The 41st Annual AMA Winners
A complete list of the 2013 AMA winners.
The American Music Awards rocked the house Sunday Nov. 24, at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. The first ever AMA Icon award was presented to singer Rihanna, by her mother, Monica Barithwaite. ABC News describes the mother-daughter moment to be “emotional,” as Barithwaite went on to congratulate Rihanna’s iconic rise.
What’s an award show without a few performances? Salsa sensation Jennifer Lopez took the stage and performed in honor of Cuban singer, Celia Cruz. Miley Cyrus performed yet another memorable performance, singing her latest hit single “Wrecking Ball,” while sporting a cat covered two piece outfit and was accompanied by a singing cat projected on the screen behind her. Superstar girl group TLC reunited on stage paying tribute to late member, Left Eye, by performing “Waterfalls,” featuring Lil Mama.
The show wrapped up with an astonishing record win for Country pop sensation, Taylor Swift, taking home her third Artist of the Year AMA. Here is the complete list of winners from this year’s AMA’s.
Favorite Male Pop Rock Artist
Favorite Female Artist, Soul/R&B
Favorite Album, Country
“Red,” by Taylor Swift
Favorite Album, Rap/Hip-Hop
“The Heist,” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Favorite Artist, Alternative Rock
Favorite Artist, Latin
Favorite Album, Pop or Rock
“Take Me Home,” by One Direction
New Artist of the Year, presented by Kohl’s
Favorite Male Artist, Soul/R&B
Favorite Female Artist, Country
Single of the Year
“Cruise,” by Florida Georgia Line, featuring Nelly
Favorite Album, Soul/R&B
“The 20/20 Experience,” by Justin Timberlake
Favorite Artist, Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
Favorite Artist, Adult Contemporary
Favorite Artist, Contemporary Inspirational
Favorite Male Artist, Country
Favorite Band, Duo or Group, Pop or Rock
Favorite Band, Duo or Group, Country
Artist of the Year