American Music Awards 2020: Taylor Swift, BTS, The Weeknd take home top honours

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Published: November 23,2020 12:12 PM
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November 23, 2020: The 2020 American Music Awards (AMA) aired on Sunday night from Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater with host Taraji P. Henson.

November 23, 2020: The 2020 American Music Awards (AMA) aired on Sunday night from Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater with host Taraji P. Henson.



The show featured performances from Billie Eilish, Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, and Maluma, the Weeknd with Kenny G, BTS, Megan Thee Stallion, Dua Lipa, Dan + Shay, and more.



The nominations this year were led by The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch, racking up eight each. Meanwhile, Megan Thee Stallion came in third place with five total nominations.



As for Taylor Swift — who has 29 AMA wins, most of all time broke her own record by bagging several awards tonight. All winners were determined through polling on the AMAs website.



See the full winners list here



Artist Of The Year



Taylor Swift



New Artist Of The Year



Doja Cat



The Collaboration Of The Year



Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber, "10,000 Hours"



Favourite Social Artist



BTS



Favourite Music Video



Taylor Swift, "Cardigan"



Favourite Male Artist - Pop/Rock



Justin Bieber



Favourite Female Artist - Pop/Rock



Taylor Swift



Favourite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock



BTS



Favourite Album - Pop/Rock



Harry Styles, Fine Line



Favourite Song - Pop/Rock



Dua Lipa, "Don’t Start Now"



Favourite Male Artist - Country



Kane Brown



Favourite Female Artist - Country



Maren Morris



Favourite Duo or Group - Country



Dan + Shay



Favourite Album - Country



Blake Shelton, Fully Loaded: God’s Country



Favourite Song - Country



Dan + Shay with Justin Bieber, "10,000 Hours"



Favourite Male Artist - Hip-Hop/Rap



Juice WRLD



Favourite Female Artist - Hip-Hop/Rap



Nicki Minaj



Favourite Album - Rap/Hip-Hop



Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial



Favourite Song - Rap/Hip-Hop



Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion, "WAP"



Favourite Male Artist - Soul/R&B



The Weeknd



Favourite Female Artist - Soul/R&B



Jhene Aiko Doja Cat



Favourite Album - Soul/R&B



The Weeknd, After Hours



Favourite Song - Soul/R&B



The Weeknd, "Heartless"



Favourite Male Artist - Latin



Bad Bunny



Favourite Female Artist - Latin



Becky G



Favourite Album - Latin



Bad Bunny, YHLQMDLG



Favourite Song - Latin



KAROL G & Nicki Minaj "Tusa"



Favourite Artist - Alternative Rock



twenty one pilots



Favourite Artist - Adult Contemporary



Jonas Brothers



Favourite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational



Lauren Daigle 



Favourite Artist - Electronic Dance Music (EDM)



Lady Gaga



Favourite Soundtrack



Birds of Prey: The Album