Oh Canada, two of your biggest stars opened the American Songs Awards Sunday night time.
Justin Bieber and Shawn Mendes lately released a duet and also blessed their fans with a joint performance.
Bieber commenced points off with two of his singles, “Lonely” and “Holy.”
The former is autobiographical with its lyrics bout “the funds and fame at an early age,” though the latter is developed Bieber with a religious awakening.
Bieber and Mendes then done their joint new one, “Monster.”
Cue all of the screaming from the Beliebers and the Mendes Military.
Sunday’s event was held are living — with Covid-19 protocols — from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, nevertheless some portions were being prerecorded.
Host Taraji P. Henson danced to a medley of music through the a long time, including “Let’s Go Outrageous” and “Wap.”
The actress gave shout-outs to some the evening’s performers like Megan Thee Stallion. (Henson can make a cameo the rapper’s audio video clip for her new solitary, “Body.”)
The very first award of the night, preferred Soul/R&B album, went to The Weeknd for “Following Several hours.”
He appeared with his experience wrapped in gauze and surgical tape and focused his award to the late singer Prince, whom The Weeknd claimed offered it to him the final time he received that trophy and was an inspiration.
There was no traditional live viewers owing to the ongoing pandemic, but there ended up cutout posters of some stars in the seats, which includes Beyoncé.
Henson introduced that people present in the theater were being socially distanced and grouped by customers from the very same homes, masked and and analyzed for Covid-19 in progress of the clearly show.