LOS ANGELES (CBS) – The nominee list has been announced for the 2010 American Music Awards and Eminem and Lady Antebellum lead the list with five noms. Four nominations went to Justin Bieber, and B.o.B., Katy Perry, Ke$ha and Usher all received three nods a piece.

The 2010 American Music Awards will air on SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 21 from 8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT live on ABC from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE. The 38th Annual American Music Awards is produced Larry Klein and executive-produced by Orly Adelson. The show will feature a star-studded lineup of music’s top artists and acts.

The 2010 American Music Awards will honor artists in the categories of Pop/Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Alternative, Adult Contemporary, Latin and Contemporary Inspirational. For the fourth year in a row, winners will be determined by online voting, which will be live the day of the nominations. Click here to vote online for each category.


Eminem Leads AMA Nominations

Recording artists Demi Lovato & Taio Cruz speak at the 2010 American Music Awards Nominations Press Conference (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)



Artist of the Year:
Justin Bieber
Lady Gaga
Katy Perry

Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist:
Justin Bieber

Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist:
Lady Gaga
Katy Perry

Favorite Pop/Rock Band, Duo, or Group:
The Black Eyed Peas
Lady Antebellum

Favorite Pop/Rock Album:
Justin Bieber – My World 2.0
Eminem – Recovery
Katy Perry – Teenage Dream

Favorite Country Music Male Artist:
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Brad Paisley

Favorite Country Music Female Artist:
Miranda Lambert
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Favorite Country Music Band, Duo, or Group:
Zac Brown Band
Lady Antebellum
Rascal Flatts

Favorite Country Music Album:
Carrie Underwood – Play On
Jason Aldean – Wide Open
Lady Antebellum – Need You Now

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist:

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album:
B.o.B – B.o.B Presents
Drake – Thank Me Later
Eminem – Recovery

Favorite Soul/R & B Male Artist:
Chris Brown
Trey Songz

Favorite Soul/R & B Female Artist:
Alicia Keys

Favorite Soul/R & B Album:
Alicia Keys – The Element of Freedom
Sade – Soldier of Love
Usher – Raymond v. Raymond

Favorite Soundtrack:
AC/DC – Iron Man 2
Glee: The Music, Volume 3 The Showstoppers
The Twilight Saga: Eclipse

Favorite Alternative Rock Artist:
Vampire Weekend

Favorite Contemporary Inpirational Artist:
Casting Crowns

Favorite Latin Music Artist:
Daddy Yankee
Enrique Iglesias

Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist:
Michael Buble
Lady Antebellum

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