Selena Gomez had a Panic Attack before AMA’s performance: Here is what she had to say!

Following criticism over Selena Gomez’s “shaky” performance at the 2019 American Music Awards, sources close to the star revealed that she suffered from a panic attack right before taking the stage.

People reports that Gomez — who performed her songs “Lose You to Love Me” and “Look at Her Now” — was hit with a wave of anxiety “at the very last minute.”

“She definitely had a panic attack. She was nervous. She hasn’t been on stage in two years, and it’s an important song in her career,” a source said, later adding that it, “It threw her off. She did sound better at rehearsal.”Unfortunately, many people were quick to critique Gomez’s performance online.

“Feels good to be back,” she also wrote via her Instagram following the ceremony. “Thank you to my entire team and to my fans that stand by me. All of this is for you and because of you. excited for this chapter.”

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