‘Artist of the Decade’ Award goes to Taylor Swift at 2019 American Music Awards

Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift

Happiest News For Swifties That Taylor Swift is getting the ‘Artist of the Decade’ honor at the 2019 American Music Awards next month.

The “You Need to Calm Down” pop star will be praised as the Artist of the Decade at the 2019 American Music Awards, which will air Nov. 24 on ABC. During the show, Swift will perform in stage some of the biggest hits from her career.

Among the five nominations this year, Taylor Swift, 29, got the record for the most AMA wins of any female artist ever, and she has praised more wins in this decade among any other performer.

“Taylor’s impact on music this decade is undeniable and her performances on the American Music Awards have been truly spectacular,” Mark Bracco, says the executive vice president of programming and development at Dick Clark Productions, in a statement. “We’re thrilled to honor her as our Artist of the Decade and can’t wait for her to blow everyone away with an epic, career-spanning performance unlike any other!”

Swift is close to Michael Jackson’s record of 24 AMA wins, and she already has the record in the Artist of the Year category with unbeatable four previous wins.

This year’s AMAs will be hosted by the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, will honor the decade that’s coming to a close, with stage performances that celebrate music concerts from the 2010s across various genres.

Swift published her 7th studio album, Lover, in August. “This album is very much a celebration of love, in all its complexity, coziness, and chaos. It’s the first album of mine that I’ve ever owned, and I couldn’t be more proud. I’m so excited that #Lover is out NOW,” she tweeted.

Other stars who are nominated for AMAs include Post Malone — who scored the maximum nods this year — Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, and Halsey.

There will be broadcast live of 2019 American Music Awards on ABC from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, Nov. 24 at 8:00 p.m. EST.