The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch top the list of candidates to win an award at the ceremony to be held on November 22.
In the midst of the restrictive scenario that the pandemic forces, this Sunday, November 22 delivery of the traditional American Music Awards (AMAs), which will be broadcast from its usual stage in Los Angeles with the conduction and comments of Ileana Rodríguez and Rafa Sarmiento.
The award ceremony can be seen, live and direct, from 22 in Argentina (19 in Mexico, 20 in Colombia and 22 in Chile), by TNT in Spanish and by the TNT Series signal in its original language.
The preview of the show with all the details that will happen before and during the delivery ceremony, it will begin from 9:15 pm in Argentina and Chile (at 6:15 p.m. in Mexico and at 7:15 p.m. in Colombia).
Lety Sahagún, Karol Sevilla and Mario Bautista, in charge of the presentations, will participate in this special segment.
This distinction recognizes best and most popular artists of last season’s music, thanks to the fan vote who choose their most outstanding artists.
The AMAs of this peculiar 2020 have as favorites The Weeknd and the rapper Roddy Ricch, who received eight nominations each. In this way, both have the possibility of being consecrated in the category of Best Artist of the Year.
For its part, Megan Thee Stallion earned five nominations, and was ranked as the female artist with the highest recognition. She and Roddy Ricch also achieved a space in the category of New Artist of the Year.
In the category of Artist of the Year are, among others, the singers who have led in music during these months, with their hits like Justin Bieber, Post Malone, Roddy Ricch, Taylor Swift, and The Weeknd.
While in the category of New Artist of the Year they compete Lewis Capaldi, Doja Cat, DaBaby, LilBaby, Roddy Ricch and Megan Thee Stallion. In the case of Doja Cat and DaBaby, it has the extra spice of being their first nominations.
On the other hand, among the best collaborations are Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion nominated for WAP; DaBaby and Roddy Ricch for Rockstar; Dan + Shay and Justin Bieber for 10.000 hours, plus stars Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande for Rain On Me. They are joined in competition in that category, Megan Thee Stallion with Beyoncé for her work Savage Remix.
In addition, in the Favorite Video of the Year category, Doja Cat is in the race forSay So; Future y Drake por Life is Good; again Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande for Rain On Me; Taylor Swift, by Cardigan, and The Weeknd for Blinding Lights.
The American Music Awards perform each year recognition of the best artists of the year based on its success on the Billboard, in an eligibility period that spans from September 27, 2019 to September 24, 2020.
In the previous edition, the artists who established themselves among the best were, among others, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Candi B, Carrie Underwood, the South Korean band BTS, Marshmello, Beyoncé, J. Balvin, Laurie Daigle and Billie Eilish. The young singer managed to be crowned Best New Artist of the Year, one of the most desired categories.
Justin Bieber – Post Malone – Roddy Ricch – Taylor Swift – The Weeknd
Lewis Capaldi – Doja Cat – DaBaby – Lil Baby – Roddy Ricch – Megan Thee Stallion
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion WAP – DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch Rockstar – Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber 10,000 Hours – Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande Rain On Me – Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé Savage Remix