Dick Clark Productions has announced that Jennifer Lopez, Katy Perry, and TLC will all perform on the 2013 American Music Awards, which will broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, November 24th from 8-11 pm ET/PT on ABC. Jennifer Lopez will perform a tribute to music legend Celia Cruz, Katy Perry will open this year’s show with the second single “Unconditionally,” from her new album PRISM, and TLC will perform marking their AMA return with a special unannounced guest. All join previously announced performers Luke Bryan, Miley Cyrus, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Gaga, Ke$ha, Imagine Dragons, Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, One Direction, Justin Timberlake and this year’s host, Pitbull.
The 2013 American Music Awards is produced by Dick Clark Productions . Allen Shapiro and Michael Mahan are Executive Producers and Larry Klein is Producer.
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 pm ET /2 pm PT on November 24th 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 American Music Awards are voted on by the fans. For the seventh year in a row, winners will be determined by online voting. Fans can vote at the Coca-Cola AMA voting site AMAvote.com. In addition, for the first time in AMAs History, fans will also be able to vote for their favorite artists via Twitter.
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