Justin Bieber, One Direction, Paris get spotlight during AMAs
November 24, 2015 - one direction
By MESFIN FEKADU
AP Music Writer
The 2015 American Music Awards, hosted by Jennifer Lopez during a Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, featured noted performances from a Weeknd and Carrie Underwood, a hide rise during a arriving “Star Wars” film and a relocating reverence to Paris. Here is a demeanour during a tip moments from Sunday night.
BIEBER IS BACK
Justin Bieber strictly noted a quip and he distinguished during a AMAs: His new album, “Purpose,” debuted on tip of a Billboard charts on Monday, violence One Direction.
Bieber also won a AMA for best partnership with Skrillex and Diplo for “Where Are U Now,” that he achieved when he sealed a three-hour awards show.
He also sang a hits “Sorry” and “What Do You Mean” from “Purpose,” that sole an considerable 649,000 homogeneous albums in a initial week.
But Bieber’s position during No. 1 won’t final prolonged – Adele only expelled her new album. Hello!
ANOTHER 1 FOR 1D
Being down a rope member didn’t stop One Direction’s fans from assisting them win artist of a year for a second year in a row.
The organisation kick Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj and Luke Bryan for a tip respect during a fan-voted awards show. One Direction downsized from 5 to 4 members when Zayn Malik left a organisation progressing this year.
They also achieved a strain “Perfect” – a ideal outline of a child band’s night.
PRAYING FOR PARIS
Celine Dion was in tip form as she beautifully sang “Hymne à L’Amour” in French – even pushing some assembly members to tears. Others watched closely as Dion belted high notes.
Jared Leto introduced Dion and told a assembly that his band, 30 Seconds to Mars, recently achieved during a Bataclan, a Paris unison gymnasium where 89 people were killed in a Nov. 13 attack.
LET’S GET IT ON
Charlie Puth and Meghan Trainor brought a lyrics of their song, “Marvin Gaye,” to life when they had a full-blown make-out event onstage after behaving a tune.
The twin sealed lips as a assembly cheered them on. Lips are movin’, indeed!
During performances from Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez, there was a clarity of sisterhood among a immature womanlike performers during a Microsoft Theater.
Girl organisation Fifth Harmony was a many supportive, singing along as a other cocktail stars achieved their latest hits onstage. Oscar hopeful and thespian Hailee Steinfield, who has a strike with “Love Myself,” sang and danced along.
Some of a large winners during a AMAs didn’t attend Sunday – a flourishing trend during song awards show.
Swift, who won 3 awards, was out of a nation filming a new song video. Ed Sheeran, who was behind Swift as a second-most nominated act along with a Weeknd, didn’t attend a show. He won favorite masculine artist – pop/rock.
Because a AMAs are formed off of fan votes, some of a winners shouldn’t be too surprising.
For instance, Nicki Minaj kick both Drake and J. Cole for favorite manuscript – rap/hip-hop. In reality, that is a small ludicrous, so most interjection has to go to her feverish, revolutionary fans.
The surprises weren’t only with a awards: Jennifer Lopez non-stop a uncover with a opening that highlighted her clever vocals when she sang a toned down chronicle of her past hit, “Waiting for Tonight.”
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