She got it from her mama!

If there was one icon 2017 American Music Awards host Tracee Ellis Ross was channeling this evening, it was the one and only Diana Ross. Of course, fans should've expected the Black-ish star to pay homage to the world-famous singer in one way or another, given that Diana received this year's Lifetime Achievement Award

Tracee told E! News she felt the "planets [had] aligned" upon finding out she'd be hosting the same event granting top honors to her mom, adding, "It's extra special. It just feels like sort of a perfect mish-mosh of the right things, you know?" 

So from her glitzy opening look to every sophisticated ensemble in between, Tracee totally aced emceeing a massive Hollywood event in style. 

And how did Diana influence Tracee's personal fashion sense and seemingly endless outfit changes from tonight? The actress explained, "I grew up thinking a sparkly dress is the way to go. Big hair—the way to go. Good smile—the way to go. I think I learned by example and also by—like most young girls—going into my mom's closet and stealing sh-t."

Take a look at Ross' 2017 AMAs fashion playbook below! 

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Tracee Ellis Ross, American Music Awards 2017, AMAs

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Which was your favorite T.E.R. ensemble? Sound off in the comments!

For complete coverage of the 2017 American Music Awards, watch E! News Monday night at 7 & 11 p.m.

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