American Music Awards 2016

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Justin Bieber, Drake, and Ariana Grande were among the big winners at Sunday night’s American Music Awards.

Bieber won four total awards on the night, pacing all nominated artists. Drake, who led the pack of nominees with 13 nods – breaking Michael Jackson’s record for the most AMA nominations in a single year – nabbed three solo awards. And Grande won the night’s biggest honor, Artist of the Year.
The Chainsmokers, Rihanna, Zayn, Fifth Harmony, and Beyoncé also took home trophies.

See a full list of winners below.

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Ariana Grande

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Zayn

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR
Fifth Harmony featuring Ty Dolla $ign - “Work From Home”

TOUR OF THE YEAR
Beyoncé

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Justin Bieber - “Sorry”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST - POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST - POP/ROCK
Selena Gomez

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP - POP/ROCK
Twenty One Pilots

FAVORITE ALBUM - POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber Purpose

FAVORITE SONG - POP/ROCK
Justin Bieber - “Love Yourself”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST - COUNTRY
Blake Shelton

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST - COUNTRY
Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP - COUNTRY
Florida Georgia Line

FAVORITE ALBUM - COUNTRY
Carrie Underwood Storyteller

FAVORITE SONG - COUNTRY
Tim McGraw - “Humble and Kind”

FAVORITE ARTIST - RAP/HIP-HOP
Drake

FAVORITE ALBUM - RAP/HIP-HOP
Drake, Views

FAVORITE SONG - RAP/HIP-HOP
Drake - “Hotline Bling”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST - SOUL/R&B
Chris Brown

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST - SOUL/R&B
Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM - SOUL/R&B
Rihanna Anti

FAVORITE SONG - SOUL/R&B
Rihanna featuring Drake - “Work”

FAVORITE ARTIST - ALTERNATIVE ROCK
Twenty One Pilots

FAVORITE ARTIST - ADULT COMTEMPORARY
Adele

FAVORITE ARTIST - LATIN
Enrique Iglesias

FAVORITE ARTIST - CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
Hillsong UNITED

FAVORITE ARTIST - ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)
The Chainsmokers

TOP SOUNDTRACK
Purple Rain