Presenters announced for 2013 American Music Awardsby jmaloni
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 and Robert Herjave - in addition to some surprise appearances.
The 2013 American Music Awards will broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE Sunday, Nov. 24 (8 p.m.), on 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 p.m., ET during the show. Fans can continue to vote for this category at AMAvote.com or via Twitter.