American Music Awards 2018 Winners: See The Complete List

Music's biggest chart-toppers came together for the 2018 American Music Awards on Tuesday night (October 9) and Tracee Ellis-Ross spearheaded the show as host of the star-studded affair. Cardi B and Drake led the nomination pack with eight honors each, but it was Taylor Swift who won big by scoring four of her nominations of the night and becoming the most awarded female of the entire show. It all went down live at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Scroll on below to see just who took home awards during the star-studded ceremony!

Artist of the Year


Imagine Dragons

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift ** WINNER **

New Artist of the Year

Camila Cabello ** WINNER **

Cardi B


Dua Lipa


Collaboration of the Year

Camila Cabello "Havana (feat. Young Thug)" ** WINNER **

Post Malone, "Rock Star (feat. 21 Savage)"

Bruno Mars and Cardi B, "Finesse"

Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line, "Meant to Be"

Zedd, Maren Morris and Grey, "The Middle"

Favorite Music Video

Camila Cabello "Havana (feat. Young Thug)" ** WINNER **

Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"

Drake, "God's Plan"

Tour of the Year

Beyoncé and Jay-Z

Bruno Mars

Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift ** WINNER **


Favorite Soundtrack

Black Panther ** WINNER **

The Greatest Showman

The Fate of the Furious

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock


Post Malone ** WINNER **

Ed Sheeran

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Taylor Swift ** WINNER **

Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

Imagine Dragons

Maroon 5

Migos ** WINNER **

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

Drake, Scorpion

Ed Sheeran, Divide

Taylor Swift, Reputation ** WINNER **

Favorite Song – Pop/Rock

Camila Cabello "Havana (feat. Young Thug)" ** WINNER **

Drake, "God's Plan"

Ed Sheeran, "Perfect"

Favorite Male Artist – Country

Kane Brown ** WINNER **

Luke Bryan

Thomas Rhett

Favorite Female Artist – Country

Kelsea Ballerini

Maren Morris

Carrie Underwood ** WINNER **

Favorite Duo or GroupFavorite Duo or Group – Country

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line ** WINNER **


Favorite Album – Country

Kane Brown, Kane Brown ** WINNER **

Luke Combs, This One's for You

Thomas Rhett, Life Changes

Favorite Song – Country

Kane Brown, "Heaven" ** WINNER **

Dan + Shay, "Tequila"

Bebe Rexha and Florida Georgia Line, "Meant to Be"

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop

Cardi B ** WINNER **


Post Malone

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop

Drake, Scorpio

Lil Uzi Vert, Luv Is Rage 2

Post Malone, Beerbongs + Bentleys ** WINNER **

Favorite Song – Rap/Hip-Hop

Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"

Drake, "God's Plan"

Post Malone, "Rock Star (feat. 21 Savage)" ** WINNER **

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B

Khalid ** WINNER **

Bruno Mars

The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B

Ella Mai

Rihanna ** WNNER **


Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

Khalid, American Teen


XXXTentacion, 17 ** WINNER **

Favorite Song – Soul/R&B

Khalid, "Young Dumb & Broke"

Ella Mai, "Boo'd Up"

Bruno Mars and Cardi B, "Finesse" ** WINNER **

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock

Imagine Dragons

Panic! at the Disco ** WINNER **

Portugal. The Man

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

Shawn Mendes ** WINNER **


Ed Sheeran

Favorite Artist – Latin

J Balvin

Daddy Yankee ** WINNER **


Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational

Lauren Daigle ** WINNER **


Zach Williams

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music

The Chainsmokers

Marshmello ** WINNER **


Favorite Social Artist


Cardi B

Ariana Grande

Demi Lovato

Shawn Mendes

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