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AMAs 2020

Lessons Learned in the COVID-19 Era: Awards Show Producers Sound Off on Audiences, Safety and Virtual Elements

While the Emmys received attention for how it adapted amid the pandemic, numerous other events have been forced to adjust to a brave new blend of live and remote, masked attendees and fewer, socially-distanced people on site.

AMAs Feature Small Live Audience as The Weeknd, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Dan + Shay Win 3 Awards Each

The 2020 American Music Awards hosted by Taraji P. Henson featured a small live audience amid the novel coronavirus pandemic as Taylor Swift won the top award as well as two others and The Weeknd took home three prizes alongside memorable performances from Bell Biv DeVoe, Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Billie Eilish and Jennifer Lopez with Maluma. Check out the complete list of winners.

American Music Awards: Roddy Ricch, The Weeknd Top Nominations

Megan Thee Stallion scored five nods, making her the most nominated woman this year.