The Weeknd joined forces with jazz saxophonist Kenny G for an amazing performance of his hit song “In Your Eyes” on Sunday (Nov. 22).
The singer shut down downtown Los Angeles for his performance in his signature After Hours red suit, complete with a massive fireworks display.
Following his performance with Kenny G, he performed his latest single “Save Your Tears.”
The Weeknd is up for 8 nods at tonight’s award show including Favorite Song (Soul/R&B), Favorite Album (Soul/R&B), Favorite Male Artist (Soul/R&B), Favorite Song (Pop/Rock), Favorite Album (Pop/Rock), Favorite Music Video, Favorite Male Artist (Pop/Rock) and Artist of the Year.
The 2020 American Music Awards also featured performances from Bad Bunny, Jhay Cortez, BTS, Dua Lipa, Lil Baby, Megan Thee Stallion and Shawn Mendes, Bebe Rexha feat. Doja Cat, Bell Biv DeVoe, Jennifer Lopez with Maluma, Machine Gun Kelly, Lewis Capaldi, Dan + Shay, Katy Perry with Darius Rucker and Billie Eilish.
The awards were produced by dick clark productions. Amy Thurlow, Barry Adelman, Mark Bracco and Linda Gierahn are executive producers. Larry Klein is producer. The “2020 American Music Awards” is sponsored by Cheetos, T-Mobile and Xfinity.
Hosted by Taraji P. Henson, The AMAs aired on Wednesday, November 22 (live 8:00-11:00 PM ET) on ABC.