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“2019 Amer­i­can Mu­sic Awards” (7 p.m., ABC): Hav­ing won more Amer­i­can Mu­sic Awards than any other artist this decade, Tay­lor Swift is honored as Artist of the Decade dur­ing this three-hour live mu­sic spe­cial broad­cast live from Mi­crosoft The­ater in Los An­ge­les. The singer-song­writer, who is also a five­time nom­i­nee this year, is sched­uled to take the stage for a per­for­mance cel­e­brat­ing the big­gest hits of her ca­reer. Post Malone leads this year’s pack of nom­i­nees with 7 nods, fol­lowed by Ari­ana Grande and first-time nom­i­nee Bil­lie Eil­ish with six eac. h

“Cher­ished Mem­o­ries: A Gift to Re­mem­ber 2” (7 p.m., Hall­mark): This 2019 fol­low-up to the 2017 hol­i­day ro­mance “A Gift to Re­mem­ber” opens a year af­ter Darcy Archer (Ali Liebert) crashed into Ai­den Har­ris (Peter Porte) on her bi­cy­cle, re­sult­ing in short-term mem­ory loss and a (so far) longer last­ing ro­mance be­tween the pair. She’s look­ing for­ward to him com­ing over to help dec­o­rate her tree. When Ai­den stum­bles across a box con­tain­ing a charm­ing Christ­mas vil­lage, how­ever, Darcy is over­whelmed by bit­ter­sweet emo­tions over this me­mento of her late par­ents’ love. Tina Lif­ford also stars.

“Christ­mas 9 to 5” (7 p.m., 11:01 p.m., Life­time): Tiya Sir­car (“The Good Place”) stars in this 2019 yule­tide fan­tasy as Jen­nifer, a tough-as-nails re­porter on the crime beat, who gets a writ­ing as­sign­ment com­pletely out­side her usual wheel­house: to find the true mean­ing of Christ­mas. She goes un­der­cover at a place that seems un­likely to de­liver com­fort and joy, but does in­deed drop her right in the mid­dle of Christ­mas Cen­tral, so to speak: a depart­ment store, where she works as a clerk from Black Fri­day to Christ­mas Eve. Ge­orge Wendt also stars.

“Bless the Harts” (7:30 p.m., FOX): Thanks­giv­ing may be the ul­ti­mate fam­ily hol­i­day for many Amer­i­cans, but for those shopa­holic Harts, ev­ery­thing is fo­cused on hit­ting as many early Black Fri­day sales as pos­si­ble in the new episode “Mega-Lo-Mem­o­ries.” De­pressed at the prospect of this com­merce-cen­tric ob­ses­sion ru­in­ing yet an­other Thanks­giv­ing, Vi­o­let (voice of Jil­lian Bell) sets out to show her clan the er­ror of their ways. Else­where, Jenny and Wayne (voices of Kris­ten Wiig and Ike Bar­in­holtz) think back on how they first met.

“Ul­ti­mate Thanks­giv­ing Chal­lenge” (8 p.m., 11 p.m., Food): In the Sea­son 2 fi­nale, “$25,000 Thanks­giv­ing,” host Gi­ada De Lau­ren­tiis chal­lenges the fi­nal three con­tenders to cre­ate a dish that rep­re­sents the per­son they’re most thank­ful for, although each must in­cor­po­rate a dif­fer­ent kind of squash in the fin­ished prod­uct. The chef who most im­presses their host and judges Alex Guar­naschelli, Carla Hall and Chris­tian Petroni gets an im­por­tant ad­van­tage in the fi­nal din­ner round, wherein each chef must cre­ate an ul­ti­mate Thanks­giv­ing feast. The win­ner takes home the $25,000 grand prize.

“Back to Life” (9 p.m., 2:30 a.m., Show­time): This dark Bri­tish com­edy con­cludes its first sea­son with two back-to-back episodes. First, Miri (Daisy Hag­gard) des­per­ately tries to sal­vage her friend­ship with Billy (Adeel Akhtar), who didn’t re­act well to the truth about her iden­tity. An en­counter with his wife, Anna (Souad Fa­ress), takes a re­gret­table turn for Miri, who winds up ar­rested again. Then, in the sea­son fi­nale, Miri gets out, de­ter­mined to tell her side of the story and to fi­nally get the town on her side.

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