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American Music Awards: And the Nominees Are…

This morning, Kelly Clarkson and announced the official nominations for the American Music Awards, scheduled to take place on November 24th.

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis lead the pack with six nominations. Just behind them are ‘Suit and Tie’ singer Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift with five nominations each.

Artists like Florida Georgia Line, Robin Thicke, and Rihanna earned themselves four nods a piece.

The American Music Awards will be broadcast Live from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on November 24th on ABC.

Do you want to see your favorite artist or song win? Well, then do something about it! Voting is now open, so head on over to and get voting.


Here is the complete list of the nominations for the 2013 American Music Awards.

Artist of the Year:

  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • Bruno Mars
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift
  • Justin Timberlake


New Artist of the Year

  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Ariana Grande
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • Phillip Phillips


Single of the Year:

  • Cruise – Florida Georgia Line feat. Nelly
  • Thrift Shop – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz
  • Blurred Lined – Robin Thicke feat. Pharrell and T.I.


Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

  • Bruno Mars
  • Robin Thicke
  • Justin Timberlake


Favorite Female Artist – Pop-Rock

  • P!nk
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift


Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • One Direction


Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

  • Take Me Home – One Direction
  • Red – Taylor Swift
  • The 20/20 Experience – Justin Timberlake


Favorite Male Artist – Country

  • Luke Bryan
  • Hunter Hayes
  • Black Shelton


Favorite Female Artist – Country

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Taylor Swift
  • Carrie Underwood


Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country

  • The Band Perry
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Lady Antebellum


Favorite Album – Country

  • Crash My Party – Luke Bryan
  • Here’s to the Good Times – Florida Georgia Line
  • Red – Taylor Swift


Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip Hop

  • Jay-Z
  • Lil’ Wayne
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis


Favorite Album – Rap/Hip Hop

  • Magna Carta…Holy Grail – Jay-Z
  • Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City – Kendrick Lamar
  • The Heist – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis


Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B

  • Miguel
  • Robin Thicke
  • Justin Timberlake


Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B

  • Ciara
  • Alicia Keys
  • Rihanna


Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

  • Unapologetic – Rihanna
  • Blurred Lines – Robin Thicke
  • The 20/20 Experience – Justin Timberlake


Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock

  • Imagine Dragons
  • The Lumineers
  • Mumford & Sons


Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

  • Maroon 5
  • Bruno Mars
  • P!nk


Favorite Artist – Latin

  • Marc Anthony
  • Prince Royce
  • Romeo Santos


Favorite Artist – Contemporary/Inspirational

  • Tobymac
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Matthew West


Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

  • Daft Punk
  • Calvin Harris
  • Zedd


Top Soundtrack

  • The Great Gatsby
  • Les Miserables
  • Pitch Perfect


Check back with us periodically as we will update you on presenters, performers, and every other little detail you can think of as we get closer to the show.

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