The AMA 2014 American Music Awards take place tonight with a host of musical performers and presenters on the schedule. The annual awards cover all major popular music genres and takes place at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. The AMA host for tonight is a familiar face, having handled the duties before. The awards have a primetime start time and airs live on a prominent TV channel nationwide.
Rapper Pitbull is hosting the American Music Awards once again tonight, and he’ll be in good company. The list of AMA 2014 performers includes Taylor Swift who will perform a selection from her new album 1989, 5 Seconds of Summer Mary J. Blige, Charli XCX, Fergie, Lorde who will perform her new song Yellow Flicker Beat, Sam Smith, and the band One Direction. The winners have been selected by fan voting, giving the show a uniquely populist flavor.
Tonight’s AMA 2014 American Music Awards have a scheduled starting time of 8:00pm eastern time and will air on TV channel ABC through 11:00pm or whenever they finish.