The 18-year-old heartthrob struck a handsome pose in his suave all-black outfit as he greeted fans and posed alongside his mom on his way into the ceremony, .
Fresh off three wins at the MTV European Music Awards, Bieber could add to his collection at the AMA’s. He is nominated for "Artist of the Year," "Favorite Male Artist" in the pop/rock category, and "Favorite pop/rock Album."
The "Believe" singer will also perform during the evening. Others slated to take the stage include P!nk, Pitbull, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj, and Linkin Park.