Who Won 39th Annual American Music Awards?

Taylor Swift at the 2011 American Music Awards
Date: 
Nov 20, 2011

The 2011 American Music Awards were held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on November 20.

Taylor Swift was the big winner taking three awards including Artist of the Year.

Adele led in nominations with four and won two awards.

The multitude of performers included Nicki Minaj, Maroon 5, Pitbull, Kelly Clarkson, Katy Perry and LMFAO.

39th American Music Award Winners

Artist of the Year Taylor Swift
Pop/Rock
Pop/Rock Male Artist Bruno Mars
Pop/Rock Female Artist Adele
Pop/Rock Duo or Group Maroon 5
Pop/Rock Album Adele (21)
21
Country
Country Male Artist Blake Shelton
Country Female Artist Taylor Swift
Country Duo or Group Lady Antebellum
Country Album Taylor Swift (Speak Now)
Speak Now
Rap/Hip-Hop
Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Nicki Minaj
Rap/Hip-Hop Album Nicki Minaj (Pink Friday)
Pink Friday
Soul/R&B
Soul/R&B Male Artist Usher
Soul/R&B Female Artist Beyonce
Soul/R&B Album Rihanna (Loud)
"Loud" album
Other
New Artist Of The Year Hot Chelle Rae
Alternative Artist Foo Fighters
Adult Contemporary Artist Adele
Latin Artist Jennifer Lopez
Contemporary Inspirational Artist Casting Crowns