The 2015 American Music Awards was hosted by Jennifer Lopez and broadcasted LIVE on Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 at 8:00pm ET on ABC.
The American Music Awards features performances from today’s hottest artists and presents fan-voted awards in the categories of Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, Soundtrack, Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s, Song of the Year and Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile and Artist of the Year.
Click here for a full list of 2015 winners.
The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. 2015 performers included Jennifer Lopez, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Selena Gomez, Carrie Underwood, Demi Lovato, Meghan Trainor, Charlie Puth, Ariana Grande, One Direction, Nick Jonas, Gwen Stefani, WALK THE MOON, Coldplay, The Weeknd, Luke Bryanm Karen Fairchild, Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, Alanis Morissette, Celine Dion, Pentatonix and Justin Bieber. The show is one of the biggest music shows in the world and is seen in more than 160 countries.
American Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions as reflected in Billboard Magazine and on Billboard.com, including album and digital singles sales, radio airplay, streaming, social activity and touring. These measurements are tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Entertainment and Next Big Sound.
American Music Award categories included:
Artist of the Year
Single of the Year
New Artist of the Year
Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock
Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Favorite Male Artist – Country
Favorite Female Artist – Country
Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country
Favorite Album – Country
Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop
Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Favorite Artist – Latin Music
Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)