shows. You can also watch Monday’s special American Music Awards edition of Fashion Police online at E!.
The 2016 American Music Awards Full List of Nominees and Categories
The 2016 American Music Awards categories include New Artist of the Year, Artist of the Year, Collaboration of the Year, Tour of the Year, Video of the Year, Favorite Male Artist Pop/Rock, Favorite Female Artist Pop/Rock, Favorite Duo or Group Pop/Rock, Favorite Album Pop/Rock, Favorite Song Pop/Rock, Favorite Male Artist Country, Favorite Female Artist Country, Favorite Duo or Group Country, Favorite Country Album, Favorite Country Song, Favorite Artist Rap/Hip Hop, Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Song, Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Album, Favorite Male Artist Soul/R&B, Favorite Female Artist Soul/R&B, Favorite Soul/ R&B Album, Favorite Soul/R&B Song, Favorite Artist Alternative Rock, Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist, Favorite Latin Artist, Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist, Favorite Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist, and Top Soundtrack. You may view a full list of the 2016 American Music Awards nominees and categories at the site.
American Music Awards: How to Vote
If you want further information about the American Music Awards, such as how to vote for best new artist or artist of the year, what hashtags are trending and who the performers and presenters will be, you can find plenty of information at the official website: The AMAs. At this time, voting for New Artist of the Year is still open and there are five contestants: Alessia Cara, The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Zayn, and Shawn Mendes. The five nominees for Artist of the Year include Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Rihanna, Carrie Underwood, and Ariana Grande.
American Music Awards: Performers
The current list of scheduled 2016 American Music Awards performers include Justin Bieber, James Bay, Halsey, The Chainsmokers, DJ Khaled (featuring Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Future and August Alsina), Lady Gaga, Green Day, Fifth Harmony, Ariana Grande (featuring Nicki Minaj), John Legend, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5 (featuring Kendrick Lamar), Niall Horan, Shawn Mendes, Sting, Twenty One Pilots, and The Weeknd.
Will Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez Be Reunited at the 2016 AMAs?
There’s a lot of social buzz surrounding Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez both being at the 2016 American Music Awards. Known for their on-again, off again romance, many fans wish to see Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez reunited. While they might not proclaim their undying love for each other, a new report by E! News states that Selena Gomez might make an AMAs appearance. Selena announced in August that she would take a break from the public spotlight, following her Revival Tour to focus on her health. Selena Gomez hs been diagnosed with lupus. While there are plenty of Beliebers who want Justin Bieber for themselves, there are still a large number of fans who’d love to see Justin and Selena together again.
The 2016 American Music Awards on Social Media
One of the best ways to stay up to date with everything regarding the 2016 American Music Awards music and fashion news is through social media. The official AMAs are on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Google Plus, and Instagram. Fans are using the hashtag #AMAs to share stories, photos, and videos.
Are you going to watch the E! Live From the Red Carpet: 2016 American Music Awards special, as well as the AMAs and Fashion Police? Who do you think will be the best dressed of the night’s performers? Are you going to watch the shows live, online, or on television?
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