BTS at the 2020 American Music Awards on AMAs Nominations,

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BTS spoke ahead of their 2020 American Music Awards (AMAs) performance. The pop phenomenon will give the debut performance of “Life Will Go On” along with their smash hit, “Dynamite.” In addition to their performance, this year the group is nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group and Social Artist.

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The show will broadcast live from The Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.  Nominees are based on key fan interactions, as reflected on the Billboard charts. Some of the factors include streaming, album and digital song sales, radio airplay, and social activity.  It reflects the time period of Sept. 27, 2019, through Sept. 24, 2020. The AMA winners are voted entirely by fans.

Taraji P. Henson will make her especially epic AMAs hosting debut. Billie Eilish will give her debut performance of “Therefore I Am.” BTS will also debut “Life Goes On” along with “Dynamite.”

Additionally, Jennifer Lopez and Maluma (“Pa’ Ti” and “Lonely”), Shawn Mendes (“Wonder” and “Monster” feat. Justin Bieber), Katy Perry (“Only Love” with Darius Rucker), Lil Baby (“Emotionally Scarred”), Megan Thee Stallion (“Body”), The Weeknd (“In Your Eyes” feat. Kenny G, and “Save Your Tears”).

Additional superstar appearances by 24kGoldn with Iann Dior (“Mood”), Bad Bunny, Bebe Rexha Feat. Doja Cat (“Baby, I’m Jealous”), Bell Biv DeVoe (“Poison” and “Do Me”), Dan + Shay, Justin Bieber (“Holy” and “Lonely” with Benny Blanco), Lewis Capaldi (“Before You Go”), Machine Gun Kelly with Travis Barker, Nelly with Cedric The Entertainer (“Country Grammar,” “E.I.,” and “Ride Wit Me”).

Finally, presenters include Anthony Anderson, Cara Delevingne, Christian Serratos, Ciara, David Dobrik, Derek Hough, G-Eazy, Kristin Cavallari, Laverne Cox, Megan Fox, Paris Hilton and Tayshia Adams.

Furthermore, tune in to the 2020 American Music Awards on Sunday, Nov. 22 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

Jacklyn is the Editor In Chief of Stage Right Secrets. Jacklyn's photography and articles can also be found on The Recording Academy's GRAMMYPro, GRAMMYU, PopCrush, Taste of Country, among other outlets. Besides press Jacklyn is a "Jack of All Trades" working various jobs at local concerts and touring.