Who Won 36th Annual American Music Awards?

Chris Brown at the 2008 American Music Awards
Date: 
Nov 23, 2008

The 2008 American Music Awards were held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel.

The big winner was Chris Brown who won three American Music Awards including Artist of the Year.

Double winners included Rihanna, Kanye West and Alicia Keys - who had the most nominations with five.

Performers included Christina Aguilera, Ne-Yo, Taylor Swift and the Pussycat Dolls.

36th American Music Award Winners

Artist of the Year Chris Brown
Pop/Rock
Pop/Rock Male Artist Chris Brown
Pop/Rock Female Artist Rihanna
Pop/Rock Duo or Group Daughtry
Pop/Rock Album Alicia Keys (As I Am)
As I Am
Country
Country Male Artist Brad Paisley
Country Female Artist Taylor Swift
Country Duo or Group Rascal Flatts
Country Album Carrie Underwood (Carnival Ride)
Carnival Ride
Rap/Hip-Hop
Rap/Hip-Hop Group Three 6 Mafia
Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Kanye West
Rap/Hip-Hop Album Kanye West (Graduation)
"Graduation" by Kanye West
Soul/R&B
Soul/R&B Male Artist Chris Brown
Soul/R&B Female Artist Rihanna
Soul/R&B Album Alicia Keys (As I Am)
"As I Am" album by Alicia Keys
Other
New Artist Of The Year Jonas Brothers
Alternative Artist Linkin Park
Adult Contemporary Artist Jordin Sparks
Latin Artist Enrique Iglesias
Contemporary Inspirational Artist Third Day
Favorite Soundtrack Alvin And The Chipmunks
Alvin And The Chipmunks Soundtrack