The “2017 American Music Awards” will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 8:00pm ET on ABC. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. Florida Georgia Line (FGL) is the only Country Music related performance to appear at the 2017 AMAs.
FGL’s Platinum-certified musical evolution, Dig Your Roots, propelled the history-making duo to No.1 on the all-genre Billboard Artist 100 and Top Country Albums charts. Continuing the epic momentum, the album has delivered three consecutive No. 1 Country Airplay smashes – the 3X Platinum-certified lead single “H.O.L.Y.” [also No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart for 18 straight weeks] and Platinum-certified hits “May We All” (featuring Tim McGraw) and “God, Your Mama, And Me” (featuring Backstreet Boys [the latter FGL’s 11th Country Airplay No. 1].
God, Your Mama, and Me
Watch the latest official music video from FGL for their song “Smooth”.
FGL Smooth Music Video
The FGL Dig Your Roots Tour broke attendance records and reached over one million and they recently wrapped The Smooth Tour 2017 – having played with special guests Backstreet Boys. FGL is the first and only Country act to achieve RIAA’s Diamond certification (10 million copies sold) for their breakout smash “Cruise,” which is the best-selling digital country single of all time (according to Nielsen Music).
Since their breakout in 2012, Florida Georgia Line has earned prestigious honors from the American Music Awards, ACM Awards, CMA Awards, Billboard Music Awards and CMT Music Awards. Their previous BMLG Records releases – 2X Platinum debut Here’s To The Good Times and Platinum Anything Goes – have attributed to sales surpassing 30 million tracks and more than 4.2 million albums worldwide. FGL has several genre-smashing collaborations including teaming up with The Chainsmokers for “Last Day Alive” (Memories…Do Not Open), Bebe Rexha’s “Meant to Be” on her recent EP All Your Fault: Pt. 2, and Hailee Steinfeld & Alesso’s latest single “Let Me Go” (featuring watt).
The official 2017 AMAs red carpet pre-show will be live streamed exclusively on Twitter and available globally for logged-in and logged-out audiences on Twitter and connected devices. The American Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions as reflected in Billboard Magazine and on Billboard.com, including album and digital song sales, radio airplay, streaming, social activity and touring. These measurements are tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound.
The AMAs Red Carpet Live Presented By Security Benefit starts runs from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Featuring hosts AJ Gibson, Marc Malkin, Laura Marano and Oliver Trevena, the pre-show will be exclusively on Twitter at live.twitter.com/amas. The 2017 American Music Awards will broadcast live on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19 (8:00–11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. The show is also available to stream the online at ABC.com.
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