Tyler, The Creator, Maneskin and Diplo are scheduled to perform at the 2021 American Music Awards (AMA).
The annual fan-voted awards ceremony takes place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on November 21, with the latest generation of performers set to join Coldplay, BTS, Silk Sonic, Olivia Rodrigo, Bad Bunny and Megan Thee Stallion.
Diplo will be the DJ of the evening and Maneskin, winner of Eurovision 2021, will make his debut on the glitzy evening.
K-pop megastars BTS and hit “WAP” singer Megan will give the live debut of their hit remix of the first song “Butter”.
The Grammy-nominated septet also has the chance to win the Favorite Pop Song Gong for ‘Butter, Favorite Pop Duo or Group and Artist of the Year, while the Houston rapper is up for three awards, including the album. Favorite Rap / Hip -Hop for “good news”.
“Good 4 U” hitmaker Olivia leads the field with seven nods and will also take the stage, as will Bad Bunny, who is set to perform “Lo Siento BB: /” with Tainy and Julieta Venegas for the first time.
Latin megastar Doja Cat and Giveon received five nods each, while The Weeknd has a total of six nominations.
Olivia is nominated in the Artist, Favorite Female Pop Artist and New Artist of the Year categories, while the “Driver’s License” is vying for Favorite Trending Song, Music Video and Pop Song, and her song “Sour Is preset for the favorite song. Album, putting her with a good chance of breaking the record for most wins for a first-time nominee, which is currently held by Justin Bieber and Olivia Newton-John with four apiece.
Olivia will contest the Artist of the Year awards against The Weeknd, last year’s winner Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, BTS and Drake.
Taylor and Ariana will also compete for the female pop artist against Olivia, Doja Cat and Dua Lipa, while the male pop artist will see Justin Bieber try to win the accolade for the second year in a row if he can beat the competition from The Weeknd. , Ed Sheeran, Drake and Lil Nas X.
The Weeknd is also nominated for Favorite R&B Male Artist, as well as Favorite Music Video and Pop Song for “Save Your Tears” and Favorite Latin Song for “Hawai,” his collaboration with Maluma.
Taylor currently holds the record for most AMA wins of all time at 32, so she hopes to add to her tally again at the ceremony, during which her record “evermore” is also up for the album. favorite pop.
Celebrities like Billy Porter, Machine Gun Kelly, Brandy, Ansel Elgort, Rachel Zegler, JoJo Siwa and Winnie Harlow will hand out prizes that night.
Cardi B hosts the Starry Night.