News

There’s still time to vote on AMA’s Best New Artist

There’s still time to vote on AMA’s Best New Artist

AMA PREPS: Preparations are underway for this weekend's American Music Awards. Photo: Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There’s one category for the American Music Awards where you can still have an impact. Voting has closed on all categories except Best New Artist.

Voting for that ends during Sunday’s show at 9 p.m. eastern.

Fans can vote for Phillip Phillips, Ariana Grande, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, Imagine Dragons or Florida Georgia Line online or through Twitter.

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis lead the nominations with six, and Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake each have five. Performers for the show include Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Imagine Dragons, Florida Georgia Line, One Direction and Kesha.

Pitbull will host. The American Music Awards will air Sunday on ABC.

Recent Headlines

20 hours ago in Local

Central Illinois Mitsubishi Plant Sold to Liquidation Firm

mitsubishi

Maynards Industries will take possession of the property in Normal on June 1.

20 hours ago in Local

Illinois Man Charged With Threatening Prosecutor

arrest clipart

Travis Withers of Brooklyn, Illinois has been charged with threatening the life of St. Clair County State's Attorney Brendan Kelly.

20 hours ago in Local

Flooding Leaves Behind Sand, Debris in Illinois County

flood clip art

Debris piles and massive sand deposits were left behind after waters went through the breach of the Len Small Levee.

20 hours ago in Local

U of Illinois Reaches Agreement with Non-tenured Faculty

university illinois

A contract ratification vote will be held later in the week.

2 days ago in Local

New Director Named to ALPLM

FILE - In this Feb. 10, 2012 file photo, school students enter the "White House" as a life-size Abraham Lincoln replica stands outside, while touring the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Ill. The chairman of the foundation behind the Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between library directors and the state agency that oversees it.

Governor Rauner announces two new appointees, one to the Lincoln Presidential Museum and Library.