American Music Awards: Watch the Red Carpet Live Stream

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Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross will serve as the host of the awards show, which airs Tuesday from Los Angeles on ABC.

The 46th annual American Music Awards is just a few hours away. Before the ceremony begins to air from inside the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, the AMAs preshow will be available to watch via live stream on the AMAs YouTube channel.

Jessie James Decker, Scott Evans, AJ Gibson, Erika Jayne, Laura Marano and Zach Sang will host the two-hour preshow. The red carpet will feature interviews from various nominees, performers and presenters.

The live stream will allow viewers to engage in real-time conversations on the platform.

Tracee Ellis Ross returns as host of the AMAs, while the kudocast will include performances from Taylor Swift, Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Benny Blanco, Halsey, Khalid, Cardi B, Bad Bunny, J Balvin, Ciara, Missy Elliott, Dua Lipa, Panic! at the Disco, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Zedd, Ella Mai, Twenty One Pilots, Carrie Underwood, Post Malone and Ty Dolla Sign.

Drake and Cardi B lead this year's nominations, with the two rappers each scoring eight mentions. Malone and Ed Sheeran are both nominated in six categories, while Cabello is up for five awards.

The preshow will begin at 6 p.m. ET (watch below) and will continue until the event begins at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.