This marks the
first time each of the artists will perform on the AMAs. They join
previously announced acts including Christina Aguilera, Bon Jovi, P!nk
and Usher. Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Ke$ha are also all nominated
for Artist of the Year joined by Lady Gaga and Eminem.
Additional performers and presenters will be announced in the coming
weeks. The show will broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 21st (8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on ABC. Tickets are now
on sale (please visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 1-877-AEG-TICKETS).
AMA producer Larry Klein stated, "Justin, Katy and Ke$ha have been on
the top of the charts all year long. We are happy to see each of them
make their own AMA history."
For the fourth year, winners will be determined by online voting at the
official Coca-Cola voting location www.amavote.com as well as
ama.abc.com. Artists will be honored in the categories of Pop/Rock,
Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Alternative, Adult Contemporary, Latin,
Soundtracks and Contemporary Inspirational. Fans can go to the official
homepage of the "2010 American Music Awards," ama.abc.com, to find
performer and presenter announcements, artist information, and more.