VOTING NOW OPEN FOR NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR PRESENTED BY KOHL’S AND COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR UN-LEASHED BY T-MOBILE
AT THE “2015 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS”
Voting Closes November 22 at 9:00pm ET, One Hour Into The
Live Telecast of the American Music Awards
Jennifer Lopez Will Host the Show
Live on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22nd at 8:00pm ET on ABC
dick clark productions and ABC have teamed up with Kohl’s and T-Mobile to honor artists in two special categories: New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s and Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile. Fans can vote for these categories until 9:00pm ET on Sunday, November 22, one hour into the live show broadcast. Jennifer Lopez will host and perform on the “2015 American Music Awards.” Additional performers include 5 Seconds of Summer, Selena Gomez, Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato, One Direction, Carrie Underwood, and WALK THE MOON. More performers and presenters will be announced soon.
Nominees for the New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s Are:
- Sam Hunt
- Tove Lo
- The Weeknd
- WALK THE MOON
- Fetty Wap
Nominees for the Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile are:
- Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth – “See You Again”
- Rihanna & Kanye West Featuring Paul McCartney – “FourFiveSeconds”
- Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk!”
- Skrillex & Diplo Featuring Justin Bieber – “Where Are Ü Now”
- Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”
Taylor Swift leads the “2015 American Music Award” nominees with six nominations. Ed Sheeran and The Weeknd tie with five nominations each, while Sam Hunt, Nicki Minaj, Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor and WALK THE MOON earn three nominations each. Additionally, Jason Aldean, Chris Brown, Luke Bryan, Drake, Fetty Wap, Florida Georgia Line, Ariana Grande, Maroon 5, Bruno Mars, One Direction, Charlie Puth, Rihanna, Mark Ronson and Wiz Khalifa each receive two nominations. For a full list of nominees please visithttp://www.theamas.com/2015-
The American Music Awards winners are voted entirely by fans. The voting period for these two awards is:
- November 1 (12:01am ET) – November 22 (9:00pm ET)
- Voting period for New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s and Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile.
Fans can vote for New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s and Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile 100 times per day per platform. Here are the ways you can vote for these two awards:
- Via AMAvote.com
- Via Twitter
- New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s: Post a Tweet that includes the nominee’s name or Twitter handle, the category name and #AMAs within the post(s).
- Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile: Post a Tweet that includes the collaboration title, the category name and #AMAs within the post(s).
For more information on how to vote, please visit http://www.theamas.com/vote/
As always at the American Music Awards, artists will be honored in the genres of Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, Soundtrack, New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s, Song of The Year, Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile and Artist of the Year.
American Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions as reflected in Billboard Magazine and on Billboard.com, including album and digital singles sales, radio airplay, streaming, social activity and touring. These measurements are tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Entertainment and Next Big Sound. The data covers the reporting period of September 15, 2014 to September 13, 2015.
Preceding the ABC broadcast for the 7th consecutive year will be the “Coca-Cola Red Carpet LIVE! @ The 2015 AMAs” pre-show. Live coverage will stream online for fans worldwide starting at 5:00pm ET / 2:00pm PT on November 22nd at Yahoo, this year’s official digital distributor of the American Music Awards pre-show. The live stream can also be watched atTheAMAs.com and ABC.com.
The “2015 American Music Awards” sponsors and partners include Coca-Cola, Cumulus Media / WestwoodOne, Kohl’s, Music Choice, Samsung, Shazam, T-Mobile, Time Warner Cable and Yahoo.
The “2015 American Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro and Mike Mahan are Executive Producers. Larry Klein, Barry Adelman and Mark Bracco are Producers.
For the latest American Music Awards news, exclusive content and more, be sure to follow the AMAs on social and join the conversation by using the official hashtag for the show,#AMAs.
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To search the American Music Award database for past winners (1974 – 2015) please visit:http://www.theamas.com/
Tickets are now on sale at www.axs.com.
About the American Music Awards
The American Music Awards, the world’s biggest fan-voted award show, features performances from today’s hottest artists and presents fan-voted awards in the categories of Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, Soundtrack, New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s, Song of The Year, Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile and Artist of the Year. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. The show is produced by dick clark productions and is seen in more than 160 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.theamas.com, www.
dickclark.com or abc.go.com/ shows/american-music-awards.
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions (dcp) is the world’s largest producer and proprietor of televised live event entertainment programming with the “Academy of Country Music Awards,” “American Country Countdown Awards,” “American Music Awards,” “Billboard Music Awards,” “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest,” “Golden Globe Awards,” “Hollywood Film Awards” and the “Streamy Awards.” Weekly television programming includes “So You Think You Can Dance” from 19 Entertainment, a division of CORE Media Group and dcp; “World’s Funniest” from Jukin Media and dcp; as well as “BOOM!” from Keshet DCP, the joint venture between Keshet International (KI), the global distribution and production arm of Keshet Media Group and DC Media, the parent company of dcp. dcp also owns one of the world’s most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries with more than 55 years of award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com.
Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) is a leading specialty department store with 1,166 stores in 49 states. With a commitment to inspiring and empowering families to lead fulfilled lives, the company offers amazing national and exclusive brands, incredible savings and inspiring shopping experiences in-store, online at Kohls.com and via mobile devices. Committed to its communities, Kohl’s has raised more than $274 million for children’s initiatives nationwide through its Kohl’s Cares® cause merchandise program, which operates under Kohl’s Cares, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc. For additional information about Kohl’s philanthropic and environmental initiatives, visit www.Kohls.com/Cares. For a list of store locations and information, or for the added convenience of shopping online, visit www.Kohls.com.
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About T-Mobile US, Inc.
As America’s Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The Company’s advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to more than 61 million customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. For more information, please visit http://www.t-mobile.com