Who Won 43rd Annual American Music Awards?

The Weeknd at the American Music Awards
Date: 
Nov 22, 2015

Jennifer Lopez hosted the 43rd Annual American Music Awards, a show which saw One Direction win Artist of the Year for the second year in a row, along with Favorite Pop/Rock Group.

Taylor Swift had the most nominations with six and won three awards including Pop/Rock Album and Song of the Year. Other multiple winners included The Weeknd, Florida Georgia Line, and Nicki Minaj.

Performers included Pentatonix, Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Justin Bieber and many more. Celine Dion performed a tribute to the people of Paris in the wake of the terrorist attacks there.

43rd American Music Award Winners

Artist of the Year One Direction
Song of the Year Taylor Swift (Blank Space)
Blank Space
Pop/Rock
Pop/Rock Male Artist Ed Sheeran
Pop/Rock Female Artist Ariana Grande
Pop/Rock Duo or Group One Direction
Pop/Rock Album Taylor Swift (1989)
1989
Country
Country Male Artist Luke Bryan
Country Female Artist Carrie Underwood
Country Duo or Group Florida Georgia Line
Country Album Florida Georgia Line (Anything Goes)
Anything Goes
Rap/Hip-Hop
Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Nicki Minaj
Rap/Hip-Hop Album Nicki Minaj (The Pinkprint)
The Pinkprint
Soul/R&B
Soul/R&B Male Artist The Weeknd
Soul/R&B Female Artist Rihanna
Soul/R&B Album The Weeknd (Beauty Behind The Madness)
Beauty Behind The Madness
Other
New Artist Of The Year Sam Hunt
Alternative Artist Fall Out Boy
Adult Contemporary Artist Taylor Swift
Latin Artist Enrique Iglesias
Contemporary Inspirational Artist Casting Crowns
EDM Artist Calvin Harris
Top Soundtrack Pitch Perfect 2
Pitch Perfect 2
Collaboration of the Year Skrillex & Diplo feat. Justin Bieber (Where Are U Now)
Where Are U Now