June 30, 2005 11:01 PM by Joe Blackmon
Animotion, Juice Newton, Missing Persons, PM Dawn, and Shannon were the five performers on the finale of Hit Me Baby One More Time. Animotion performed “Obsession” and “Days Go By.” Juice Newton performed “Queen of Hearts” and “Pieces of Me.” Missing Persons performed “Words” and “Can’t Get You Out of My Head.” PM Dawn performed “Set A Drift on Memory Bliss” and “Blurry.” Shannon performed “Let the Music Play” and “Foolish.”
In what Host Vernon Kay calls the closest vote ever on Hit Me Baby One More Time, PM Dawn is elected as the audience’s favorite. PM Dawn selects the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation as their charity of choice to receive a $20,000 donation.