John Legend, Shawn Mendes, Ariana Grande featuring Nicki Minaj Confirmed to Perform at the 2016 American Music Awards

More exciting news for the 2016 American Music Awards!

dick clark productions and ABC announced this morning that John Legend, Shawn Mendes, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj will all be performing at this year’s show.

Both Legend and Mendes will take solo turns on stage, while Grande will be joined by Minaj to perform their hit song “Side To Side.” This will be John and Shawn’s first AMAs performances, while both Ariana and Nicki will be returning for a fourth year. 

Additional performances throughout the evening include Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga, The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey, Fifth Harmony, James Bay, Green Daytwenty one pilotsand “The American Music Award of Merit” honoree and performer Sting.

The 2016 American Music Awards air Sunday, November 20th @ 8PM ET/PT on ABC.

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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