Spectacular performances, experimental fashion and the biggest names in music – all came together for the American Music Awards event on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Pink, Selena Gomez, Kelly Clarkson, Christina Aguilera, Diana Ross, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Nicole Kidman and many others marked their presence and graced the red carpet event.
Pink, Selena and Kelly reportedly performed on some of their known favorites while Bruno Mars was deemed the Artist of the Year with seven awards to his credit. The famous song rendition, Despacito featuring Justin Bieber won the Collaboration of the Year Award to Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee and the Favorite Song Award for Pop/Rock.
That’s What I Like by Bruno Mars was felicitated with the Video of the Year Award. Bruno Mars also won Favorite Album award for 24K Magic in the Pop/Rock music category.
While Keith Urban got felicitated as the Favorite Male Artist in Country Music category, Carrie Underwood won the Favorite Female Artist Award in the same category. Favorite Group for Country Music Award has been rewarded to Little Big Town band. Keith’s Ripcord got the Favorite Album award as well while Blue Ain’t Your Color came to win the Favorite Song for Country music Award.
For Rap and Hip Hop, the Favorite Artist Award was received by Drake while Kendrick Lamar got the Favorite Album Award for hip-hop. DJ Khaled featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper and Lil Wayne I’m The One was awarded the Favorite Song of the Year.
Bruno Mars is the Favorite Male Artist for Soul/R&B while the Favorite Female Artist in the same category is Beyonce according to the AMA 2017.
Lady Gaga, the singing sensation won Favorite Female Artist Award for Pop Rock Category.
For Alternative Rock, Linkin Park got the Favorite Artist Award and Shawn Mendes got the Favorite Artist Award for Adult Contemporary category. Shakira, meanwhile, got the Favorite Artist Award for Latin music while Lauren Daigle got Favorite Artist Award for Contemporary Inspirational Music category. The Chainsmokers were the winners of Electronic Dance Music (EDM) and the Top Soundtrack Award went to Moana.
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