Sam Smith, Mary J Blige and 5 Seconds of Summer Set for the AMAs

Mary J Blige, 5 Seconds of Summer, Sam Smith Perform on the AMAs

Mary J. Blige, Sam Smith, and 5 Seconds of Summer have been added to the list of artists set to take the stage on the 2014 American Music Awards. The show will air live on ABC (tape delayed on the West Coast) on Sunday, November 23, 2014 with Pitbull handling hosting duties as well as performing during the fan-voted awards show. Charli XCX is also confirmed to perform as previously announced.

Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer is nominated for New Artist of the Year and next year will embark on a worldwide arena and amphitheater tour.

Mary J Blige will perform “Therapy” on the AMAs, according to dick clark productions. She’s also nominated in the Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B category.

Sam Smith is confirmed to perform his hit single “I’m Not The Only One” on the American Music Awards. He’s nominated in both the New Artist of the Year and Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock categories.

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Complete list of nominees

-By Rebecca Murray

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