Ariana & Nicki, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, John Legend Scheduled To Perform At AMAs

Ariana and Nicki in Side To Side Video [Republic Records]

Five of music’s highest-profile stars have been added to the American Music Awards lineup.

ABC confirms that The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, John Legend and Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj will perform at the November 20 ceremony. Grande and Minaj will perform together.

They join previously confirmed performers James Bay, Fifth Harmony, Lady Gaga, Green Day, Bruno Mars, Twenty One Pilots, Sting, and The Chainsmokers with Halsey.

Additional performers for the broadcast, which airs at 8PM ET on 11/20, will be confirmed soon.

Written by Brian Cantor

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