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The American Music Awards: Full list of winners

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The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, November 21, 2017 | 01:14 pm
The American Music Awards: Full list of winners

US singer Bruno Mars peforms during the BRIT Awards 2017 ceremony and live show in London on Feb. 22. (AFP/Justin Tallis)

Artists showed up in droves to the 2017 American Music Awards (AMAs), which was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, but not everyone came home with something to show off to their fans. However, singer Bruno Mars was crowned Artist of The Year, cementing his status as the world's pop superstar.  Here are the winners of the AMAs, according to The Hollywood Reporter:

POP/ROCK

1. Artist Of The Year: Bruno Mars.

Runner-ups: Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Drake, and Kendrick Lamar

2. New Artist Of The Year: Niall Horan

Runner-ups: Rae Sremmurd, Post Malone, Julia Michaels and James Arthur

3. Collaboration Of The Year:  “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber

Runner-ups: “Closer” by The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey; “I’m the one” by DI Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper, and Lil’ Wayne; “Don’t Wanna Know” by Maroon 5 ft. Kendrick Lamar; “Starboy” by  The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk.

4. Tour of The Year: ColdPlay

Runner-ups: Garth Brooks, U2

5. Video Of The Year: “That’s what I like” by Bruno Mars

Runner-ups: “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee; “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran

6. Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

Runner-ups: Drake, Ed Sheeran

7. Favorite Female Artists – Pop/Rock

Runner-ups: Alessia Cara, Rihanna

8. Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock: Imagine Dragons

Runner-ups: The Chainsmokers, Coldplay

9. Favorite Album – Pop/Rock: “24K Magic” by Bruno Mars

Runner-ups: “More Life” by Drake; “Starboy” by The Weeknd

10. Favorite Song – Pop/Rock: “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber

Runner-ups: “Closer” by The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey; “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran

 

COUNTRY

11. Favorite Male Artist – Country: Keith Urban

Runner-ups: Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett

12. Favorite Female Artist – Country: Carrie Underwood

Runner-ups: Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris

13. Favorite Duo or Group – Country: Little Big Town

Runner-ups: Florida George Line, Old Dominion

14. Favorite Album – Country: “Ripcord by Keith Urban ”

Runner-ups: “They don’t know” by Jason Aldean; “From A Room:, Vol. 1” by Chris Stapleton

15. Favorite Song – Country: “Blue Ain’t Your Color” by Keith Urban.

Runner-ups: “Body Like A Back Road” by Sam Hunt; “Dirt On My Boots” by Jon Pardi

 

RAP/HIP-HOP

16. Favorite Artists – Rap/Hip-Hop: Drake

Runner-ups: Kendrick Lamar, Migos

17. Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop: “Damn” by Kendrick Lamar

Runner-ups: “More Life” by Drake; “Culture” by Migos

18. Favorite Song – Rap/Hip-Hop: “I’m the one” by DI Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper, and Lil’ Wayne

Runner-ups: “Humble” by Kendrick Lamar; “Black Beatles” by Rae Sremmurd ft. Gucci Mane

 

SOUL/R&B

19. Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B: Bruno Mars

Runner-ups: Childish Gambino, The Weeknd

20. Favorite Femake Artist – Soul/R&B: Beyoncé

Runner-ups: Kehlani, Rihanna

21. Favorite Album – Soul/R&B: “24K Magic” by Bruno Mars

Runner-ups: “Awaken My Love!” by Childish Gambino; “Starboy” by The Weeknd

22. Favorite Song – Soul/R&B: “That’s what I like” by Bruno Mars

Runners-up: “Location” by Khalid; “Starboy” by The Weeknd

 

MISCELLANEOUS

23. Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock: Linkin Park

Runners-up: Imagine dragons, Twenty One Pilots

24. Favorite Artists – Adult Contemporary: Shawn Mendes

Runners-up: Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran

25. Favorite Artist – Latin: Shakira

Runners-up: Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee

26. Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational: Lauren Daigle

Runners-up: MercyMe, Chris Tomlin

27. Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM): The Chainsmokers

Runners-up: Calvin Harris, DJ Snake

28. Top Soundtrack: Moana

Runners-up: Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol.2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2; Trolls

(ezr/asw)

 

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