The AMAs and dick clark productions revealed that country superstar Carrie Underwood and multiplatinum-selling band Imagine Dragons as part of the first round of performers at the “2018 American Music Awards.” Additionally, multiplatinum-selling artists Post Malone and Ty Dolla $ign will team up for their first-ever AMA performance. Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, the “2018 American Music Awards,” the world’s largest fan-voted awards show, will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 8:00 p.m. EDT, on ABC.
Twelve-time American Music Award-winning artist and 2018 nominee in the Favorite Female Artist – Country category, Carrie Underwood returns to the AMAs stage for the first time since 2015 to perform a song hot off her recently released sixth studio album, “Cry Pretty.” The album follows Underwood’s six earlier No. 1s on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart.
Three-time American Music Award-winning band and 2018 nominees, Imagine Dragons will take the stage to perform their standalone single and Billboard Hot 100 track “Natural,” which has earned the No. 1 spot on Billboard's Rock Airplay and Alternative Songs charts since its debut.
Chart-topping musician, and seven-time AMA nominee Post Malone will make his American Music Awards stage debut, joined by acclaimed singer/songwriter/producer and previous AMA nominee Ty Dolla $ign, to perform the No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hit “Psycho” from Post Malone’s second studio album, “beerbongs & bentleys.” Additionally, Post Malone will treat fans to a solo performance of a track off the same album.