'2009 American Music Awards' Nominees Announced

October 13, 2009 11:23:06 PM PDT
The 2009 American Music Award nominees have been announced, and Michael Jackson is in the running for the show's top prize.The pop superstar is nominated for "Artist of the Year," along with "Favorite Male Artist" and three others ... for his 2003 greatest hits collection.

Jackson is still eligible even though the music wasn't released this year, because the AMA's are based on sales and air play.

The king of pop joins a diverse group for the top prize ... including teen country star Taylor Swift, rapper Eminem, rock group "Kings of Leon" and pop star Lady Gaga.

The winners are determined by an online vote by the fans. To cast your vote click here.

You can watch the AMA's on November 22nd, on abc30.

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