Pitbull Hosting the 2013 American Music Awards: See the Nominees!


With the American Music Awards just around the corner, the award show is putting their new host front and center.

According to “The Hollywood Reporter,” rapper Pitbull will take the stage on November 24 to host the 2013 show, where he will also perform his new hit single “Timber” with Ke$ha.

Other performers include Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, One Direction and Luke Bryan, among others.

Check out the nominees:

Artist of the Year

  • Bruno Mars
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

New Artist of the Year

  • Ariana Grande
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • Phillip Phillips

Single of the Year

  • Florida Georgia Line feat. Nelly, “Cruise”
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz, “Thrift Shop”
  • Robin Thicke feat. Pharrell & T.I., “Blurred Lines”

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

  • P!nk
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

  • Bruno Mars
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Robin Thicke

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • One Direction

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

  • Justin Timberlake, “The 20/20 Experience”
  • One Direction, “Take Me Home”
  • Taylor Swift, “Red”

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

  • Bruno Mars
  • Maroon 5
  • P!nk

Check out all the nominees over at billboard.com. ABC will air the 2013 American Music Awards on November 24 beginning at 8pm. Will you be tuning in?