The American Music Awards 2011 are a wrap, and the night’s biggest winner was definitely Taylor Swift. Nicki Minaj and Adele came out on top, too. And despite Beyonce having released a widely popular (and definitely her best) album in “4,” she only received one award (Soul/R&B Female Artist).
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Yeah. It was definitely a girls night out at the AMAs.
We’ll get to all the memorable performances in the next article, but for now, check out the complete list of winners below.
— Adult Contemporary Artist: Adele
— Alternative Rock Artist: Foo Fighters
— Contemporary Inspirational Artist: Casting Crowns
— Country Female Artist: Taylor Swift
— Country Male Artist: Blake Shelton
— Country Band, Duo or Group: Lady Antebellum
— Country Album: Taylor Swift, “Speak Now”
— Latin Music Artist: Jennifer Lopez
— Pop/Rock Female Artist: Adele
— Pop/Rock Male Artist: Bruno Mars
— Pop/Rock Band, Duo or Group: Maroon 5
— Pop/Rock Album: Adele, “21”
— Rap/Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
— Rap/Hip-Hop Album: Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday”
— Soul/R&B Female Artist: Beyonce
— Soul/R&B Male Artist: Usher
— Soul/R&B Album: Rihanna, “Loud.”
— Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift
— New Artist of the Year: Hot Chelle Rae
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