Ruben and Clay, OutKast join AMA lineup. Also joining the bill: Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock, and Ricky Martin

By Gary Susman
Updated October 07, 2003 at 04:00 AM EDT

Looks like this year’s American Music Awards will be duets night. According to Billboard, artists recently added to the performing lineup include OutKast, Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock, and Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken. Also new to the list is Ricky Martin, joining previously announced performers Ashanti, Hilary Duff, Alan Jackson, Metallica, and Britney Spears.

Kid Rock and Ashanti are among the multiple awards nominees, as are Justin Timberlake, R. Kelly, Beyonce, Sean Paul, 50 Cent, Shania Twain, Tim McGraw, and Toby Keith. Keeping the peace will be host Jimmy Kimmel. The show airs live on ABC from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Nov. 16.