The American Music Awards 2015: The Winners List

Nicki Minaj and The Weeknd were big winners.

Nicki Minaj and Niall Horan American Music Awards

The American Music Awards took over the music world last night (22rd November) and was held at LA Live in Los Angeles.

It was a big night for Nicki Minaj, who picked up two awards for ‘Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist’ and ‘Favourite Rap/Hip-Hop Album’, while Rihanna, who wasn’t at the event, was awarded for ‘Favourite Female Soul/R&B Artist'.

The Weeknd, who performed his hit single 'The Hills' , also won 'Favourite Album' in the Soul/R&B category for his latest album 'Beauty Behind The Madness'.

Check a full rundown of the winners list below:

Artist of The Year
Luke Bryan
Ariana Grande
Maroon 5
Nicki Minaj
One Direction (WINNER)
Ed Sheeran
Sam Smith
Taylor Swift
Meghan Trainor
The Weeknd

New Artist of The Year
Fetty Wap
Sam Hunt (WINNER)
Tove Lo 
Walk The Moon
The Weeknd

Song of The Year
Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk!”
Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”
Taylor Swift, “Blank Space” (WINNER)
The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”

Collaboration of The Year
Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth, “See You Again”
Rihanna & Kanye West  Featuring Paul McCartney, “FourFiveSeconds”
Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk!”
Skrillex & Diplo Featuring Justin Bieber, “Where Are Ü Now” (WINNER)
Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood”

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Nick Jonas
Ed Sheeran (WINNER)
Sam Smith

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Ariana Grande (WINNER)
Taylor Swift 
Meghan Trainor

Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock
Maroon 5
One Direction (WINNER)
Walk The Moon

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Ed Sheeran, x
Sam Smith, In The Lonely Hour
Taylor Swift, 1989 (WINNER)

Favorite Male Artist – Country
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan (WINNER)
Sam Hunt

Favorite Female Artist – Country
Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Carrie Underwood (WINNER)

Favorite Duo or Group – Country
Zac Brown Band
Florida Georgia Line (WINNER)
Little Big Town 

Favorite Album – Country
Jason Aldean, Old Boots  , New Dirt
Florida Georgia Line, Anything Goes (WINNER)
Sam Hunt, Montevallo

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip Hop
Fetty Wap
Nicki Minaj (WINNER)

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip Hop
J. Cole, 2014 Forest Hills Five
Drake, If You're Reading This It's Too Late
Nicki Minaj, The Pinkprint (WINNER)

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Chris Brown
Trey Songz
The Weeknd (WINNER)

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Mary J. Blige
Rihanna (WINNER)

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Chris BrownX
D’Angelo and The Vanguard, Black Messiah
The Weeknd, Beauty Behind the Madness (WINNER)

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Fall Out Boy (WINNER)
Walk The Moon

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Ed Sheeran 
Taylor Swift (WINNER)
Meghan Trainor

Favorite Artist – Latin
Enrique Iglesias (WINNER)
Ricky Martin
Romeo Santos

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Casting Crowns (WINNER)
Hillsong United

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
Calvin Harris (WINNER)
David Guetta

Top Soundtrack
Fifty Shades of Grey
Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1
Pitch Perfect 2 (WINNER)

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