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Lady Gaga among acts for AMAs

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Hold your applause: Lady Gaga will perform at the American Music Awards next month.

Dick Clark Productions announced Thursday that Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Kendrick Lamar and Luke Bryan will also hit the stage for the Nov. 24 awards show in Los Angeles.

Previously announced performers include Miley Cyrus, One Direction, Imagine Dragons and Florida Georgia Line.

The AMAs will air on ABC.

Aretha on stage

After recovering from an undisclosed illness, Aretha Franklin is returning to the concert stage with a December performance in her hometown of Detroit.

The Detroit News says the Queen of Soul will sing Dec. 21 at the MotorCity Casino Hotel’s Sound Board.

Happy Birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Singer Bill Anderson is 76. Actress Barbara Bosson is 74. Publisher Larry Flynt is 71. Singer Lyle Lovett is 56. Actress Rachel Ticotin is 55. Singer Anthony Kiedis is 51. Drummer Rick Allen is 50. Singer Big Kenny is 50. Actress Toni Collette is 41. Actress Jenny McCarthy is 41. Singer Bo Bice is 38. Actor Penn Badgely is 27.

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