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Winners list: American Music Awards 2020

America came to a standstill last night for the 2020 American Music Awards. The fan-voted event, which came to live from the Los Angeles Microsoft Theater was hosted by Golden Globes winning actress Taraji P. Henson with a small live audience.

Amidst the delivery of striking performances tagged along big wins for some of the year’s biggest names in the industry. Breaking her own AMA record again was Taylor Swift, who took home the highest mention of the night, Artiste of the Year plus Favorite Music Video for ‘Cardigan’ and Favorite Female Artiste (Pop/Rock). Swift now shelves 32 AMAs, the most wins by any artist in history.

Swift was not present in person to receive her three bagged trophies as she is currently busy re-recording her old albums from the studio she recorded them earlier in her career. A confirmation she made clear in an acceptance video she taped for her Artist of the Year glory.

The Weeknd, who went into the night as one of the most nominated artists of the 2020 AMAs (8) alongside Roddy Ricch, ended the evening with three wins in the categories of; Favorite Male Artist (Soul/R&B), Favorite Album ‘After Hours’ (Soul/R&B) and Favorite Song ‘Heartless’ (Soul/R&B). Ricch however, took home one AMA title in the Favorite Album (RAP/HIP-HOP) for ‘Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial’.

Other winners of the night include, Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Lady Gaga, Becky G, Bad Bunny, Nicki Minaj, Doja Cat and others. The AMAs is produced by Dick Clark Productions, which also organizes other major award ceremonies such as the Golden Globes, Billboard Music Awards and the Academy of Country Music Awards.

Check below for the full list of winners.

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

•             Taylor Swift (WINNER)

•             Justin Bieber

•             Post Malone

•             Roddy Ricch

•             The Weeknd

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

•             Doja Cat (WINNER)

•             Lewis Capaldi

•             DaBaby

•             Lil Baby

•             Roddy Ricch

•             Megan Thee Stallion

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

•             Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours” (WINNER)

•             Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion “WAP”

•             DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”

•             Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande “Rain On Me”

•             Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé “Savage Remix”

FAVORITE SOCIAL ARTIST

•             BTS (WINNER)

•             Billie Eilish

•             EXO

•             Ariana Grande

•             NCT 127

FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO

•             Taylor Swift “cardigan” (WINNER)

•             Doja Cat “Say So”

•             Future ft. Drake “Life Is Good”

•             Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande “Rain On Me”

•             The Weeknd “Blinding Lights”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –POP/ROCK

•             Justin Bieber (WINNER)

•             Post Malone

•             The Weeknd

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –POP/ROCK

•             Taylor Swift (WINNER)

•             Dua Lipa

•             Lady Gaga

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP –POP/ROCK

•             BTS (WINNER)

•             Jonas Brothers

•             Maroon 5

FAVORITE ALBUM –POP/ROCK

•             Harry Styles Fine Line (WINNER)

•             Taylor Swift folklore

•             The Weeknd After Hours

FAVORITE SONG –POP/ROCK

•             Dua Lipa “Don’t Start Now” (WINNER)

•             Lewis Capaldi “Someone You Loved”

•             Post Malone “Circles”

•             Roddy Ricch “The Box”

•             The Weeknd “Blinding Lights”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –COUNTRY

•             Kane Brown (WINNER)

•             Luke Combs

•             Morgan Wallen

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –COUNTRY

•             Maren Morris (WINNER)

•             Gabby Barrett

•             Miranda Lambert

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP –COUNTRY

•             Dan + Shay (WINNER)

•             Florida Georgia Line

•             Old Dominion

FAVORITE ALBUM –COUNTRY

•             Blake Shelton “Fully Loaded: God’s Country” (WINNER)

•             Luke Combs “What You See Is What You Get”

•             Morgan Wallen “If I Know Me”

FAVORITE SONG –COUNTRY

•             Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours” (WINNER)

•             Maren Morris “The Bones”

•             Blake Shelton (Duet with Gwen Stefani) “Nobody But You”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –RAP/HIP-HOP

•             Juice WRLD (WINNER)

•             DaBaby

•             Roddy Ricch

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –RAP/HIP-HOP

•             Nicki Minaj (WINNER)

•             Cardi B

•             Megan Thee Stallion

FAVORITE ALBUM –RAP/HIP-HOP

•             Roddy Ricch “Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial” (WINNER)

•             Lil Baby “My Turn”

•             Lil Uzi Vert “Eternal Atake”

FAVORITE SONG –RAP/HIP-HOP

•             Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion “WAP” (WINNER)

•             DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”

•             Roddy Ricch “The Box”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –SOUL/R&B

•             The Weeknd (WINNER)

•             Chris Brown

•             John Legend

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –SOUL/R&B

•             Doja Cat (WINNER)

•             Jhene Aiko

•             Summer Walker

FAVORITE ALBUM –SOUL/R&B

•             The Weeknd “After Hours” (WINNER)

•             Doja Cat “Hot Pink”

•             Summer Walker “Over It”

FAVORITE SONG –SOUL/R&B

•             The Weeknd “Heartless” (WINNER)

•             Chris Brown ft. Drake “No Guidance”

•             Summer Walker “Playing Games”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –LATIN

•             Bad Bunny (WINNER)

•             J Balvin

•             Ozuna

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –LATIN

•             Becky G (WINNER)

•             KAROL G

•             Rosalía

FAVORITE ALBUM –LATIN

•             Bad Bunny “YHLQMDLG” (WINNER)

•             Anuel AA “Emmanuel”

•             Bad Bunny “Las que no iban a salir”

FAVORITE SONG –LATIN

•             KAROL G & Nicki Minaj “Tusa” (WINNER)

•             Bad Bunny “Vete”

•             Black Eyed Peas X J Balvin “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)”

FAVORITE ARTIST –ALTERNATIVE ROCK

•             twenty one pilots (WINNER)

•             Billie Eilish

•             Tame Impala

FAVORITE ARTIST –ADULT CONTEMPORARY

•             Jonas Brothers (WINNER)

•             Lewis Capaldi

•             Maroon 5

FAVORITE ARTIST –CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

•             Lauren Daigle (WINNER)

•             for KING & COUNTRY

•             Kanye West

FAVORITE ARTIST –ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

•             Lady Gaga (WINNER)

•             Kygo

•             Marshmello

FAVORITE SOUNDTRACK

•             Birds of Prey: The Album (WINNER)

•             Frozen II

•             Trolls: World Tour

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America came to a standstill last night for the 2020 American Music Awards. The fan-voted event, which came to live from the Los Angeles Microsoft Theater was hosted by Golden Globes winning actress Taraji P. Henson with a small live audience.

Amidst the delivery of striking performances tagged along big wins for some of the year’s biggest names in the industry. Breaking her own AMA record again was Taylor Swift, who took home the highest mention of the night, Artiste of the Year plus Favorite Music Video for ‘Cardigan’ and Favorite Female Artiste (Pop/Rock). Swift now shelves 32 AMAs, the most wins by any artist in history.

Swift was not present in person to receive her three bagged trophies as she is currently busy rerecording her old albums from the studio she recorded them earlier in her career. A confirmation she made clear in an acceptance video she taped for her Artist of the Year glory.

The Weekend, who went into the night as one of the most nominated artists of the 2020 AMAs (8) alongside Roddy Ricch, ended the evening with three wins in the categories of; Favorite Male Artist (Soul/R&B), Favorite Album ‘After Hours’ (Soul/R&B) and Favorite Song ‘Heartless’ (Soul/R&B). Ricch however, was took home one AMA title in the Favorite Album (RAP/HIP-HOP) for ‘Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial’.

Other winners of the night include, Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, Lady Gaga, Becky G, Bad Bunny, Nicki Minaj, Doja Cat and others. The AMAs is produced by Dick Clark Productions, which also organizes other major award ceremonies such as the Golden Globes, Billboard Music Awards and the Academy of Country Music Awards.

Check below for the full list of winners.

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift (WINNER)
Justin Bieber
Post Malone
Roddy Ricch
The Weeknd

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Doja Cat (WINNER)

Lewis Capaldi
DaBaby
Lil Baby
Roddy Ricch
Megan Thee Stallion

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours” (WINNER)
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion “WAP”
DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”
Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande “Rain On Me”
Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé “Savage Remix”

FAVORITE SOCIAL ARTIST
BTS (WINNER)
Billie Eilish
EXO
Ariana Grande
NCT 127

FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO
Taylor Swift “cardigan” (WINNER)
Doja Cat “Say So”
Future ft. Drake “Life Is Good”
Lady Gaga & Ariana Grande “Rain On Me”
The Weeknd “Blinding Lights”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber (WINNER)
Post Malone
The Weeknd

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –POP/ROCK
Taylor Swift (WINNER)
Dua Lipa
Lady Gaga

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP –POP/ROCK
BTS (WINNER)
Jonas Brothers
Maroon 5

FAVORITE ALBUM –POP/ROCK
Harry Styles Fine Line (WINNER)
Taylor Swift folklore
The Weeknd After Hours

FAVORITE SONG –POP/ROCK
Dua Lipa “Don’t Start Now” (WINNER)
Lewis Capaldi “Someone You Loved”
Post Malone “Circles”
Roddy Ricch “The Box”
The Weeknd “Blinding Lights”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –COUNTRY
Kane Brown (WINNER)
Luke Combs
Morgan Wallen

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –COUNTRY
Maren Morris (WINNER)
Gabby Barrett
Miranda Lambert

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP –COUNTRY
Dan + Shay (WINNER)
Florida Georgia Line
Old Dominion

FAVORITE ALBUM –COUNTRY
Blake Shelton “Fully Loaded: God’s Country” (WINNER)
Luke Combs “What You See Is What You Get”
Morgan Wallen “If I Know Me”

FAVORITE SONG –COUNTRY
Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber “10,000 Hours” (WINNER)
Maren Morris “The Bones”
Blake Shelton (Duet with Gwen Stefani) “Nobody But You”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –RAP/HIP-HOP
Juice WRLD (WINNER)
DaBaby
Roddy Ricch

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –RAP/HIP-HOP
Nicki Minaj (WINNER)
Cardi B
Megan Thee Stallion

FAVORITE ALBUM –RAP/HIP-HOP
Roddy Ricch “Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial” (WINNER)
Lil Baby “My Turn”
Lil Uzi Vert “Eternal Atake”

FAVORITE SONG –RAP/HIP-HOP
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion “WAP” (WINNER)
DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch “Rockstar”
Roddy Ricch “The Box”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –SOUL/R&B
The Weeknd (WINNER)
Chris Brown
John Legend

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –SOUL/R&B
Doja Cat (WINNER)
Jhene Aiko
Summer Walker

FAVORITE ALBUM –SOUL/R&B
The Weeknd “After Hours” (WINNER)
Doja Cat “Hot Pink”
Summer Walker “Over It”

FAVORITE SONG –SOUL/R&B
The Weeknd “Heartless” (WINNER)
Chris Brown ft. Drake “No Guidance”
Summer Walker “Playing Games”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST –LATIN
Bad Bunny (WINNER)
J Balvin
Ozuna

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST –LATIN
Becky G (WINNER)
KAROL G
Rosalía

FAVORITE ALBUM –LATIN
Bad Bunny “YHLQMDLG” (WINNER)
Anuel AA “Emmanuel”
Bad Bunny “Las que no iban a salir”

FAVORITE SONG –LATIN
KAROL G & Nicki Minaj “Tusa” (WINNER)
Bad Bunny “Vete”
Black Eyed Peas X J Balvin “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)”

FAVORITE ARTIST –ALTERNATIVE ROCK
twenty one pilots (WINNER)
Billie Eilish
Tame Impala

FAVORITE ARTIST –ADULT CONTEMPORARY
Jonas Brothers (WINNER)
Lewis Capaldi
Maroon 5

FAVORITE ARTIST –CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
Lauren Daigle (WINNER)
for KING & COUNTRY
Kanye West

FAVORITE ARTIST –ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)
Lady Gaga (WINNER)
Kygo
Marshmello

FAVORITE SOUNDTRACK
Birds of Prey: The Album (WINNER)
Frozen II
Trolls: World Tour

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