The multi-platinum pop star, according to a press release, is expected to premiere her new music on the AMAs stage this month, marking her first live TV performance in two years. An American Music Award winner, Gomez previously graced the American Music Awards stage in 2014, 2015 and, in 2017 with a haunting performance of “Wolves.”
Selena joins previously announced performer Taylor Swift, who will also be receiving the “Artist of the Decade” during the show.
Just a few weeks ago, Ella Mai announced the nominees for the 2019 AMAs on Good Morning America and top nominees include Post Malone, Ariana Grande, and Billie Eilish.
Post Malone — a two-time AMA winner himself — is the most nominated artist this year with seven total nominations, including Artist of the Year, Collaboration of the Year and Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock. Three-time AMA winner, Ariana Grande, and first-time AMA nominee, Billie Eilish, each received six nods including Favorite Music Video, Favorite Social Artist, Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock and Favorite Album – Pop/Rock. Lil Nas X and Taylor Swift are tied with five nominations each, followed by Billy Ray Cyrus, Khalid and Ella Mai with four each. In addition, nominees for the coveted Artist of the Year category are Drake, Ariana Grande, Halsey, Post Malone and Taylor Swift.
The 2019 American Music Awards air LIVE from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 24th @ 8PM ET/PT on ABC.