The AMAs Red Carpet Looks Everyone Is Talking About


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The Golden Globes and Oscars aren't until January and February, respectively, but you'd be forgiven for thinking we're in the middle of award season right now. Just this month, we've already witnessed all the stellar red carpet looks at the People's Choice Awards and the Country Music Association Awards, and now we're excited about tonight's American Music Awards. 

So who's up for an award tonight? Well, a bunch of heavy hitters. Taylor Swift, Drake, Ariana Grande, Halsey, and Post Malone are all in the running for the coveted Artist of the Year award. As for rising stars, Lizzo, Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Luke Combs, and Ella Mai are up for the New Artist of the Year honor. The list of performers is similarly stacked and includes Selena Gomez, Camila Cabello, and Christina Aguilera, among others. But we're getting ahead of ourselves—before the show starts, we have to see what everyone is wearing. Scroll down to see the best AMAs red carpet looks. 


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WHO: Lizzo

WEAR: Valentino dress and mini bag; Stuart Weitzman shoes; Lorraine Schwartz jewelry


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WHO: Taylor Swift

WEAR: Julien Macdonald dress; Casadei boots


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WHO: Ciara

WEAR: Balmain S/S 20 suit; Giuseppe Zanotti


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WHO: Selena Gomez

WEAR: Versace dress; Roberto Coin jewelry 


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WHO: Christina Aguilera

WEAR: Jean Paul Gaultier dress


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WHO: Shawn Mendes

WEAR: Paul Smith suit; Marcell Von Berlin custom shirt; David Yurman necklace


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WHO: Halsey

WEAR: Marc Jacobs dress; Sophia Webster shoes; Yun Yun Sun earrings


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WHO: Dua Lipa

WEAR: Bvlgari jewelry 


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WHO: Billy Porter

WEAR: Thom Browne outfit; Stephen Jones Millinery hat; Oscar Heyman jewelry


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WHO: Billie Eilish

WEAR: Burberry top and pants; Bvlgari jewelry 


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WHO: Kelsea Ballerini

WEAR: Gucci suit; Christian Louboutin shoes; Âme ring


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WHO: Dan Levy

WEAR: Cartier watch and rings


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WHO: Lil Nas X

WEAR: Christopher John Rogers suit


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WHO: Camila Cabello

WEAR: Oscar de la Renta dress; Jimmy Choo shoes; Djula jewelry 


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WHO: Kesha

WEAR: Versace outfit; Hearts on Fire ring; Csarite ring 


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WHO: Patrick Schwarzenegger

WEAR: Sies Marjan Roger Blazer, Stan Turtleneck Sweater and Toby Pant


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WHO: Jameela Jamil

WEAR: Pamella Roland dress; Alexis Bittar earrings


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WHO: Carrie Underwood

WEAR: Stephanie Costello gown; Giuseppe Zanotti platform sandals; Yvan Tufenkjian and Maxior jewelry


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WHO: Ella Mai

WEAR: Alexandre Vauthier dress; Roger Vivier shoes; Harry Kotlar, Djula, and Marli New York jewelry 


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WHO: Raja Kumari

WEAR: Tommy x Zendaya suit


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WHO: Tyra Banks


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WHO: Regina King

WEAR: Ashi Studio dress


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WHO: Diplo

WEAR: Custom MCM x Misa Hylton suit

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Erin Fitzpatrick
Associate Director, Fashion News

I got my start as a Who What Wear intern eleven years ago—back when the site only published a single story per day. (We've since increased that number twentyfold.) I graduated magna cum laude from USC, which is how I ended up moving to Los Angeles from my hometown of San Diego. In college, I also interned at Refinery29, where I was promoted to editorial assistant and then assistant editor. After nearly three years at R29, I came back to WWW in 2016, where I currently hold the title of Associate Director, Fashion News (as well as the unofficial title of resident royals expert—in case you haven't noticed my numerous Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton stories). I spend my days trying to incorporate my idols, Anna Wintour and Roger Federer, into as many stories as possible. Outside of work, I love tennis, dogs, classic rock, and traveling.