2019 American Music Awards: How to Watch, Who's Hosting, Presenters, Performers and More

The awards show kicks off in Los Angeles on Sunday.

The 2019 American Music Awards are just days away. 

This year's biggest and brightest artists will come together on Sunday to celebrate what a year it's been for music. Stars like Taylor Swift, Christina Aguilera, Post Malone, Travis Scott, Green Day, Kesha, Lizzo, Camila Cabello, Thomas Rhett and more will also gather at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live for the world's biggest fan-voted awards show. 

Fresh on the heels of the 2020 GRAMMY nominations, which saw Lizzo, Lil Nas X and Billie Eilish receive 8, 6 and 6 nods respectively, the show could prove as a test of momentum heading into the GRAMMYs in January.

ET is your go-to resource for all things AMAs, as we'll be on the scene with the biggest stars for the night's biggest moments. From the hottest performances to touching acceptance speeches, you won't want to miss ET's coverage. Here's everything you need to know:

How Do I Watch ET's Coverage?: Follow along on ET Live, by downloading the ET Live mobile app from the Google Play store or Apple App Store. Or stream ET Live on your Roku, Apple TV, Pluto TV or Amazon Fire TV device.

When Does It Start?: The awards show will be broadcast live on ABC starting at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, Nov. 24. The American Music Awards are scheduled to end at 11 p.m. ET.  

Who Is Hosting?: Ciara will emcee the awards show this year. 

Who Is Presenting?: Presenters include Carrie Underwood, Heidi Klum, Jenna Dewan, Paula Abdul, Kelsea Ballerini, Tyra Banks, Kane Brown, Chadwick Boseman, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan + Shay, Katherine Langford, Ben Platt, Billy Porter, Constance Wu, Misty Copeland, Rivers Cuomo, David Dobrik, Michael Ealy, Maddie Hasson, Maya Hawke, Jameela Jamil, Jharrel Jerome, Taran Killam, Regina King, Dan Levy, Megan Thee Stallion, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Cobie Smulders and Pete Wentz. Additionally, legendary singer/songwriter Carole King with present Swift with the Artist of the Decade award.

Who Is Nominated?: Post Malone leads the list of nominees this year, with seven nods. Ariana Grande and first-time nominee Billie Eilish follow with six nominations each, while Taylor Swift is set to receive the Artist of the Decade award. Swift could also break a big record this year for most AMA wins of all time; she's already won 23 AMAs throughout her career. 

Who Is Performing?: The show has an all-star lineup this year, with acts like the Jonas Brothers, Cabello, Billie Eilish, Selena Gomez, Dua Lipa, Lizzo, Rhett and Shania Twain taking the stage. Following back-and-forth drama with Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta of her former record label, Big Machine, Swift will also perform a medley of her hits

How Do I Follow Along?: With ET, of course! Follow @etnow on Twitter and @entertainmenttonight on Instagram. 

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