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Every year, before the Christmas tree is dragged out the closet and Thanksgiving bird stuffed with flavorful breading, the American Music Awards summons the music industry’s most elite entertainers for a night of honor, once-in-a-lifetime performances and ensembles to be talked about for days to come. From Usher to Nicki Minaj, our favorite artists will command the stage tonight.

Stay tuned as we keep you updated with the hottest performances throughout the evening…

Nicki Minaj- “Freedom”

Usher- Medley (“Climax, Numb, Can’t Stop”)

Ludacris, Chris Brown & Swizz Beatz- Everyday Birthday

Stevie Wonder- A Tribute to Dick Clark

Kelly Clarkson- Medley

P!nk- Try

Justin Bieber- “As Long As You Love Me,” “Beauty And A Beat”

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