44th Annual American Music Awards 2016 nominees – #AMAs2016

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American Music Awards 2016 nominees
American Music Awards 2016 nominees

44th Annual American Music Awards 2016 nominees – #AMAs2016

The 44th Annual American Music Awards will take place on November 20, 2016 hosted by Gigi Hadid and Jay Pharoah, 2016 AMAs held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The nominations were announced on October 10, 2016 on Good Morning America by Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten. Drake is leading the nominations with 13, which set a new record for most nominations in a single year. Rihanna is the 2nd most nominations with seven, while Adele and Justin Bieber are tied with five each. Beyonce and The Chainsmokers received four each, and Bryson Tiller, Carrie Underwood, Fetty Wap, Twenty One Pilots, and The Weeknd earned three nominations each.

44th Annual American Music Awards 2016 Performers & Presenters List!

American Music Awards 2016 Details

Date : November 20, 2016
Location: Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Hosted by : Gigi Hadid and Jay Pharoah
Most nominations : Drake (12)
Network : ABC
Runtime : 180 minutes
Produced by : Dick Clark Productions

Check out the full list of American Music Awards 2016 nominees below.
Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande
Rihanna
Carrie Underwood

New Artist of the Year
Alessia Cara
The Chainsmokers
DNCE
Shawn Mendes
Zayn

Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist
Justin Bieber
Drake
The Weeknd

Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist
Adele
Selena Gomez
Rihanna
Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group
The Chainsmokers
DNCE
Twenty One Pilots

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

Favorite Pop/Rock Song
“Hello” – Adele
“Love Yourself” – Justin Bieber
“One Dance” − Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla

Favorite Country Male Artist
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
Blake Shelton

Favorite Country Female Artist
Kelsea Ballerini
Cam
Carrie Underwood

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

Favorite Country Album
Kill the Lights – Luke Bryan
Traveller – Chris Stapleton
Storyteller – Carrie Underwood

Favorite Country Song
“H.O.L.Y.” – Florida Georgia Line
“Humble and Kind” – Tim McGraw
“Die a Happy Man” – Thomas Rhett

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist
Drake
Fetty Wap
Future

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album
Views – Drake
What a Time to Be Alive – Drake and Future
Fetty Wap – Fetty Wap

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

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

Favorite Soul/R&B Female
Beyoncé
Janet Jackson
Rihanna

Artist Favorite Soul/R&B Album
Lemonade – Beyoncé
Anti – Rihanna
Trapsoul – Bryson Tiller

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

Favorite Alternative Artist
Coldplay
Twenty One Pilots
X Ambassadors

Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist
Adele
Rachel Platten
Meghan Trainor

Favorite Latin Artist
J Balvin
Enrique Iglesias
Nicky Jam

Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist
Lauren Daigle
Hillsong United
Chris Tomlin

Favorite EDM Artist
The Chainsmokers
Calvin Harris
Major Lazer

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

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

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

Tour of the Year
The Formation World Tour – Beyoncé
Rebel Heart Tour – Madonna
The River Tour 2016 – Bruce Springsteen and the E St

44th Annual American Music Awards 2016 nominees – #AMAs2016.