Highlights from the American Music Awards

The star-studded award show saw Taylor Swift make history, Cardi B bring down the house and a lot of epic performances and cameos. ABC News' Kendis Gibson reports.
2:28 | 10/10/18

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Highlights from the American Music Awards
Don't know. I like. They're pretty break very very hot pink everywhere performing her new single for the very first time that. It was just one of the huge performances at the American music awards but one of the ones that people are talking about this morning. Here's a recap. Taylor Swift and her first award show performance in three years kicking off the 20:18 AMA's singing. I did something bad. But she was just getting started war Taylor in a moment post Tracy Ellis Ross with an epic opening number. But also making style icon mom Diana ground with a parade of outfits even Leppert. Carty he won the night's first award than did this. A show stopping performance over hit I like it staring Killen also liked it. They were cameos. Macaulay Culkin still alive. So is Lenny Kravitz. Post below debuted his new haircut but no new face tattoos and there were more epic performances Mariah Carey. Carrie Underwood. And Missy Elliott. With a familiar face very Halsey from Rhode Island whose version of working. Went viral BE. I'm not a multiple multiple she too was there. Back to T swift winning several awards including artist of the year for suffer endorsement of Democrats in the mid terms she touched on politics you know. Is the mid term elections under the CNN and that I love. And AMA's paid tribute to queen. And the queen of soul Aretha Franklin. Gladys Knight leaving their star studded amazing grace house leaving its am. Ed you notre triple threat when you're performing your new song from the new movie your starring in. Look at you Jennifer Lopez but that new single limitless from your new movie second act.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"duration":"2:28","description":"The star-studded award show saw Taylor Swift make history, Cardi B bring down the house and a lot of epic performances and cameos. ABC News' Kendis Gibson reports. ","mediaType":"default","section":"ABCNews/WNN","id":"58401246","title":"Highlights from the American Music Awards","url":"/WNN/video/highlights-american-music-awards-58401246"}