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American Music Awards Ratings Slip to Another All-Time Low

American Music Awards Ratings Slip to Another All-Time Low
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American Music Awards rankings slip to a different all-time low, regardless of glorious performances from Cardi B, Pink, and Missy Elliott.

Regardless of stellar performances from Pink, Cardi B, and Missy Elliott and important wins for artists like Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and Nicki Minaj, viewership figures for the 2022 American Music Awards had been at their lowest up to now. 

ABC’s presentation of the AMAs averaged 3.3 million viewers, down from final 12 months’s 3.8 million, marking a brand new all-time low. Notably, the above quantity doesn’t embrace DVR rankings or knowledge from different networks — however the outcomes from these counts are unlikely to influence complete viewership dramatically.

So as to add insult to harm, Chris Brown took to Instagram to mock the AMAs’ rankings after his Michael Jackson tribute efficiency was canceled on the final minute. On Monday, Brown shared a information story reporting that the 2022 AMAs noticed a major dip in viewership in contrast with the earlier 12 months. He then shared a clip of him rehearsing for the canceled efficiency, writing, “I’ll simply go away this right here.”

Chris Brown introduced on Saturday morning that the AMAs canceled his Michael Jackson tribute efficiency for the fortieth anniversary of Thriller for “causes unknown” — only a day earlier than the awards present occurred on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

On Monday, representatives for Dick Clark Productions, the corporate behind the AMAs, claimed the tribute was pulled attributable to inventive path.

“Dwell reveals change on a regular basis; it’s the character of this enterprise. Sadly, this component of the AMAs didn’t come collectively as we couldn’t align on the efficiency, to no fault of Chris Brown,” learn the assertion.

Ciara revealed that she would have been a part of the Chris Brown efficiency, sharing a video of her rehearsal with him on Instagram.

“MJ, thanks for the inspiration you’ve given us all,” her caption learn. “Thriller fortieth Anniversary @ChrisBrownOfficial, you’re a uncommon breed of this era. At all times enjoyable to rock with you.”

Joyner Lucas additionally shared feedback praising Chris Brown as a performer, claiming he’s “the best entertainer” alongside Michael Jackson.

“My bro will all the time have my loyalty, and irrespective of how many individuals attempt to play him and sweep him below the rug and fake like he isn’t the best entertainer subsequent to Michael Jackson, ima all the time have his again the way in which he all the time had mines (sic).”