At 9:00 HBO has the 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony featuring performances by inductees Heart, Randy Newman, Public Enemy and Rush. Albert King, Donna Summer, Lou Adler and Quincy Jones are also honored.
From Los Angeles, ABC has the 2014 American Music Awards at 8:00 with performances by Taylor Swift, Charli XCX, 5 Seconds of Summer, Mary J. Blige, Sam Smith, Fergie, Lorde, One Direction and Iggy Azalea.
CMT has the 2014 CMT Music Awards at 8:00. Live (on the East Coast) from Nashville, performers include Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and Florida Georgia Line.
MTV has the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards at 9:00. The thirty-first annual show is live (at least on the East Coast) from the Forum in Inglewood, California. Performers include Beyoncé, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, Maroon 5, Iggy Azalea, Ariana Grande and 5 Seconds of Summer.