But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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Talk about The One That Got Away!
America bequeathed upon its most lovely daughter the award for favorite female pop artist, but Katy Perry didn't even show up to collect the trophy!
We're sad she missed the AMAs, especially since we bet the Fireworks singer would've worn a dazzling outfit on the red carpet!
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