dick clark productions, inc. and StubHub.com have partnered to auction tickets to the public for the upcoming 30th Annual American Music Awards on January 13 to be televised on ABC-TV, 8 p.m. ET/PT. The American Music Awards will be held at the Shrine Auditorium in Hollywood, CA. The AMAs will be hosted by the Osbournes and include performances from music stars such as Elton John, Tim McGraw, Christina Aguilera and Shania Twain. Some of the big nominees this year include Eminem, Ja Rule and Nelly for Favorite Male Artist (Hip-Hop/R&B) and Sheryl Crow, Celine Dion and Pink for Favorite Female Artist (Pop/Rock).
This auction for tickets to the AMAs can be accessed on www.StubHub.com . The general public can now bid on tickets to this star-studded event. A portion of the ticket proceeds will be donated to The Neil Bogart Memorial Fund which is dedicated to clinical hands-on research for the treatment and cure of pediatric cancer, leukemia, and AIDS.
"StubHub's auction service is great for the AMAs," said Larry Klein, of dick clark productions. "By using StubHub, we can give music fans a rare chance to be at the show and see all the excitement."
StubHub.com is a website owned and operated by LiquidSeats, Inc., where fans can purchase tickets for the AMAs and also get access to tickets for other live event across the country. "We are delighted to be working with dick clark productions and the American Music Awards to offer tickets for such a great event," said LiquidSeats' CEO Jeffrey Fluhr. "This is really a unique opportunity to purchase tickets to an awards ceremony and we are happy to help dick clark productions make these tickets available."
LiquidSeats has offered similar ticket auctions for artists including Alanis Morissette, Britney Spears, Creed and Clear Channel Entertainment.