The 2021 American Music Awards are just around the corner!
For the first time ever, fans can vote for the AMAs via TikTok by searching “AMAs” on the app. Voting is now open and fans can vote daily, once per method.
According to a press release, the night will provide “marquee performances and signature breathtaking moments.” A list of performers will be announced at a later date.
The AMAs announced three new categories for this year’s show including Favorite Trending Song, to showcase viral TikTok hits, as well as Favorite Gospel Artist and Favorite Latin Duo/Group.
Here is everything else you might want to know about this year’s American Music Awards.
When Are the 2021 American Music Awards?
The 2021 AMAs will take place on Nov. 21 at 8 PM ET.
How do you vote for the 2021 American Music Awards?
Voting is now open for fans through the American Music Awards website and social media. For the first time ever, fans can also vote for their favorite artists via TikTok by searching “AMAs.” Fans can vote once per method each day.
How are American Music Awards winners chosen?
Nominees are chosen through “key fan interactions” such as the Billboard charts, song and album sales along with radio airplay. Winners are chosen based on fan votes.
Where Will the 2021 AMAs take place?
The AMAs will return to Los Angeles, California and take place at the Microsoft Theater. Fans can purchase tickets to the show via AXS.
Who’s Nominated at the 2021 American Music Awards?
The full list of nominees was announced on Oct. 28, see the full list of nominees here. First-time nominee Olivia Rodrigo is the most-nominated artist this year in seven categories. The Weeknd follows with six nominations followed by Doja Cat, Bad Bunny and Giveon with five each.
Who’s Hosting the 2021 AMAs?
The 2021 AMAS host has not yet been announced. Last year, actress Taraji P. Henson hosted the awards show.
How Do I Watch the 2021 American Music Awards?
The AMAs will be streamed live on ABC and stream the next day via Hulu.