In the battle of the booty, Nicki Minaj (along with Ariana Grande and Jessie J) performed "Bang Bang" while Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea danced to "Booty". Watch both performances and also see Nicki rock "Bed Of Lies" inside.
Fresh off her hosting gig at the 2014 EMAs, Young Money femcee Nicki Minaj hit the stage at Nokia Theatre in one of our fave looks of the night for a laid back performance of her new single “Bed of Lies” as Skylar Grey accompanied her on piano. The song is one of Nicki's current radio hits and will appear on her disc, The Pinkprint (due December 15).
Later on, icki returned to the stage in an gold outfit as Ariana Grande and Jessie J performed “Bang Bang.” At one point, Jessie even went into the audience and got flirty with boyfriend Luke James. Check it out...
Watch "Bed Of Lies"
Watch "Bang Bang"
Jennifer Lopez closed out the show with her performance of “Booty” featuring Iggy Azalea. While we admire J Lo's moves and her body, some may think the performance was a rip-off of Beyonce's "Partition."
At least she didn't bring out a chair. Hot performance though.
Mary J. Blige appeared on the 2014 AMAs to perform "Therapy" from her upoming disc, The London Sessions. Watch it inside...
Mary J. Blige put on an all-black suit of armor and bared her soul during "Therapy" at the 2014 AMAs. The song will appear on the upcoming album The London Sessions (due December 2nd) and was penned by UK crooner Sam Smith. While discussing the song with BILLBOARD, Mary said, "It touched my heart because it's a topic that people don't like to talk about. I thought it would be nice to let people know, 'It's OK, you're not the only one,."
On Instagram, Sam posted “Such an honour to witness this legend sing one of my songs tonight. Thank you for guiding me and being such an amazing friend.”
Ariana Grande invited The Weeknd onstage at the 2014 AMAs to perform their hit "Love Me Harder" Watch them inside as well as performances from Iggy Azalea and A$AP Rocky with Sam Smith.
Earlier tonight, pop princess Ariana Grande (wearing a black lace mermaid gown by designer Michael Costello) performed at the 2014 AMAs. She hit the stage for a medley of her hits “Problem” and “Break Free”, complete with a jazzy feel. Later, she brought out The Weeknd to performed their hit single "Love Me Harder."
Check it above...
Iggy Azalea, who won Favorite Album – Rap/ Hip Hop (beating out Drake and Eminem) hit the stage to perform her hits "Fancy" and "Beg For It." She also promised her fans she would release exclusive new lyrics to her upcoming songs off her upcoming new album Reclassified. So over on her Facebook page, she posted the below...for those of you who are fans: Trouble feat Jennifer Hudson:
UK crooner Sam Smith, who won Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock, performed “I’m Not the Only One,” from his debut album “In the Lonely Hour”. The soulful Brit took over the stage in a navy, double face cashmere long coat, shirt, and double monk strap shoes, all by Ermenegildo Zegna Couture. And this time, he featured a verse from A$AP Rocky!