American Music Awards 2017: Full List of Winners

The 2017 American Music Awards are set for Sunday evening [November 19] as Hip-Hop’s biggest stars dominate this year’s nominations in an instance that is sure to be one of exciting proportions for the genre.

It is Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and The Weeknd who head up this year’s nominations, with all three men locking down five each. You can also catch nominations headed towards Rae Sremmurd in the Favorite Hip Hop Song Category for “Black Beatles,” Post Malone in the New Artists Of The Year category, Childish Gambino, who is up for Favorite Soul/R&B Artist and Favorite Soul/R&B Album for Awaken! My Love, DJ Khaled whose “I’m The One” collaboration earns two nods, and Migos who are up against Drake and Kendrick Lamar in the categories for Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist and Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Album.

See the complete list of nominees and winners below.

Artist of the Year

WINNER: Bruno Mars

The Chainsmokers


Kendrick Lamar

Ed Sheeran

New Artist of the Year

James Arthur

WINNER: Niall Horan

Julia Michaels

Post Malone

Rae Sremmurd

Collaboration of the Year

“Closer” — The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey

“I’m the One” — DJ Khaled featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne

WINNER: “Despacito” — Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber

“Don’t Wanna Know” — Maroon 5 featuring Kendrick Lamar

“Starboy” — The Weeknd featuring Daft Punk

Tour of the Year

Garth Brooks

WINNER: Coldplay


Video of the Year

WINNER: “That’s What I Like” — Bruno Mars

“Despacito” — Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee

“Shape of You” — Ed Sheeran

Favorite Male Artist: Pop/Rock

WINNER: Bruno Mars


Ed Sheeran

Favorite Female Artist: Pop/Rock

Alessia Cara

WINNER: Lady Gaga


Favorite Duo or Group: Pop/Rock

The Chainsmokers


WINNER: Imagine Dragons

Favorite Album: Pop/Rock

WINNER: Bruno Mars — 24K Magic

Drake — More Life

The Weekend — Starboy

Favorite Song: Pop/Rock

“Closer” — The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey

WINNER: “Despacito” — Louis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber

“Shape of You” — Ed Sheeran

Favorite Male Artist: Country

Sam Hunt

Thomas Rhett

WINNER: Keith Urban

Favorite Female Artist: Country

Miranda Lambert

Maren Morris

WINNER: Carrie Underwood

Favorite Duo or Group: Country

Florida Georgia Line

WINNER: Little Big Town

Old Dominion

Favorite Album: Country

Jason Aldean — They Don’t Know

Chris Stapleton — From a Room: Volume 1

WINNER: Keith Urban — Ripcord

Favorite Song: Country

“Body Like a Back Road” — Sam Hunt

“Dirt on My Boots” — Jon Pardi

WINNER: “Blue Ain’t Your Color” — Keith Urban

Favorite Artist: Rap/Hip-Hop


Kendrick Lamar


Favorite Album: Rap/Hip-Hop

Drake — More Life

WINNER: Kendrick Lamar — DAMN.

Migos — Culture

Favorite Song: Rap/Hip-Hop

WINNER: “I’m the One” — DJ Khaled featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne

“HUMBLE” — Kendrick Lamar

“Black Beatles” — Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane

Favorite Male Artist: Soul/R&B

WINNER: Bruno Mars

Childish Gambino

The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist: Soul/R&B

WINNER: Beyonce



Favorite Album: Soul/R&B

WINNER: Bruno Mars — 24K Magic

Childish Gambino — Awaken, My Love!

The Weeknd — Starboy

Favorite Song: Soul/R&B

WINNER: “That’s What I Like” — Bruno Mars

“Location” — Khalid

“Starboy” — The Weeknd

Favorite Artist: Alternative Rock

Imagine Dragons

WINNER: Linkin Park

twenty one pilots

Favorite Artist: Adult Contemporary

Bruno Mars

WINNER: Shawn Mendes

Ed Sheeran

Favorite Artist: Latin

Daddy Yankee

Luis Fonsi

WINNER: Shakira

Favorite Artist: Contemporary Inspirational

WINNER: Lauren Daigle


Chris Tomlin

Favorite Artist: Electronic Dance Music

WINNER: The Chainsmokers

DJ Snake

Calvin Harris

Top Soundtrack

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2



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