American Music Awards 2012

American Music Awards 2012 Nominees & Winners

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • Carly Rae Jepsen
  • J. Cole
  • fun.
  • Gotye
  • One Direction

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

  • Justin Bieber
  • Flo Rida
  • Pitbull
  • Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

  • Maroon 5
  • fun
  • One Direction
  • The Wanted

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

  • Justin Bieber, "Believe"
  • Maroon 5, "Overexposed"
  • Nicki Minaj, "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded"
  • One Direction, "Up All Night"

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

  • Luke Bryan
  • Jason Aldean
  • Eric Church

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

FAVORITE BAND, DUO or GROUP - COUNTRY 

  • Lady Antebellum
  • Zac Brown Band
  • Rascal Flatts

FAVORITE ALBUM - COUNTRY

  • Carrie Underwood, "Blown Away"
  • Luke Bryan, "Tailgates & Tanlines"
  • Lionel Richie, "Tuskegee"

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Nicki Minaj
  • Drake
  • Tyga

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Nicki Minaj, "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded"
  • J. Cole, "Cole World: The Sideline Story"
  • Drake, "Take Care"

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

  • Beyoncé
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

  • Rihanna, "Talk That Talk"
  • Chris Brown, "Fortune"
  • Usher, "Looking 4 Myself"

FAVORITE ARTIST - ALTERNATIVE ROCK

  • Linkin Park
  • The Black Keys
  • Gotye

FAVORITE ARTIST - ADULT CONTEMPORARY

FAVORITE ARTIST - LATIN

  • Shakira
  • Don Omar
  • Pitbull

FAVORITE ARTIST - CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

  • tobyMac
  • Jeremy Camp
  • Newsboys

FAVORITE ARTIST - ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)