E! announced Justin Bieber will perform at the 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards. He will “belt out multiple hit songs” at the upcoming ceremony on November 15.
The “Holy” star is the most-nominated male artist for the awards show. He is up for seven nominations including Male Artist of 2020 and Social Celebrity of 2020. Hits “Intentions” and “Stuck With U” are up for Song of 2020 and Changes is up for Album of 2020 as is “Holy” for Collaboration of 2020. He tied Lady Gaga, who is the most-nominated female.
Bieber Leads Everywhere
Bieber recently released two singles; “Holy,” featuring Chance the Rapper and “Lonely” with Benny Blanco. “Holy” reached #1 on the Spotify Global Chart. In its debut week, it streamed over 120 million times. This broke Bieber’s own single-day career-best for YouTube views. Both “Holy” and “Lonely” are now in the Top 10 globally.
#1 Artist Channel on YouTube
Changes debut saw it at #1 on the U.S. album chart, netting over 1 million in first-week global consumption. And in its first week, Justin Bieber: Season’s docuseries became the most viewed premiere of a YouTube Original. And he’s the first artist to cross the threshold of 50 million YouTube subscribers, which makes him the #1 artist of the channel.
Demi Lovato will Host
Jen Neal of E! announced that Demi Lovato will host, calling her an international star. She said, “… we cannot wait for her to host the 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards. Her authentic presence and dynamic talents will make for an unforgettable night.”
Tyler Perry Will be Recognized
E! will present Tyler Perry with the People’s Champion of 2020 Award, which recognizes his contributions to entertainment and charity.
Tyler is involved with Feeding America and Covenant House. He also supports the causes of the late George Floyd, Rayshard Brooks, and Secoriea Turner.
Jennifer Lopez to Receive People’s Icon Award
Jennifer Lopez will receive the People’s Icon Award for her contributions to music, film, television, and fashion. She is the third recipient of the People’s Icon award. She joins Jennifer Aniston of Friends and star Melissa McCarthy of Bridesmaids.
Tracee Ellis Ross will receive The Fashion Icon Award.
Lady Gaga, Megan Thee Stallion, and Ariana Grande are also nominated for awards.
The 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards (PCAs) airs on Sunday, November 15. The event takes place at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California, starting at 9 p.m.