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The American Music Awards are set for November 2020

Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift, winner of the artist of the decade award, performs a medley at the American Music Awards on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

The American Music Awards are a go this year.

ABC and dick clark productions announced Friday that the three-hour ceremony is set to air Sunday, November 22 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

It’s not yet known how the COVID-19 pandemic will affect the show. Details regarding the production of the telecast will be announced at a later date.

The AMAs honors artists across multiple genres, while showcasing memorable musical performances.

Last year’s ceremony was hosted by Ciara and delivered ABC’s biggest entertainment audience among adults 18-49 on any Sunday night since the Oscars nine months prior. The big winners included Taylor Swift, K-pop superstars BTS and R&B/pop star Khalid.

By Andrea Tuccillo
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