The Winners of The 40th Anniversary American Music Awards
The winners of The 40th Anniversary American Music Awards are beginning to be revealed! Stay right here all night as the winners you voted for take home their awards!
That’s all for tonight, guys! For the full list of winners, check out the link below, and come back tomorrow for more photos and clips from the red carpet!
Artist of the Year – Justin Bieber
He did it! A clean sweep for Justin Bieber who just won his third American Music Award of the night and seventh overall. He won in all three categories he was nominated for tonight. Congratulations Justin!
Country Music: Favorite Album – Carrie Underwood – “Blown Away”
Carrie Underwood takes home an AMA and continues an incredible streak in this category. Every album she has released has won Country Music: Favorite Album!
Rap / Hip-Hop Music: Favorite Artist – Nicki Minaj
It’s been a big, big night for Nicki Minaj! She just picked up her second AMA of the night on top of burning up the stage with an amazing performance. This makes her fourth American Music Award.
Pop or Rock Music: Favorite Album – Justin Bieber – “Believe”
Justin Bieber just picked up his second AMA of the night, giving him 6 total! He’s still up for Artist of the Year tonight. Can he win all 3?
Electronic Dance Music (EDM): Favorite Artist – David Guetta
Even accepting via satellite, David Guetta makes a big splash being the first winner ever in this brand new AMA category. Congrats, David!
Country Music: Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Lady Antebellum
Lady Antebellum just won their third AMA! This is the third year in a row that the band has won in this category.
New Artist of the Year – Carly Rae Jepsen
Newcomer Carly Rae Jepsen becomes the second first-time winner of the night, picking up the New Artist of the Year award!
Country Music: Favorite Male Artist – Luke Bryan
Luke Bryan has just picked up his first ever American Music Award. Congrats, Luke! His album, Tailgates & Tanlines is also nominated tonight, so he could be a two-time winner before the night is out!
Soul / R&B Music: Favorite Male Artist – Usher
Usher takes home his eighth AMA ever, winning for his fourth year in a row! Can he take home even more awards tonight?
Alternative Rock Music: Favorite Artist – Linkin Park
With this win, Linkin Park takes home their 5th AMA in this category, solidifying their place once again as one of the hottest Alt-Rock bands there is.
Rap / Hip-Hop Music: Favorite Album – Nicki Minaj – “Pink Friday: “Roman Reloaded”
Nicki Minaj wins big for her album in the Rap/Hip-Hop Music category and looks stunning doing it! She’s nominated for three more AMAs tonight, so we’ll see if she can take home any more.
Country Music: Favorite Female Artist – Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift just picked up her 11th AMA. E-L-E-V-E-N! Her fans have to be happy their votes came through for their favorite country superstar.
Pop or Rock Music: Favorite Male Artist – Justin Bieber
The first award of the night goes to Justin Bieber! He’s nominated for two more awards tonight, including Artist of the Year. Is this a sign of good things to come later tonight for Justin?