The American Music Awards are getting ready to roll out the red carpet for this Sunday’s festivities and have officially tapped Justin Bieber as a performer.
— AMAs (@TheAMAs) November 18, 2015
The 21-year-old pop star has been on a whirlwind press run, promoting his fourth studio effort Purpose. One look at his itinerary over the past week shows gigs on Today, The Tonight Show, the Halo Awards and a series of L.A. shows called An Evening with Justin Bieber in support of the Nov. 13 release.
Bieber joins an already-loaded AMAs performance lineup that includes host and performer, Jennifer Lopez, as well as sets from 5 Seconds of Summer, Ariana Grande, Coldplay, Gwen Stefani, The Weeknd and a Star Wars performance from Pentatonix with a full symphony orchestra.
Expect the recent Billboard cover star to bring the jams like “Sorry” and “What Do You Mean” to the AMAs, airing this Sunday, Nov. 22, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.