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Gigi Hadid Lands Gig Co-Hosting The American Music Awards

gigi hadid hosting american music awards amas featureSomeone must’ve liked the job she did at this year’s MMVAs because Gigi Hadid is returning to awards show hosting duties. The model announced on her Instagram that she’ll be the mistress of ceremonies for this year’s American Music Awards. Gigi will share the spotlight with former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Jay Pharoah.

Gigi is the latest big name to add her weight to the show’s lineup. Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga and Fifth Harmony are all set to perform and Gigi’s boyfriend, Zayn Malik, is up for a major award. It could be a big night for the power couple.

The AMAs air live at 8pm ET  on Sunday, November 20 on ABC.

Check out Gigi’s announcement below.

(Photo credits: Gigi Hadid Instagram account)

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Charlie Puth Reveals The Truth Behind His AMAs Make Out Session With Meghan Trainor

Charlie Puth Meghan Trainor KissEarlier this week, Meghan Trainor denied dating rumors after she shared a steamy kiss with Charlie Puth during their American Music Awards performance. Now, Charlie is sharing a little more of what really happened – at least from his perspective.

Charlie spoke with USA Today and basically stated that the two singers just got carried away, admitting that he and Meghan were as shocked by the impromptu make out session as the audience.

“At first, we were like, ‘Holy (expletive), what did we just do?’,” Charlie says in his interview. “I have a girl kind of in my life right now that I’m not making too public and I don’t want people to get the wrong idea. But without Meghan’s initial push, I wouldn’t really be anywhere. Meghan really helped me by being featured on my first record.”

So let’s get this straight. It happened completely in the moment, Charlie has a girlfriend “kind of,” and he feels indebted to Meghan. Is he suggesting not just that it was spontaneous, but that it was maybe a little driven more by Meghan? If so, how does that explain where his hand landed during the kiss? Continue Reading →

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Demi Lovato Goes Solo For “Confident” And Joins Alanis Morissette For “You Oughta Know”

Demi Lovato Performs With Alanis MorissetteDemi Lovato hit the stage twice last night during the American Music Awards. She first performed the title track off of “Confident” at the beginning of the show.

Later, Demi joined Alanis Morissette for “You Oughta Know” to celebrate 20 years since the release of “Jagged Little Pill.” In a pre-show interview, Demi referred to the duet as “a badass moment.”

Watch Demi’s performances below.

What did you think of Demi at the AMAs?

(Photo credit: Billboard Instagram account)

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