American Music Awards News

Miley explains her zany AMAs performance

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Miley Cyrus has FINALLY offered some explanation of her wacky AMA co-star – the infamous crying kitten. The young star was speaking to Entertainment Weekly about her performance of ‘Wrecking Ball’ at the American Music Awards a few months ago. She sung this massive hit on stage under a huge animated kitten which appeared to…

AMAs Controversy Still Rages

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The fallout from Sunday night’s American Music Awards is still continuing. Debate is raging over Miley Cyrus’ unusual performance – and now Katy Perry’s being accused of racism over the Japanese-inspired staging of her opening act. Miley Cyrus has been all over the internet ever since August with her twerking/foam finger/tongue waggling antics at the…

AMAs Comes in for Criticism

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Last night’s American Music Awards may have been a glittering spectacle – but the ceremony’s come in for criticism from some quarters. One critic complained about the vagueness of the rules, and the fact more and more artists are winning prizes. The proliferation of music award ceremonies has led many to question the value of…

Miley’s Crazy birthday

Miley Cyrus at the 2013 American Music Awards

Never mind the American Music Awards – the real drama came out of the after party…Miley Cyrus’ 21st birthday party! Following her quirky performance of ‘Wrecking Ball’ backed by a crying animated kitten, the singer quickly hopped off to her party at vaudeville-inspired theatre, Beacher’s Madhouse. Guests at the event included One Direction band members…

Drama at the AMAs: What to Expect

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The AMAs are coming! Music’s most glitzy (and frequently craziest) awards ceremony airs Sunday on ABC. Let’s get an overview of the likely dramas. There’s excitement but also controversy building around one award in particular; Rihanna is due to become the first performer ever to receive the newly-conceived AMA Icon Award. Is it right that…

Expect the Unexpected at the AMAs!

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Some of world’s greatest music stars will come together under one roof this Sunday when the American Music Awards airs on ABC. What kind of an event can we expect at Los Angeles Nokia Theater? If we look back at the high points from previous years of the ceremony, it’s sure to be absolutely essential…