Maroon 5 & Kendrick Lamar Closing American Music Awards With “Don’t Wanna Know”

Don't Wanna Know Video [Interscope]

Last year, Justin Bieber closed the American Music Awards with a medley.

This year, Maroon 5 and Kendrick Lamar will close the show with their duet.

The acts will perform “Don’t Wanna Know” as part of the T-Mobile Finale.

Other confirmed performers include The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, Ariana Grande featuring Nicki Minaj, John Legend, James Bay, Fifth Harmony, Lady Gaga, Green Day, Bruno Mars, Twenty One Pilots, a duet from The Chainsmokers and Halsey, and Sting.

Jay Pharoah and Gigi Hadid host.

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