The Weeknd, Kenny G to join forces at 2020 American Music Awards

Get ready to listen to the clean appears of Kenny G and … the Weeknd.

The saxophonist will be a part of the pop star for a dwell rendition of his strike tune “In Your Eyes” on Sunday at the 2020 American Audio Awards. The Weeknd — who scored eight nominations and ties rapper Roddy Ricch for most nominations — will also accomplish “Save Your Tears.”

The display, airing are living from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, will also include things like performances by Billie Eilish, Justin Bieber, BTS, Megan Thee Stallion, Shawn Mendes, Negative Bunny, Jennifer Lopez and Maluma, Dua Lipa, Katy Perry, Bebe Rexha with Doja Cat, Dan + Shay, Lewis Capaldi, Device Gun Kelly, Lil Baby, Nelly and Bell Biv DeVoe.

Some of the performances have been pre-taped due to the fact of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Weeknd and Ricch will contend for the show’s top honor, artist of the year, alongside with Bieber, Taylor Swift and Post Malone.

Megan Thee Stallion, who introduced her hugely expected debut album Friday, scored five nominations like a bid for new artist of the calendar year. 6 artists acquired 4 nominations every, including Bieber, Swift, Lady Gaga, Bad Bunny, DaBaby and Doja Cat.

Oscar-nominated actor Taraji P. Henson will host the supporter-voted display, airing on ABC at 8 p.m. EST. Nominees are based mostly on streaming, album and electronic revenue, radio airplay and social exercise, and reflect the time period of Sept. 27, 2019, by means of Sept. 24, 2020.

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