[tps_footer]Hollywood’s ace musicians gathered for the 43rd American Music Awards 2015 held the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Hosted by the hottest host Jennifer Lopez, it was one starry night attended by A list celebrities like Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, One Direction and more. Among the big winners were British boy band One Direction, and female pop star Taylor Swift.
Taylor Swift left a mark on the AMAs with the most number of nominations that night. Taylor had an amount of 6 nominations at the American Music Awards 2015, out of which she bagged 3 awards. Nicki Minaj and The Weeknd bagged two awards each in their respective categories. Other winners included Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran, Skrillex & Diplo along with Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Enrique Iglesias among others. Artists who dazzled on the red carpet included Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Ellie Goulding, Hailee Stanfield, Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Gwen Stefani, Nicki Minaj among others.
Some of the best performances at American Music Awards 2015 included Jennifer Lopez, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Ariana Grande, Nick Jonas who performed 3 songs, The Weeknd, One Direction and Gwen Stefani. One of the highlest of the nights was the heart touching performance by Celine Dion, which was a tribute to the Paris attack victims. ‘Hymne à l’amour’ touched the audience who were left teary eyed by the end of the song.
Take a look at the complete list of winners at the American Music Awards 2015:
Artist of the Year: One Direction
New Artist of the Year: Sam Hunt
Song of the Year: ‘Blank Space’ – Taylor Swift
Collaboration of the Year: ‘Where Are Ü Now’ – Jack Ü featuring Justin Bieber
Top Soundtrack: Pitch Perfect 2
Favourite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Ed Sheeran
Favourite Pop/Rock Female Artist: Ariana Grande
Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group: One Direction
Favorite Pop/Rock Album: Taylor Swift – 1989
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: Nicki Minaj – The Pinkprint
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist: The Weeknd
Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist: Rihanna
Favorite Soul/R&B Album: The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness
Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist: Taylor Swift
Favorite Latin Artist: Enrique Iglesias
Favorite EDM Artist: Calvin Harris