Weather it was Selenas Gomez’s heartfelt acceptance speech or all of the slayage on the red carpet. The American Music Awards was something you did not want to miss. Host by Gigi Hidi & Jay Pharoah on Novemember 20,2016 on ABC this years awards was epic. Mr. Aubrey “DRAKE” Graham led the night with 13 nominations & Dj Khaled’s Single “Do You Mind” ft August Alsina , Nicki Minaj , Rick Ross & Future hitting #1 on the charts this night was full of surpises. Rick Ross annouced his plan to releasing a new album. While Bruno Mars opened up the show with his smash hit ” 24k Magic” , We also recieved preformances from : DRAKE , JUSTIN BEBIER , GREEN DAY , ARIANA GRANDE & NICKI MINAJ. Nicki hit the AMA stage no once but twice in collaberation with Arianna Grande to preform their single “Side By Side. , then again popped back out with Dj Khaled & Friends.



  • Artist of the Year:

Nominees: Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Rihanna, Selena Gomez, and Carrie Underwood.

 Winner: Ariana Grande

  • New artist of the Year:

Nominees: Alessia Cara, Zayn, DNCE, Shawn Mendes and The Chainsmokers.

Winner: Zayn

  • Collab of the Year: 

Nominees: The Chainsmokers feat. Daya with “Don’t Let Me Down,” Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla with “One Dance,” Fifth Harmony feat. Ty Dolla $ign with “Work From Home,” Rihanna and Drake with “Work,” and Meghan Trainor feat. John Legend for “Like I’m Gonna Lose You.”

Winner: Fifth Harmony and Ty Dolla $ign


  • Tour of The Year:

Nominees: Beyonce, Madonna and Bruce Springsteen

Winner: Beyonce, Formation World Tour

  • Video of the Year:

Nominees: Desiigner’s hit “Panda,” Bieber’s hit “Sorry,” and Rihanna and Drake’s banger, “Work.”

Winner: Rihanna & Drake, “Work”

  • Favorite Male Pop/Rock: 

Nominees: Drake, The Weeknd and Justin Bieber.

Winner: Justin Bieber


  • Favorite Female Pop/Rock:

Nominees: Adele, Selena Gomez, Rihanna

Winner: Selena Gomez

  • Favorite Duo/Group, Pop/Rock:

Nominees: The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Twenty-One Pilots

Winner: Twenty-One Pilots

  • Favorite Album, Pop/Rock:

Nominees: Adele “25,” Justin Bieber “Purpose,” Drake “Views”

Winner: “Purpose,” Justin Bieber

  • Favorite Song, Pop/Rock:

Nominees: “Hello,” Adele, “One Dance,” Drake feat. Wizkid and Kyla, “Love Yourself,” Justin Bieber

Winner: Justin Bieber, “Love Yourself


  • Favorite Male Country Artist:

Nominees: Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Thomas Rhett

Winner: Blake Shelton

  • Favorite Female Country Artist:

Nominees: Carrie Underwood, Cam, Kelsea Ballerini

Winner: CarrieUnder wood

  • Favorite Country Duo/Group:

Nominees: Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion, Zac Brown Band

Winner: Florida Georgia Line

  • Favorite Country Album:

Nominees: Carrie Underwood, “Storyteller,” Luke bryan, “Kill the Lights,” Chris Stapelton, “Traveller”

Winner: Carrie Underwood, “Storyteller”

  • Favorite Country Song:

Nominees: Thomas Rhett, “Die a Happy Man,” Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.” Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”

Winner: Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”

  • Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist:

Nominees: Drake, Fetty Wap,Future

Winner: Drake


  • Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: 

Nominees: Drake & Future, “What a Time to Be Alive,” Drake, “Views,” Fetty Wap, “Fetty Wap”

Winner: Drake, “Views”

  • Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Song:

Nominees: Desiigner, “Panda,” Drake, “Hotline Bling,” Fetty Wap, “679”

Winner: Drake, “Hotline Bling,”

  • Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist:

Nominees: Bryson Tiller, Chris Brown, The Weeknd

Winner: Chris Brown


  • Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist:

Nominees: Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Rihanna

Winner: Rihanna

  • Favorite Soul/R&B Album:

Nominees: Beyoncé, “Lemonade”, Rihanna, “Anti,” Bryson Tiller, “T R A P S O U L”

Winner: Rihanna, “Anti”

  • Favorite Soul/R&B Song:

Nominees: Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla, “One Dance,”Rihanna Featuring Drake, “Work,” Bryson Tiller, “Don’t”

Winner: Rihanna Featuring Drake, “Work,


  • Favorite Alternative Rock Artist:

Nominees: Coldplay, Twenty-One Pilots, X Ambassadors

Winner: Twenty-One Pilots


  • Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist:

Nominees: Adele, Meghan Trainor, Rachel Platten

Winner: Adele

  • Favorite Latin Artist:

Nominees: J Balvin, Enrique Iglesias, Nicky Jam

Winner: Enrique Iglesias

  • Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist:

Nominees: Lauren Daigle, Hillsong UNITED, Chris Tomlin

Winner: Hillsong UNITED

Favorite EDM Artist:

Nominees: Major LAzer, Calvin Harris, The Chainsmokers

Winner: The Chainsmokers

  • Top Soundtrack:

Nominees: Purple Rain, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Suicide Squad: The Album

Winner: Purple Rain

Some of Our Favorite Red Carpet Looks From Last Night


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