LOS ANGELES (Top40 Charts/ dick clark productions)
dick clark productions (dcp) president and executive producer Orly Adelson announced that Daughtry, Enrique Iglesias, Gym Class Heroes, Lil Jon, Jennifer Lopez, OneRepublic, The Band Perry
and will.i.am will perform at "The 2011 American Music
Awards." They round out the lineup for 'music's biggest night' which also includes performances by previously announced acts including Christina
Aguilera, Marc Anthony, Justin Bieber, Mary J. Blige, Chris Brown, Kelly
Guetta, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, Pitbull
and Maroon 5. The show will be broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 20th (8:00-11:00 pm ET/PT) on ABC. Tickets are now on sale (please visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 1-877-234-8425.)
This year, the AMAs will feature 5 unique collaborations which include the following special performances; Pitbull
with Marc Anthony
and Lil Jon, Gym Class Heroes
with Adam Levine, will.i.am with Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj
Guetta, and Maroon 5
This year, ABC will air a live pre-show "Countdown to The American Music
Awards" hosted by Chris Harrison and Vanessa
Minnillo starting at 7:00pm ET/PT. In addition, the online pre-show "Coca-Cola Red Carpet
LIVE! @ the 2011 AMAs" hosted by Lance Bass, Michael Buckley, Estelle, Sarah
Hyland, Mario, Audrina Patridge and Josh Sussman will stream live for fans worldwide starting at 2pm PT / 5pm ET at ABC.com, Livestream.com/AMAs and other partner sites.
Artists will be honored in the categories of Pop/Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Alternative, Adult Contemporary, Latin, and Contemporary Inspirational. Fans can go to the official homepage of the "2011 American Music
Awards," AMA.abc.com, to find performer and presenter announcements, artist information, and more.
About the Voting -
Awards nominees are selected from both BigChampagne's Ultimate Chart and Mediabase. The Ultimate Chart is a ranked list of the most popular artists and songs based on a weighted combination of music sales, radio and TV broadcast, internet streaming and video viewing, and incorporating additional online metrics, including activity on social networks. Mediabase monitors more than 1,800 radio stations in 180 U.S. and Canadian markets, 24 hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week and provides vital airplay and programming information to more than 1,700 affiliate radio stations and every major broadcast group. Winners are chosen by public vote online.