Amanda Pendolino
November 16, 2012

American Music Awards 2012 Performers: Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift and More!

The American Music Awards air live this Sunday, November 18 at 8 pm ET/PT on ABC. Performers include Justin Bieber, Kelly Clarkson, Carly Rae Jepsen, Psy, The Wanted and Swizz Beatz featuring Chris Brown, Ke$ha, No Doubt, Usher, Christina Aguilera, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Nicki Minaj, Linkin Park, P!nk and Pitbull. Twirlit will be there tweeting from @twirlit– be sure to follow us to get all kinds of exclusives from the show and the afterparty!

Nicki Minaj and Rihanna are tied for the most individual nominations with four each. Drake, Justin Bieber, Maroon 5, One Direction and Usher follow with three nominations each and Carrie Underwood, Chris Brown, fun., Gotye, J.Cole, Katy Perry, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Bryan and Pitbull collected two nominations. You can check out the full list of nominations here. Winners are chosen by online voting. For more info, check out the AMAs blog

We’ve also spotted some Justin Bieber Goes Shirtless videos on the AMAs on-demand web series — not that we’re watching them — just throwing it out there. With the recent Justin/Selena breakup, do you think we’ll notice a change in him?

Who are you excited to see? Who should win? Comment and tweet us your thoughts and questions!