The American Music Awards 2018

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Taylor Swift is having a big week: She first broke her long-standing refusal to discuss politics Sunday and now she's going to give her first awards show performance in three years at the American Music Awards.

Swift wrote in her Instagram announcement Monday that she is supporting Tennessee's Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, who is running against Republican Marsha Blackburn for Sen.

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For the month of October so far, 153,978 people have registered to vote. Cardi B and Drake are tied with the most nominations leading into the big show; both rappers are nominated in eight categories, though only Cardi will be taking the stage to perform. In the entire month of September, 190,178 people registered to vote. Wearing a shimmering black bodysuit and thigh-high boots, the pop star prowled the AMAs stage aggressively alongside a troupe of dancers-as well as a massive moving snake set piece from her recent tour-as she belted the song. But first you need to register, which is quick and easy to do. A salute to Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin will include Gladys Knight, Ledisi and CeCe Winans, and with a movie bio-pic soon to open, Queen will be remembered with a rendition of "Bohemian Rhapsody" by Panic!

The late rapper XXXTentacion won for Favorite Soul/R&B Album and his mother accepted on his behalf. It was days after he was named best new artist at the BET Hip-Hop Awards.

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Carrie Underwood was in flawless form vocally, and Camila Cabello - who won new artist of the year - gave a touching and vocally impressive performance of the ballad Consequences, earning her a standing ovation.

Carrie Underwood performs "Spinning Bottles".

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