Taylor Swift Wins Big At American Music Awards: AMAs Recap and Winners List
Winners of the 39th Annual American Music Awards (AMAs) were announced Sunday evening from the NOKIA Theatre, L.A LIVE. The show aired live on ABC at 8:00pm ET/ 7:00pm CT.
AMA highlights included live performances by Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Kelly Clarkson, Drake, Nicki Minaj with David Guetta opening the show, Marc Anthony and Lil Jon, Gym Class Heroes, will.i.am with Jennifer Lopez, Enrique Iglesias with Ludacris, and Christina Aguilera. LMFAO closed the night out with a party filled with surprises.
Winners of the 39th American Music Awards included Taylor Swift winning (Artist of the Year, Favorite Female Artist / Country Music and Favorite Album / Country), Nicki Minaj taking home her very first American Music Awards (Favorite Artist, Rap/Hip-Hop and Favorite Album, Rap/Hip-Hop), Adele winning (Favorite Female Artist / Pop/Rock, Favorite Album / Pop/Rock and Favorite Artist / Adult Contemporary), Jennifer Lopez honored with (Favorite Artist / Latin Music), Hot Chelle Rae winning (New Artist of the Year award) and more.
Katy Perry received a special AMA Award of Achievement for being the first woman in the history of pop music to have five No. 1 singles from one album.
Pop or Rock Music
Favorite Female Artist - Adele
Favorite Album - Adele/21
Favorite Female Artist - Taylor Swift
Favorite Band, Duo or Group - Lady Antebellum
Favorite Album - Taylor Swift/Speak Now
Favorite Album - Nicki Minaj/Pink Friday
Soul/Rhythm & Blues Music
Favorite Female Artist - Beyonce
Favorite Album - Rihanna/Loud
Alternative Rock Music
Adult Contemporary Music
Artist Of The Year - Taylor Swift