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Lady Gaga & Kendrick Lamar to Perform at 2013 ‘American Music Awards’

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Lady Gaga and Kendrick Lamar are the latest musicians to be added to the roaster of acts for the 2013 American Music Awards.

The pair join  musical acts One Direction, Imagine Dragons, Florida Georgia  and Miley Cyrus who have already been asked to perform.

More acts will be announced as the award show’s air date approaches.

The 41st American Music Awards will be held on November 24, 2013 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

Justin TImberlake’s New Album on Track to Have Decade’s Fifth-Biggest Debut

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Justin Timberlake‘s tidal wave of success is neverending.

For the past few weeks, Timberlake has been promoting his new album, The 20/20 Experience very hard and it’s about to pay off.

A new report suggest that the “Mirrors” singer’s new album will nab the fifth-biggest debut of this decade. His new album is expected to sell around 800-850K in its first week alone.

This puts Timberlake behind two Taylor Swift albums (1.2m, 1.05m) and one each from Lady Gaga, and Lil Wayne both have one album  (1.1m, 964k).

According to HITS Daily Double, The 20/20 Experience will also give Sony Music four of the Top 10 biggest debuts since 2010

*Justin Timberlake (RCA) 800-850k
Bruno Mars (Atlantic) 37-42k
Luke Bryan (Capitol Nashville) 35-40k
*Kacey Musgraves (Mercury Nashville) 35-40k
Bon Jovi (Island/IDJ) 32-37k
P!nk (RCA) 29-33k
*Les Miserables (Republic) 25-28k
Rihanna (Def Jam/IDJ) 24-27k
Mumford & Sons (Glassnote) 24-27k
Imagine Dragons (Interscope) 24-27k
David Bowie (Columbia) 21-24k
Now 45 (Capitol) 21-24k
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (Macklemore) 19-22k
Fun. (Atlantic) 19-22k
Florida Georgia Line (Big Machine/Republic Nashville) 18-21k

* Stands for Debuts

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