LOS ANGELES (October 9, 2006) — The multi-platinum Dixie Chicks, the highest selling female group in any genre, will take a break from their “Accidents & Accusations” tour to perform on the “2006 American Music Awards” airinglive on Tuesday, November 21, 2006 on ABC.
The twice nominated female sensation Pussycat Dolls, whose full length debut album “PCD” quickly became a top ten hit and Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist nominee Nelly Furtado, who’s first single “Promiscuous” from her hit album “Loose” made it to #1, will also join the line-up giving electrifying live performances.
The show, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will emanate from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
The newly announced female artists join BeyoncÃ©, Mary J. Blige, Carrie Underwood and Josh Groban on the star-studded list of live performances that will take place during the show as celebrity presenters help hand out twenty American Music Awards representing the best of Pop/Rock, Country, Soul/Rhythm & Blues, Rap/Hip Hop, Latin, Alternative, Adult Contemporary and Contemporary Inspirational music. Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks.