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Taylor Swift gets political at awards

Lora Ball | 10 October, 2018, 16:26

The singer echoed her own political Instagram post and said, "And you know what else is voted on by the people is the midterm elections on November 6". If you believe that climate change is real and that we need to do something about it... She's up for additional three awards at the show, including Pop/Rock Female Artist and Artist of the Year. "So this is her son's first awards show!"

Tonight's the night! The 2018 American Music Awards broadcast this evening, Tuesday (October 9), from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles-and some of music's biggest stars are set to walk the red carpet ahead of the event, hosted by Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross for the second year in a row.

She added that the awards represented "encouragement and motivation to be better and work harder".

On tour, she performs the song with a drawn-out introduction, and Swift opted for that same arrangement on the AMA stage, even pausing for dramatic effect after the venomous lyric "if a man talks shit then I owe him nothing". "Get on and vote". Taylor was nominated for her first AMA for Favorite Female Country Artist in 2007, but she didn't take home a win until 2008, when she won in that same category.

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Swift went on to say that she will be voting for Phil Bredesen for Senate and Jim Cooper for House of Representatives, and encouraged followers to register to vote. And you know what else is voted on by the people is the midterm elections on November 6.

XXXTentacion won for Favorite Album - Soul/R&B, after his death in June.

Taylor Swift has a LOT to celebrate after this year's American Music Awards! He also just received posthumously the Best New Artist Award at the BET Hip-Hop Awards last weekend as well.

Other performers included Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Shawn Mendes and twenty one pilots.

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