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2015 American Music Awards
Airs: November 22 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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ABCTune in to ABC at 8:00 for the 2015 American Music Awards.  The 43rd gala, hosted by Jennifer Lopez, is live (on the East Coast) from Los Angeles with performances by Lopez, Selena Gomez, 5 Seconds of Summer, Nick Jonas, One Direction, Demi Lovato, Carrie Underwood and Walk the Moon.

2015 Billboard Music Awards
Airs: May 17 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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ABCThe 2015 Billboard Music Awards is live (on the East Coast) on ABC at 8:00.  Performers include Van Halen, Mariah Carey, Britney Spears and more.

 

2015 CMT Music Awards
Airs: June 10 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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CMTCMT has the 2015 CMT Music Awards at 8:00.  Performers include  Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, Luke Bryan and Lady Antebellum.

2015 Hip Hop Awards
Airs: October 13 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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BETThe 2015 Hip Hop Awards, with performances by TI, Fetty Wap, Rich Homie Quan, Dej Loaf and more, are on BET at 8:00.  Oh, and in case you were wondering, no, it has nothing to do with bunnies.

2015 MTV Video Music Awards
Airs: August 30 at 9:00 PT/9:00 ET
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MTVThe 2015 MTV Video Music Awards is on MTV at 9:00.  Hosted by Miley Cyrus.

2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Airs: May 30 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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HBOHBO has the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony honoring this year’s inductees,  Ringo Starr Bill Withers, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, the “5” Royales, Joan Jett & the Blackheartsj, Lou Reed, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble and Green Day, at 8:00.

 

2015 Soul Train Awards
Airs: November 29 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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BETAnd, speaking of awards, BET (and Centric) has the 2015 Soul Train Awards at 8:00. Erykah Badu hosts  the annual celebration of the hottest artists in R&B, soul and hip-hop music.

 

2016 American Music Awards
Airs: November 20 at 8:00 PT/8:00 ET
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ABCABC has the 2016 American Music Awards at 8:00.  Live (on the East Coast) from Los Angeles with performances by Bruno Mars, Sting, Lady Gaga, Green Day, Twenty One Pilots and more.