PRESENTERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2013, AIRING LIVE SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24th AT 8 PM ET/PT ON ABC
2 CHAINZ, AKON, MARC ANTHONY, CIARA, FALL OUT BOY, DAVE GROHL, JENNIFER HUDSON, MICHAEL BOLTON, JOAN JETT, HEIDI KLUM, LADY ANTEBELLUM, BILL MAHER, ANDREW MCCUTCHEN, HAYDEN PANETTIERE, JEREMY RENNER, EMMA ROBERTS, NAYA RIVERA, SARAH SILVERMAN, ALICIA SILVERSTONE, TAYLOR SWIFT
dick clark productions has announced the presenters for the “2013 American Music Awards.” This year’s roster includes a mix of actors, musicians, athletes and reality stars, including: 2 Chainz, Akon, Jaimie Alexander, Marc Anthony, Kristen Bell, Michael Bolton, Ciara, Chris Daughtry, Fall Out Boy, Nathan Fillion, Daisy Fuentes, Juan Pablo Galavis, Dave Grohl, Jennifer Hudson, Joan Jett, Heidi Klum, Lady Antebellum, Bill Maher, Andrew McCutchen, Maia Mitchell, Kelly Osbourne, Hayden Panettiere, Jeremy Renner, Nicole Richie, Naya Rivera, Emma Roberts, Zoe Saldana, Sarah Silverman, Alicia Silverstone, Taylor Swift, and The Ceremonies, as well as Shark Tank cast members – Daymond John, Mark Cuban, Kevin O’Leary, Robert Herjave – in addition to some surprise appearances.
2013 American Music Awards will broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24th 8:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT on the ABC.
Artists will be honored in the genres of Pop/Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Alternative Rock, Adult Contemporary, Latin, Contemporary Inspirational, Electronic Dance Music, as well as categories for Top Soundtrack, New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s, Artist of the Year, and for the first year-ever, “Single of the Year.” Voting has closed for all categories except Best New Artist presented by Kohl’s which ends at 9:00 p.m., ET during the show on November 24th. Fans can continue to vote for this category at AMAvote.com or via Twitter.
Preceding the ABC broadcast for the 5th consecutive year will be the “Coca-Cola Red Carpet LIVE! @ The 2013 AMAs” pre-show hosted by Lance Bass, Jordin Sparks, Zendaya, Jenna Ushkowitz, Rosie Pierri, Colbie Caillat, Ted Stryker, Jonathan Cheban, Aimee Song, Bonnie McKee and Jake Owen, who is this year’s Dodge Brand correspondent. This year’s pre-show performers will include Kurt Hugo Schneider, Jabbawockeez, Jesse McCartney, Fifth Harmony and Aloe Blacc. Live coverage will stream online for fans worldwide starting at 5:00 p.m., ET / 2:00 p.m., PT on November 24 and for the first time will be available on Yahoo.com, this year’s official digital distributor of the American Music Awards Experience. The stream can also be watched at TheAMAs.com, ABC.com, Time Warner Cable’s Facebook page, and the websites within the Cumulus Radio Network, the AMAs official radio partner.
The “2013 American Music Awards” is produced by dick clark productions. Allen Shapiro and Michael Mahan are Executive Producers and Larry Klein is Producer. Pitbull is this year’s host.
Fans can keep up with all-things American Music Awards related through “AMAs On Demand.” AMAs On Demand” is available now with breaking news, artist spotlights, fashion retrospectives, interviews, and viewer generated content. Follow the AMAs on Twitter @theamas and on Facebook at Facebook.com/AMAs, as well as Instagram, tumblr and Vine. “AMAs On Demand” is updated every Thursday at TheAMAs.com.
In collaboration with Twitter, Twitter Mirrors will be placed in select backstage areas. The “selfie stations” will provide a candid look into the backstage scene. Also this year, the AMAs and Twitter will debut the first-ever VINE 360 FASHION BOOTH placed right in the middle of the red carpet. Fashion buffs around the world will have a front row seat to an unparalleled close look at celebrity red carpet fashion – on REAL TIME.
Viewers will also get a second-screen experience jam-packed with “snack-able” videos, photos, GIFs, memes, “Insta-Fashion Pops,” “Thank You Cam” shout outs, and much more across every major social platform.
The “2013 American Music Awards” partners include Cumulus, Time Warner Cable, Yahoo and Music Choice.
For up to date information about the AMAs, performers, presenters, and AMA history visit TheAMAs.com or dickclark.com. Join the conversation at #AMAs.
Rihanna To Receive First American Music Awards Icon Award And Will Perform Live For their 41st celebration, the American Music Awards have created a lifetime achievement honor the Icon Award. It has been created to, “honor an artist whose body of work has made a profound influence over pop music on a global level.” The first recipient will be Rihanna. The show’s producer Larry Klein says, “Rihanna’s iconic and innovative sound has enabled her to become one of the most influential and best-selling artists of all time.”
Rihanna has won six American Music Awards in the past and she is nominated four times this year. She will also perform live at the event broadcast live on ABC TV November 24, 2013. Her appearance on Eminem’s new hit single “The Monster” is Rihanna’s 25th top 10 pop hit.
Christina Aguilera, A Great Big World and Ariana Grande to Perform at American Music Awards Arianna Grande and a duet featuring Christina Aguilera and A Great Big World have been added to the lineup for the American Music Awards on Sunday.
Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, TLC, Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, One Direction, Ke$ha, Pitbull, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line,
and Miley Cyrus will as well take the stage on November 24th
About the American Music Awards
The American Music Awards features performances from today’s hottest artists and presents fan-voted awards in the categories of Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, Soundtrack, Single of The Year, New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s, and Artist of the Year. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. The show is produced by dick clark productions and is seen in more than 160 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.theamas.com, www.dickclark.com or abc.go.com/shows/american-music-awards.
About dick clark productions
dick clark productions is the world’s largest producer and proprietor of televised events. dcp produces perennial hits such as the “American Music Awards,” “Golden Globe Awards,” “Academy of Country Music Awards,” “Hollywood Film Awards,” “Billboard Music Awards,” and “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest.” dcp also produces popular weekly television programming, including “So You Think You Can Dance,” and owns one of the world’s most unique and extensive entertainment archive libraries with more than 55 years of dcp’s award-winning shows, historic programs, specials, performances and legendary programming. For additional information, visit www.dickclark.com