one direction this is us the butler box office One Direction performing for 2013 American Music AwardsGet excited, 1D fans. One Direction is performing for the 2013 American Music Awards, reports E! News. It will be Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson‘s first performance for the American Music Awards.

Also performing are Miley Cyrus, Imagine Dragons and Florida Georgia Line, while Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead all nominees with six nominations, followed by Taylor Swift and Justin Timberlake with five each.

A gallery of the nominees can be found here. The 2013 American Music Awards air live Sunday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."