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Pamela Anderson, Missy Elliott, 3 Doors Down, Many More Added to AMAs

November 21st, 2005 2:53pm EST
3 Doors DownThe talent list for the "2005 American Music Awards" continues to grow. Newly added presenters for the special are Pamela Anderson, Michelle Branch, "Desperate Housewives'" James Denton, Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Missy Elliott, Eve, "Grey's Anatomy's" Katherine Heigl, Jenny McCarthy, 3 Doors Down and tennis superstar Serena Williams, airing Tuesday, November 22 (8:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on ABC.

Also scheduled to appear on the show as presenters are... cycling champion Lance Armstrong, Ashanti, Backstreet Boys, Blink 182's Travis Barker, James Blunt, Brooks & Dunn, Chris Brown, Ryan Cabrera, Chingy, "Invasion's" Eddie Cibrian, Jermaine Dupri, Carmen Electra, Ginuwine, Delta Goodrem, Paris Hilton, Frankie J, Nick Lachey, Mary Mary, Jesse McCartney, Dave Navarro, Sean Paul, "Entourage's" Jeremy Piven, Nicole Richie, LeAnn Rimes, "Phantom of the Opera's" Emmy Rossum, Kelly Rowland, "American Idol's" Ryan Seacrest, Shakira, "Jake In Progress'" John Stamos, Sugarland, Brian Wilson, Gretchen Wilson and Lee Ann Womack.

Among those scheduled to perform on this year's show are: the threesome of Bow Wow, Ciara & Omarion, Mariah Carey, Kenny Chesney, Sheryl Crow, Hilary Duff, Eurythmics, Cyndi Lauper & Sarah McLachlan, Lindsay Lohan, Tim McGraw, Pharrell with Gwen Stefani, Rascal Flatts, Santana featuring Los Lonely Boys, The Rolling Stones, Rob Thomas, Keith Urban, and The All-American Rejects. Hosted by Cedric The Entertainer.

The "American Music Awards" honor the past year's elite in contemporary music as voted by record-buyers. Awards will be presented to top artists in Pop/Rock, Country, Soul/Rhythm & Blues, Rap/Hip-Hop, Latin Music, Contemporary Inspirational, Adult Contemporary and Alternative Music.