The upcoming American Music Awards include nominations for amazing music artists like Dua Lipa, Roddy Ricch, The Weeknd, Bad Bunny, Justin Bieber and more. First time American Music Awards nominations comprises Megan Thee Stallion, Da Baby, and Doja Cat.
With COVID 19 regulations still ensued, this year’s AMA’s will be virtual. The virtual AMA’s award show will also feature many of our favorite artists going category for category. The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch are tied for the most AMA nominations this year, both acquiring 8 each. Da Baby, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Bad Bunny and Doja Cat are also tied, bringing in 4 nominations each.
First time nominees Doja Cat and Da Baby are both up for new artist of the year, alongside Roddy Ricch, Lil Baby, Meg Thee Stallion, and Lewis Capaldi. First-time nominee Meg Thee Stallion earned five nods, making the rapper the most nominated female artist this year.
Top AMA winner Taylor Swift will possibly break her own record if she wins any AMA she is nominated for. Currently Ms. Taylor holds the title for most AMA wins of all time, earning a total of 29 AMA’s.
The 2020 AMA’s will air on ABC at 8PM ET on Nov. 22 from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.