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2018 American Music Awards Winners

The 2018 American Music Awards took place last night (October 9, 2018) at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. If you missed it on ABC, don't worry! We have a complete list of winners and nominees below.

Artist of the Year:
Imagine Dragons
Post Malone
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift (winner)

New Artist of the Year:
Cardi B
Dua Lipa
Camila Cabello (winner)

Collaboration of the Year:
"Rockstar" by Post Malone ft. 21 Savage
"Finesse" by Bruno Mars & Cardi B
"Meant To Be" by Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line
"The Middle" by Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey
"Havana" by Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug (winner)

Tour of the Year:
Beyonce & JAY-Z
Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift (winner)

Favorite Music Video:
"Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" by Cardi B
"God's Plan" by Drake
"Havana" by Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug (winner)

Favorite Social Artist:
Cardi B
Ariana Grande
Demi Lovato
Shawn Mendes
BTS (winner)

Favorite Male Artist - Pop/Rock:
Ed Sheeran
**Post Malone (winner)

Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock:**
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Taylor Swift (winner)

Favorite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock:
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
Migos (winner)

Favorite Album - Pop/Rock:
Drake's "Scorpion"
Ed Sheeran's "÷ (Divide)"
Taylor Swift's "reputation" (winner)

Favorite Song - Pop/Rock:
"God's Plan" by Drake
"Perfect" by Ed Sheeran
"Havana" by Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug (winner)

Favorite Male Artist - Country:
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
Kane Brown (winner)

Favorite Female Artist - Country:
Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
Carrie Underwood (winner)

Favorite Duo or Group - Country:
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line (winner)

Favorite Album - Country:
Luke Combs's "This One's For You"
Thomas Rhett's "Life Changes"
Kane Brown's "Kane Brown" (winner)

Favorite Song - Country:
"Tequila" by Dan + Shay
"Meant to Be" by Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line
"Heaven" by Kane Brown (winner)

Favorite Artist - Rap/Hip-Hop:
Post Malone
Cardi B (winner)

Favorite Album - Rap/Hip-Hop:
Drake's "Scorpion"
Lil Uzi Vert's "Luv Is Rage 2"
Post Malone's "beerbongs & bentleys" (winner)

Favorite Song - Rap/Hip-Hop:
"God's Plan" by Drake
"Rockstar" by Post Malone ft. 21 Savage
"Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)" by Cardi B (winner)

Favorite Male Artist - Soul/R&B:
Bruno Mars
The Weeknd
Khalid (winner)

Favorite Female Artist - Soul/R&B:
Ella Mai
Rihanna (winner)

Favorite Album - Soul/R&B:
Khalid's "American Teen"
XXXTENTACION's "17" (winner)

Favorite Song - Soul/R&B:
"Young Dumb & Broke" by Khalid
"Boo'd Up" by Ella Mai
"Finesse" by Bruno Mars & Cardi B (winner)

Favorite Artist - Alternative Rock:
Imagine Dragons
Portugal. The Man
Panic! At The Disco (winner)

Favorite Artist - Adult Contemporary:
Ed Sheeran
Shawn Mendes (winner)

Favorite Artist - Latin:
J Balvin
Daddy Yankee (winner)

Favorite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational:
Zach Williams
Lauren Daigle (winner)

Favorite Artist - Electronic Dance Music (EDM):
The Chainsmokers
Marshmello (winner)

Favorite Soundtrack:
"The Greatest Showman"
"The Fate of the Furious: The Album"
"Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By" (winner)

The American Music Awards are determined by a poll of fans and the public. Voting is conducted through the American Music Awards website.

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