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American Music Awards 2017: The Complete Winners List

The American Music Awards 2017 were held last night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

During the evening, we saw a series of incredible performances from the likes of BTS, Nick Jonas, Selena Gomez and Marshmello, Demi Lovato, Shawn Mendes and many more.

However, the night belonged to Mr Bruno Mars, who took home seven out of the eight awards he was nominated for. Other big winners included Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber for their global phenomenon ‘Despacito’, Keith Urban, Niall Horan, and Lady Gaga.

Did you miss the show? Here’s a full list of who won what during the ceremony.

American Music Awards 2017: The Complete Winners List

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

The Chainsmokers
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
Bruno Mars – WINNER
Ed Sheeran

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

James Arthur
Niall Horan – WINNER
Julia Michaels
Post Malone
Rae Sremmurd

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey – ‘Closer’
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee feat. Justin Bieber – ‘Despacito’ – WINNER
DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne – ‘I’m The One’
Maroon 5 feat. Kendrick Lamar – ‘Don’t Wanna Know’
The Weeknd feat. Daft Punk – ‘Starboy’

TOUR OF THE YEAR

Garth Brooks
Coldplay – WINNER
U2

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee – ‘Despacito’
Bruno Mars – ‘That’s What I Like’ – WINNER
Ed Sheeran – ‘Shape of You’

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

Drake
Bruno Mars – WINNER
Ed Sheeran

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

Alessia Cara
Lady Gaga – WINNER
Rihanna

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

The Chainsmokers
Coldplay
Imagine Dragons – WINNER

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

Drake – More Life
Bruno Mars – 24K Magic – WINNER
The Weeknd – Starboy

FAVORITE SONG – POP/ROCK

The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey – ‘Closer’
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee feat. Justin Bieber – ‘Despacito’ — WINNER
Ed Sheeran – ‘Shape of You’

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Sam Hunt
Thomas Rhett
Keith Urban – WINNER

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Carrie Underwood – WINNER

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP – COUNTRY

Florida Georgia Line
Little Big Town – WINNER
Old Dominion

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY

Jason Aldean – They Don’t Know
Chris Stapleton – From a Room:, Vol. 1
Keith Urban – Ripcord – WINNER

FAVORITE SONG – COUNTRY

Sam Hunt – ‘Body Like a Back Road’
Jon Pardi – ‘Dirt on My Boots’
Keith Urban – ‘Blue Ain’t Your Color’ – WINNER

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP

Drake – WINNER
Kendrick Lamar
Migos

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

Drake – More Life
Kendrick Lamar – DAMN. – WINNER
Migos – Culture

FAVORITE SONG – RAP/HIP-HOP

DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne – ‘I’m The One’ – WINNER
Kendrick Lamar – ‘Humble.’
Rae Sremmurd feat. Gucci Mane – ‘Black Beatles’

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

Childish Gambino
Bruno Mars – WINNER
The Weeknd

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

Beyoncé – WINNER
Kehlani
Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

Childish Gambino – Awaken My Love!
Bruno Mars – 24K Magic – WINNER
The Weeknd – Starboy

FAVORITE SONG – SOUL/R&B

Khalid – ‘Location’
Bruno Mars – ‘That’s What I Like’ – WINNER
The Weeknd – ‘Starboy’

FAVORITE ARTIST – ALTERNATIVE ROCK

Imagine Dragons
Linkin Park – WINNER
Twenty One Pilots

FAVORITE ARTIST – ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Bruno Mars
Shawn Mendes – WINNER
Ed Sheeran

FAVORITE ARTIST – LATIN

Luis Fonsi
Daddy Yankee
Shakira – WINNER

FAVORITE ARTIST – CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

Lauren Daigle – WINNER
MercyMe
Chris Tomlin

FAVORITE ARTIST – ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

The Chainsmokers – WINNER
Calvin Harris
DJ Snake

TOP SOUNDTRACK

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2
Moana – WINNER
Trolls

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Written by Katrina Rees

I'm Katrina, or Kat to pretty much everyone. I'm an editor for CelebMix, a content writer, a boyband lover and an all round music fanatic.
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