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All You Need to Know About AMAs 2018!

For all of you who wanted to wake up at 5:30 to witness the BIG award show night, and obviously couldn’t because you wouldn’t be reading this article otherwise, DON’T WORRY! We got you covered! Find all the highlights and big wins of the show right here! For starters, let’s show you the GIF of the year that we scored at the AMAs this season!

The 28-year-old artist swiftly scored the awards for Artist of the Year, Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist, Favorite Pop/Rock Album and Tour of the Year! Crossing Whitney Houston’s record, Taylor Swift has managed to bag more than 22 awards to surpass yet another milestone! Love her or hate her, but we’ve got to agree, she totally killed it!

The 2018 sensation, Cardi B won her first ever award for Favorite Artist in the Rap/Hip-Hop genre! Entering the scene was Camila Cabello for Favourite New Artist Of The Year! With some insane live performances at the award night, Taylor Swift opened the show, followed by Twenty One Pilots, Cardi B, Halsey with Eastside, the night ended with a tribute to the late, great Aretha Franklin featuring Gladys Knight, Ledisi, Donnie McClurkin, CeCe Winans and Mary Mary.

The complete list of winners along with nominees is right here!

 

1| ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Drake
Imagine Dragons
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift

2| FAVORITE NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Khalid
Dua Lipa
XXXTentacion

3| FAVORITE COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
“Finesse,” Bruno Mars & Cardi B
“Rockstar,” Post Malone ft. 21 Savage
“Havanna,” Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug
“Meant to Be,” Beba Rhexha and Florida Georgia Line
“The Middle,” Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey

4| FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST, POP/ROCK
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Taylor Swift

5| FAVORITE MALE ARTIST, POP/ROCK
Drake
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran

6| FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP, POP/ROCK
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
Migos

7| FAVORITE SONG, POP/ROCK
“Havanna,” Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug
“God’s Plan,” by Drake
“Perfect,” by Ed Sheeran

8| FAVORITE ALBUM, POP/ROCK
Scorpion, Drake
÷, Ed Sheeran
Reputation, Taylor Swift

9| FAVORITE MALE ARTIST, COUNTRY
Kane Brown
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett

10| FAVORITE ALBUM, COUNTRY
Kane Brown, Kane Brown
This Ones’s for You, Luke Combs
Life Changes, Thomas Rhett

11| FAVORITE SONG, COUNTRY
“Heaven,” Kane Brown
“Tequila,” Dan + Shay
“Meant to Be,” Beba Rhexha and Florida Georgia Line

12| FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST, COUNTRY
Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
Carrie Underwood

13| FAVORITE DUO/GROUP, COUNTRY
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Lanco

14| FAVORITE ARTIST, RAP/HIP-HOP
Cardi B
Drake
Post Malone

15| FAVORITE MALE ARTIST, SOUL/R&B
Khalid
Bruno Mars
The Weeknd

16| FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST, SOUL/R&B
Ella Mai
Rihanna
SZA

17| FAVORITE SONG, SOUL/R&B
“Young, Dumb, and Broke,” Khalid
“Boo’d Up,” Ella Mai
“Finesse,” Bruno Mars & Cardi B

18| FAVORITE ALBUM, RAP/HIP-HOP
Scorpion, Drake
Luv Is Rage 2, Lil Uzi Vert
Beerbongs & Bentleys, Post Malone

19| FAVORITE SONG, RAP/HIP-HOP
“Bodak Yellow,” Cardi B
“God’s Plan,” Drake
“Rockstar,” Post Malone ft. 21 Savage

20| FAVORITE ALBUM, SOUL/R&B
American Teen, Khalid
CTRL, SZA,
17, XXXTentacion

21| FAVORITE ARTIST, ADULT CONTEMPORARY
Shawn Mendes
Pink
Ed Sheeran

22| FAVORITE ARTIST, ALTERNATIVE ROCK
Imagine Dragons
Panic! at the Disco
Portugal. The Man

23| FAVORITE SOUNDTRACK
Black Panther
The Greatest Showman
The Fate of the Furious

24| FAVORITE ARTIST, LATIN
J Balvin
Daddy Yankee
Ozuna

25| FAVORITE ARTIST, CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
Lauren Daigle
Mercyme
Zach Williams

26| FAVORITE ARTIST, ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC
The Chainsmokers
Marshmello
Zedd

27| FAVORITE SOCIAL ARTIST
BTS
Cardi B
Ariana Grande
Demi Lovato
Shawn Mendes

28| FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO
“Havanna,” Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug
“Bodak Yellow (Money Moves),” Cardi B
“God’s Plan,” Drake

29| FAVORITE TOUR OF THE YEAR
Beyoncé and JAY-Z
Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift
U2

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