American Music Awards 2017: The winners list

Bruno Mars wasn't at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, but he was the big winner with seven awards, including entertainer of the year. Mars also won video of the year and favorite male artist, pop/rock, and favorite album, pop/rock.

Diana Ross was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award and her daughter, "Black-ish" star Tracee Ellis Ross, hosted the show. Performers included Niall Horan, Alessia Cara, Demi Lovato, Lady Gaga, Shawn Mendes, Hailee Steinfeld, Nick Jonas and more.

This year's nominees are listed below; winners are in bold. 

Artist of the Year

Bruno Mars -- WINNER

The Chainsmokers


Kendrick Lamar

Ed Sheeran

New Artist of the Year

James Arthur

Niall Horan -- WINNER

Julia Michaels

Post Malone

Rae Sremmurd

Collaboration of the Year

The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey: "Closer"

DJ Khaled featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne: "I'm the One"

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber: "Despacito" -- WINNER

Maroon 5 featuring Kendrick Lamar: "Don't Wanna Know"

The Weeknd featuring Daft Punk: "Starboy"

Tour of the Year

Garth Brooks

Coldplay -- WINNER


Video of the Year

Bruno Mars: "That's What I Like" -- WINNER

Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee: "Despacito"

Ed Sheeran: "Shape of You"

Favorite Male Artist - Pop/Rock

Bruno Mars -- WINNER


Ed Sheeran

Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock

Alessia Cara

Lady Gaga -- WINNER


Favorite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock

The Chainsmokers 


Imagine Dragons -- WINNER

Favorite Album - Pop/Rock

Bruno Mars: "24K Magic" -- WINNER

Drake: "More Life"

The Weeknd: "Starboy"

Favorite Song - Pop/Rock

The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey: "Closer"

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber: "Despacito" -- WINNER

Ed Sheeran: "Shape of You"

Favorite Male Artist - Country

Sam Hunt

Thomas Rhett

Keith Urban -- WINNER

Favorite Female Artist - Country

Miranda Lambert

Maren Morris

Carrie Underwood -- WINNER

Favorite Duo or Group - Country

Florida Georgia Line

Little Big Town -- WINNER

Old Dominion

Favorite Album - Country

Jason Aldean: "They Don't Know"

Chris Stapleton: "From A Room: Volume 1"

Keith Urban: "Ripcord" -- WINNER

Favorite Song - Country

Sam Hunt: "Body Like A Back Road"

Jon Pardi: "Dirt On My Boots"

Keith Urban: "Blue Ain't Your Color" -- WINNER

Favorite Artist - Rap/Hip-Hop

Drake -- WINNER

Kendrick Lamar


Favorite Album - Rap/Hip-Hop

Drake: "More Life"

Kendrick Lamar: "DAMN." -- WINNER

Migos: "Culture" 

Favorite Song - Rap/Hip-Hop

DJ Khaled featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper and Lil Wayne: "I'm the One" -- WINNER

Kendrick Lamar: "HUMBLE."

Rae Sremmurd featuring Gucci Mane: "Black Beatles" 

Favorite Male Artist - Soul/R&B

Bruno Mars -- WINNER

Childish Gambino

The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist - Soul/R&B

Beyoncé -- WINNER



Favorite Album - Soul/R&B

Bruno Mars: "24K Magic" -- WINNER

Childish Gambino: "Awaken, My Love!" 

The Weeknd: "Starboy"

Favorite Song - Soul/R&B

Bruno Mars: "That's What I Like" -- WINNER

Khalid: "Location"

The Weeknd: "Starboy" 

Favorite Artist - Alternative Rock

Imagine Dragons 

Linkin Park -- WINNER

twenty one pilots

Favorite Artist - Adult Contemporary 

Bruno Mars

Shawn Mendes -- WINNER

Ed Sheeran

Favorite Artist - Latin

Daddy Yankee

Luis Fonsi

Shakira -- WINNER

Favorite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational 

Lauren Daigle -- WINNER


Chris Tomlin

Favorite Artist - Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

The Chainsmokers -- WINNER

DJ Snake

Calvin Harris

Top Soundtrack

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2

Moana -- WINNER


Contributing: Associated Press



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