Drake’s confirmed to perform “Headlines” at the 2011 American Music Awards®, says dick clark productions (dcp) president and executive producer Orly Adelson. This year’s show will take place on Sunday, November 20, 2011 and be broadcast live on ABC (8:00-11:00 pm ET/PT), with Drake joining a list of performers that includes Christina Aguilera, Marc Anthony, and Justin Bieber.
Additional performers include Mary J. Blige, Chris Brown, Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Drake, Gym Class Heroes, David Guetta, Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez, Lil Jon, Ludacris, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry, Pitbull, Maroon 5, OneRepublic, The Band Perry and will.i.am.
Tickets are on sale now at www.ticketmaster.com.
The American Music Awards honor stand-outs in the fields of Pop/Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Alternative, Adult Contemporary, Latin, and Contemporary Inspirational.
About the Voting (Per dick clark productions):
American Music 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.
Source: dick clark productions – November 17, 2011