Taylor Swift – Swift accepted the artist of the 12 months award by video. She explained her absence by saying that she was busy re-recording her earlier albums.
Bieber gained favourite male artist—pop/rock for the fourth time, setting a report for probably the most wins in that class. He pushes forward of Michael Bolton, Eric Clapton, Jackson and Barry Manilow, who every gained the award thrice. Bieber additionally gained two awards for “10,000 Hours,” his genre-blurring collab with Dan + Shay. The smash gained collaboration of the 12 months and favourite single—nation.
Within the 5 years that the AMAs have introduced favourite music awards by style, Bieber has now gained in three distinct genres. He took favourite music—pop/rock in 2016 with “Love Your self” and once more in 2017 as featured artist on Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito.” He took favourite music—rap/hip-hop in 2017 as a featured artist on DJ Khaled’s “I’m the One.”
Along with the 2 awards they shared with Bieber, Dan + Shay took favourite duo or group—nation for the second 12 months in a row.
The Weeknd additionally gained three awards—all within the soul/R&B area. He took favourite male artist for the second time, favourite album (After Hours) for the second time and favourite music (“Heartless”) for the primary time.
Doja Cat gained new artist of the 12 months. She topped Roddy Ricch, whose nomination for the highest award—artist of the 12 months—had advised that he was the front-runner for the brand new artist prize. Doja Cat additionally gained for favourite feminine artist—soul/R&B. It’s the primary time in 14 years that this award has gone to somebody aside from Rihanna or Beyoncé.
There was an identical story within the favourite feminine artist—nation class. Maren Morris gained, marking the primary time in 14 years that that award has gone to somebody aside from Swift or Carrie Underwood.
BTS took favourite social artist for the third straight 12 months—your entire time the award has been introduced. The Okay-pop sensations additionally took favourite duo or group—pop/rock for the second 12 months in a row.
Harry Styles’ Fantastic Line took favourite album—pop/rock. As a part of One Direction, Types had gained twice within the class in 2013-14. He’s the primary artist to win the class each solo and as a part of a bunch or duo.
Juice WRLD gained favourite male artist–rap/hip-hop almost a 12 months after his dying from a drug-induced seizure. He’s the second artist to win posthumously within the class. 2Pac gained favourite rap/hip-hop artist in 1997, 4 months after he was shot to dying – Taylor Swift.
Minaj took favourite feminine artist—rap/hip-hop. She had gained favourite artist–rap/hip-hop thrice.
Lauren Daigle gained favourite up to date inspirational artist for the fourth time, pulling right into a tie with Casting Crowns for probably the most wins within the class’s historical past.
Kane Brown took favourite male artist—nation for the third 12 months in a row.
In one of many night time’s largest surprises, Birds of Prey: The Album topped Frozen II for favourite soundtrack.
The 2020 American Music Awards had been produced by dick clark productions. Amy Thurlow, Barry Adelman, Mark Bracco, and Linda Gierahn had been govt producers. Larry Klein was producer.
The American Music Awards are produced by dick clark productions, which is owned by MRC Leisure, the mother or father firm of Billboard. – Taylor Swift.