Justin Bieber, The Chainsmokers, Rihanna & More Bag Awards At The AMAs

Posted at November 21st, 2016 | by Yash Vikram Singh | in

The 2016 American Music Awards just got wrapped up and Hip-Hop artists took center stage along with other pop stars with dance music featuring progressively through out the event. Drake was the show-stopper leading the line with 13 nominations and bagging 4 categories. The Chainsmokers had a captivating presence as well with 4 nominations. Other dance music nominations included Calvin Harris & Major LazerJustin Bieber bagged 2 awards as well for Purpose: The Movement, which has also been co-produced by Skrillex behind the curtains.

Check out the winners’ list below.

Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande – WINNER
Carrie Underwood

New Artist of the Year Un-Leased By T-Mobile
Alessia Cara
The Chainsmokers
Shawn Mendes

Collaboration of the Year
The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya “Don’t Let Me Down”
Drake Featuring Wizkid and Kyla “One Dance”
Fifth Harmony Featuring Ty Dolla SIgn “Work From Home”  – WINNER
Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”
Meghan Trainor Featuring John Legend “Like I’m Gonna Lose You”

Tour of the Year
Beyoncé – WINNER
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

Video of the Year
Justin Bieber “Sorry” – WINNER
Desiigner “Panda”
Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Justin Bieber – WINNER
The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Selena Gomez – WINNER

Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock
The Chainsmokers
Twenty One Pilots – WINNER

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Adele, 25
Justin, Bieber Purpose – WINNER
Drake, Views

Favorite Song- Pop/Rock
Adele “Hello”
Justin Bieber “Love Yourself” – WINNER
Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”

Favorite Male Artist – Country
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
Blake Shelton – WINNER

Favorite Female Artist – Country
Kelsea Ballerini
Carrie Underwood – WINNER

Favorite Duo or Group – Country
Zac Brown Band
Florida Georgia Line – WINNER
Old Dominion

Favorite Album – Country
Luke Bryan, Kill The Lights
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
Carrie Underwood, Storyteller – WINNER

Favorite Song – Country
Florida Georgia Line “H.O.L.Y”
Tim Mcgraw “Humble And Kind” – WINNER
Thomas Rhett “Die A Happy Man”

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Drake – WINNER
Fetty Wap

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop
Drake, Views – WINNER
Drake & Future, What A Time To Be Alive
Fetty Wap, Fetty Wap

Favorite Song – Rap/Hip-Hop
Desiigner “Panda”
Drake “Hotline Bling” – WINNER
Fetty Wap “679”

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Chris Brown – WINNER
Bryson Tiller
The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Janet Jackson
Rihanna – WINNER

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Beyoncé, Lemonade
Rihanna, Anti – WINNER
Bryson Tiller, T R A P S O U L

Favorite Song – Soul/R&B
Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”
Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work” – WINNER
Bryson Tiller “Don’t”

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Twenty One Pilots – WINNER
X Ambassadors

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Adele – WINNER
Rachel Platten
Meghan Trainor

Favorite Artist – Latin
J Balvin
Enrique Iglesias – WINNER
Nicky Jam

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Lauren Daigle
Hillsong United – WINNER
Chris Tomlin

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music
The Chainsmokers – WINNER
Calvin Harris
Major Lazer

Top Soundtrack
Purple Rain – WINNER
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Suicide Squad: The Album







Yash Vikram Singh


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