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The 2013 American Music Awards (AMAs) will be broadcast LIVE from the Nokia Theater L.A. on November 24th, 2013. The AMAs features over 16 musical 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, New Artist of the Year, and Artist of the Year.

The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. The 2012 show featured performances by Christina Aguilera, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, Linkin Park, Pitbull, Carrie Underwood, P!nk, Usher, Ke$ha, No Doubt, Justin Bieber, Kelly Clarkson, Carly Rae Jepsen, Psy, Stevie Wonder, The Wanted and Swizz Beatz featuring Chris Brown and Ludacris. The show is one of the biggest music shows in the world and is seen in more than 160 countries.

American Music Award categories include:

Artist of the Year

Single of the Year

New Artist of the Year

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

Favorite Male Artist – Country

Favorite Female Artist – Country

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country

Favorite Album – Country

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

Favorite Artist – Latin Music

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

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