Broward County's XXXTentacion wins best album award at AMAs

10 October, 2018, 13:57 | Author: Cecil Buchanan

The night opens with Taylor Swift making her first awards-show performance in almost three years, and tributes promise to provide memorable moments.

"This award and every single award given out tonight were voted on by the people, and you know what else is voted on by the people", she said, "The midterm elections on November 6". If you believe in equality for women, for people of color, for the LGBTQ community.

On Sunday, Swift provoked a storm by breaking her silence on politics and announcing she would vote for two Democrats in Tennessee in the USA congressional midterm elections in November. In the rap/hip-hop and pop/rock categories, Drake is up for favorite male artist, favorite album and favorite song with "God's Plan". I'm guessing his mother accepted that award as well, which will air on TV next Tuesday (10/16). On behalf of my son, I would like to thank the AMAs, his fans and everyone who made this possible.

American Music Award presenter Billy Eichner took a moment during his speech to urge young voters to register.

Swift is nominated for the top prize - artist of the year - where she will compete with Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Drake, who ties with Cardi B for most nominations with eight. I can not vote for someone who will not be willing to fight for dignity for ALL Americans, no matter their skin color, gender or who they love.

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'As much as I have in the past and would like to continue voting for women in office, I can not support Marsha Blackburn.

Her endorsements correlated with a spike in voter registration - likely also prompted by a looming voter registration deadline - and Bredesen said he was honoured to have her support.

"Please grab your friends and tell them to vote". For a lot of us, we may never find a candidate or party with whom we agree 100% on every issue, but we have to vote anyway. Tracee Ellis Ross, who played host for the second time, wore a Gucci cape for her opening performance, which included choreography to some of the year's biggest hits, including "Bodak Yellow", Childish Gambino's "This Is America", Beyoncé and Jay-Z's "APESHIT", Aretha Franklin's "Respect", Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk", and Beyoncé's "Run the World".

Other winners on the night included Migos, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello and Carrie Underwood.

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