Winners announced for 2014 American Music Awards

The winners of the 2014 American Music Awards are below.

Single of the Year

Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J – Dark Horse

Artist of the Year

One Direction

New Artist of the Year

5 Seconds of Summer

Dick Clark Award for Excellence

Taylor Swift

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

Sam Smith

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

Katy Perry

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

One Direction

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

One Direction – Midnight Memories

Favorite Male Artist – Country

Luke Bryan

Favorite Female Artist – Country

Carrie Underwood

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country

Florida Georgia Line

Favorite Album – Country

Brantley Gilbert – Just As I Am

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop

Iggy Azalea

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop

Iggy Azalea – The New Classic

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B

John Legend

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B


Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

Beyoncé – Beyoncé

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock

Imagine Dragons

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

Katy Perry

Favorite Artist – Latin

Enrique Iglesias

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational

Casting Crowns

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

Calvin Harris

Top Soundtrack


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