Tracee Ellis Ross slayed her AMAs opening with a tribute to Cardi B, Beyoncé, and more artists
American Music Awards host Tracee Ellis Ross took the stage at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater on Tuesday for an entertaining opening number.
The "black-ish" star lip synced to Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" and showed off choreographed moves to Childish Gambino's "This Is America," Beyoncé and Jay-Z's "APES---," Aretha Franklin's "Respect," Bruno Mars' "Uptown Funk," and Bey's "Run the World."
Ross also jokingly asked Jennifer Lopez how she maintains the stamina to dance for an extended period of time.
Tracee Ellis Ross kicked off the 2018 American Music Awards on Tuesday with an energized medley of hits from artists like Beyoncé and Cardi B.
Following Taylor Swift's performance, the "black-ish" star and host of the AMAs took the Microsoft Theater stage in a sparkling outfit. She began by lip syncing to Cardi B's "Bodak Yellow" with a gold grill in her mouth, then showed off her best moves to Childish Gambino's "This Is America," Beyoncé and Jay-Z's "APES---," and Aretha Franklin's "Respect."
#AMAs, hope you were dancing! Your host @TraceeEllisRoss got all the right moves