Performance/Award Highlights from 2015 AMAs!

Nov 23, 2015 | G-BLOG | 0 comments

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OH … WHAT A NIGHT!!!
 
The American Music Awards were full of stellar performances from some of the hottest singers/musicians of the year/decade! Performance highlights included The Weeknd performing his number one hit “The Hills,”
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Grammy-award winning a capella group Pentatonix (accompanied with a Symphony Orchestra) bringing the theme music of ‘Star Wars’ franchise to life with an always impressive vocal medley,
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and Canadian legend Celine Dion performing “Hymne a L’Amour” (popularized by French vocal legend Edith Piafa,) as a tribute to the many lives lost, and countless lives affected, in the recent Paris attacks.

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Then Justin Bieber closed off the night, performing his three smash hits “What Do You Mean/Where Are U Now/Sorry” from his newly release album ‘Purpose.’
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Take a look at some of the big AMA 2015 winners of the night:
 
-Artist of the Year: One Direction
-Song of the Year: Taylor Swift, ‘Blank Space’
-Favourite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Ed Sheeran
-Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: Nicki Minaj, ‘The Pinkprint’
-Favourite Soul/R&B Male Artist: The Weeknd
-Favourite Soul/R&B Female Artist: Rihanna
-Favourite Soul/R&B Album: The Weeknd, ‘Beauty Behind the Madness’
-Favourite Alternative Artist: Fall Out Boy
-Favourite Adult Contemporary Artist: Taylor Swift
-Favourite Soundtrack: ‘Pitch Perfect 2’
-Collaboration of the Year: Skrillex and Diplo featuring Justin Bieber, ‘Where Are Ü Now’
Source/Image: billboard.com

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