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Video: Evvie McKinney talks 'The Four' and new single at The American Music Awards

Evvie McKinney
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The 2018 American Music Awards The “2018 American Music Awards,” the world’s largest fan-voted awards show, was hosted by ABC’s “black-ish” star, Tracee Ellis Ross, for the second year in a row. The awards took place live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, October 9, 2018.

Taylor Swift performed her single “I Did Something Bad,” and she took home four awards and setting a new AMA record for most wins by a female of all time, 23!

Jennifer Lopez took the stage to sing her newl ballad, “Limitless” from her film Second Act.

Cardi B, took over the AMA stage with a vibrant, Latin-inspired performance of her hit single “I Like It,” with J Balvin and Bad Bunny.

Gospel and soul’s biggest names came out to salute the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, in an uplifting performance directed by musical savant, Rickey Minor. Gladys Knight, CeCe Winans, Donnie McClurkin, Ledisi and Mary Mary sang gospel songs that Ms. Franklin had become synonymous with like “Amazing Grace” and “Climbing Higher Mountains,” that got the audience to their feet and reminded us why Aretha reigned Queen.

Live from Brisbane, Australia, rock duo Panic! at the Disco performed Queen’s cult classic rock ballad, “Bohemian Rhapsody,” that got the crowd singing along. The cast of the upcoming biopic about the song’s original creators, including Rami Malek, Joe Mazzello & Gwilym Lee, were onstage in Los Angeles to introduce the nostalgic performance.

Other memorable moments included benny blanco with Halsey & Khalid, Cardi B’s return to the award show stage after giving birth, Ciara and Missy Elliott’s performance of their collab “Level Up,” Ella Mai’s performance of “Boo’d Up,” and her special encore performance presented by Xfinity.

The evening included additional performances from Camila Cabello, Carrie Underwood, Dua Lipa, Mariah Carey, Post Malone featuring Ty Dolla $ign, Shawn Mendes with Zedd and Twenty One Pilots.

TVMusic Network was on the carpet and spoke with Season 1 winner of "The Four" Evvie McKinney.

Click on the link to hear what she had to say about her time pf The Four, her new single and more.


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