2022 American Music Awards: Taylor Swift bags six awards; Harry Styles, Beyonce win two each

American Music Awards

Taylor Swift dominated the 2022 American Music Awards by winning in each of the six categories for which she was nominated. The AMA was held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

Taylor Swift won Favorite Female Pop Artist and Favorite Female Country Artist in addition to the night’s top award, Artist of the Year. The Favorite Country Album and Favorite Pop Album awards went to her re-recording of 2012’s Red (Taylor’s Version), while the Favorite Music Video prize went to All Too Well: The Short Film.

BTS also bagged a couple of awards for Favorite Pop Group and Favorite K-Pop Artist. Beyoncé won Favorite Female R&B Artist and Favorite R&B Album for Renaissance, while Kendrick Lamar was named Favorite Male Hip-Hop Artist and won Favorite Hip-Hop Album for Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers. Harry Styles was named Favorite Male Pop Artist and won Favorite Pop Song for As It Was.

“This album is a re-recorded album, and I cannot tell you how much my re-recorded albums mean to me. I never expected or assumed they would mean anything to you, so I can’t thank you enough for caring about this album that I’m so proud of,” Taylor Swift said.

Full List of Winners

Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift

New Artist of the Year: Dove Cameron

Collaboration of the Year: Cold Heart (PNAU Remix) – Elton John and Dua Lipa

Favorite Touring Artist: Coldplay

Favorite Music Video: All Too Well: The Short Film – Taylor Swift

Favorite Male Pop Artist: Harry Styles

Favorite Female Pop Artist: Taylor Swift

Favorite Pop Group: BTS

Favorite Pop Album: Red (Taylor’s Version) – Taylor Swift

Favorite Pop Song: As It Was – Harry Styles

Favorite Male Country Artist: Morgan Wallen

Favorite Female Country Artist: Taylor Swift

Favorite Country Group: Dan +Shay

Favorite Country Album: Red (Taylor’s Version) – Taylor Swift

Favorite Country Song: Wasted on You – Morgan Wallen

Favorite Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar

Favorite Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj

Favorite Hip-Hop Album: Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers – Kendrick Lamar

Favorite Hip-Hop Song: WAIT FOR U – Future ft. Drake and Tems

Favorite Male R&B Artist: Chris Brown

Favorite Female R&B Artist: Beyoncé

Favorite R&B Album: Renaissance – Beyoncé

Favorite R&B Song: Essence – Wizkid ft. Tems

Favorite Male Latin Artist: Bad Bunny

Favorite Female Latin Artist: Anitta

Favorite Latin Group: Yahritza Y Su Esencia

Favorite Latin Album: Un Verano Sin Ti – Bad Bunny

Favorite Latin Song: Dos Oruguitas – Sebastián Yatra

Favorite Rock Artist: Machine Gun Kelly

Favorite Rock Song: Beggin’ – Maneskin

Favorite Rock Album: Impera – Ghost

Favorite Inspirational Artist: for KING & COUNTRY

Favorite Gospel Artist: Tamela Mann

Favorite Dance/Electronic Artist: Marshmello

Favorite Soundtrack: Elvis

Favorite Afrobeats Artist: Wizkid

Favorite K-Pop Artist: BTS

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