By Jessica Goodman
Updated November 22, 2015 at 12:00 PM EST
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The American Music Awards kicked off Sunday night, honoring the biggest names in music. During the performance-packed broadcast, a few awards were given out too. Here are the big winners:

Winners are listed in bold. This post will be updated throughout the AMAs.

Artist of the Year

Taylor Swift

The Weeknd

WINNER: One Direction

Luke Bryan

Ariana Grande

Nicki Minaj

Song of the Year

“See You Again”, Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth

“Uptown Funk!”, Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

“Thinking Out Loud”, Ed Sheeran

WINNER: “Blank Space”, Taylor Swift

“Can’t Feel My Face”, The Weeknd

New Artist of the Year

Fetty Wap

WINNER: Sam Hunt


Walk The Moon

The Weeknd

Collaboration of the Year

“See You Again”, Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth
“Uptown Funk!”, Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars

“FourFiveSeconds”, Rihanna and Kanye West ft. Paul McCartney

WINNER: “Where Are Ü Now”, Skrillex and Diplo ft. Justin Bieber

“Bad Blood”, Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar

Favorite Male Artist: Pop/Rock

Nick Jonas

WINNER: Ed Sheeran

Sam Smith

Favorite Female Artist: Pop/Rock

WINNER: Ariana Grande

Taylor Swift

Meghan Trainor

Favorite Pop/Rock Album

x, Ed Sheeran

In The Lonely Hour, Sam Smith

WINNER: 1989, Taylor Swift

Favorite Duo/Group: Pop/Rock

WINNER: One Direction

Maroon 5

Walk the Moon

Favorite Arist EDM

WINNER: Calvin Harris

David Guetta


Favorite Female Country Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

Miranda Lambert

WINNER: Carrie Underwood

Favorite Male Country Artist

Jason Aldean

WINNER: Luke Bryan

Sam Hunt

Favorite Country Duo/Group

Zac Brown Band

WINNER: Florida Georgia Line

Little Big Town

Favorite Country Album

Old Boots, New Dirt, Jason Aldean

WINNER: Anything Goes, Florida Georgia Line

Montevallo, Sam Hunt

Favorite Artist: Adult Contemporary

Ed Sheeran

WINNER: Taylor Swift

Meghan Trainor

Favorite Artist: Soul/R&B


Mary J. Blige

WINNER: Rihanna

Favorite Soul/R&B Album

WINNER: Beauty Behind The Madness, The Weeknd

X, Chris Brown

Black Messiah, D’Angelo

Favorite Artist: Rap/Hip-Hop


Fetty Wap

WINNER: Nicki Minaj

Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album

2014 Forest Hill Drive, J. Cole

If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, Drake

WINNER: The Pinkprint, Nicki Minaj

Favorite Soundtrack

Fifty Shades of Grey


WINNER: Pitch Perfect 2

Favorite Arist Alternative/Rock

WINNER: Fall Out Boy


Walk the Moon

Favorite Artist Latin

WINNER: Enrique Iglesias

Ricky Martin

Romeo Santos

Favorite Artist Contemporary Inspirational

WINNER: Casting Crowns

Hillsong United