PRESENTERS SET FOR 32ND ANNUAL "AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS"
Kelly Osbourne, Clay Aiken, Sheryl Crow, Kelly Clarkson, Serena & Venus Williams, William Shatner, Macy Gray, Chingy and Jim Belushi are Among the Stars Set as Presenters for the 31st Annual "American Music Awards"
An all-star roster of presenters from the music world, Hollywood and sports will be handing out trophies on the 32nd annual "American Music Awards," airing SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
The initial list of presenters for this year's show includes "life as we know it's" Kelly Osbourne, Clay Aiken, Pamela Anderson, "According to Jim's" Jim Belushi, Brooks & Dunn, Chingy, Ciara, Kelly Clarkson, Sheryl Crow, Carmen Electra, Macy Gray, Kathy Griffin, Billy Idol, "Boston Legal's" William Shatner, Lil' Flip, Teena Marie, MercyMe, Nelly, "The Simple Life's" Nicole Richie, "Desperate Housewives'" Nicolette Sheridan, KISS' Gene Simmons, John Stamos, Switchfoot, tennis superstars Serena & Venus Williams, and Ying Yang Twins.
Performers announced for the special thus far are Kenny Chesney, Josh Groban, Toby Keith, Jessica Simpson, Gwen Stefani, Kanye West and Usher. Additional performers and presenters will be added to the lineup and announced at a later date. Host of the show is Jimmy Kimmel.
A total of 19 publicly voted awards will be presented on this year's "American Music Awards" in eight areas of music -- Pop/Rock, Country, Soul/Rhythm & Blues, Rap/Hip-Hop, Latin Music, Adult Contemporary, Alternative Music and Contemporary Inspirational.
The special is a presentation of dick clark productions, inc., with Clark serving as executive producer. Larry Klein produces. Jeff Margolis directs. Writers are Barry Adelman and Fred Bronson. Executive in charge is Fran La Maina.