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Pink, Carrie Underwood and Pitbull to Perform at 2012 AMAs

October 30, 2012 (6:48 pm) GMT
Three new major acts have been added to the list of performers for the awards event held next month.

, and are expected to heighten the anticipation of American Music Awards next month. The trio have been added to the performers line-up, joining the previously announced , , and .

The 40th annual ceremony will be held November 18 at Los Angeles' Nokia Theater. The show will air live starting 8 P.M. but an online pre-show will stream live starting at 5 P.M. ET/PT. , Kimberly Cole, Brad Goreski, , and will host the online pre-show which streams on ABC.com, AMAs365.com, Cokemusic.com, Livestream, Ustream and YouTube.

More performers will be announced in the coming weeks.

Nominations this year are dominated by Minaj and who have four nods each. For the sixth year in a row, winners will be determined by online voting. Fans can vote for their favorites in all 20 categories including Artist of the Year through AMAVote.com and AMA.abc.com.

Pink has released her sixth studio album, "", in September. Underwood released her fourth album, "", in May and is touring the world in support of the album. Meanwhile Pitbull is looking forward to the release of his seventh studio album, reportedly titled "", next month.

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