AMAs 2018 Winners: See who won big at the American Music Awards

Taylor Swift, Kane Brown, Camila Cabello among big winners

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Taylor Swift dominates AMAs
After an explosive performance, Taylor Swift became the female artist with the most wins in AMA history.

Taylor Swift kicked off the American Music Awards with an explosive performance and went on to become the female artist with the most wins in AMA history, unseating Whitney Houston by winning her 22nd trophy.

Here's the full list of nominees and winners in the order they were announced during the telecast:

Favorite Artist - Rap/Hip-Hop



Post Malone

Favorite Male Artist - Pop/Rock

WINNER: Post Malone


Ed Sheeran

Tour of the Year

WINNER: Taylor Swift

Beyoncé & JAY-Z

Bruno Mars

Ed Sheeran


Favorite Male Artist - Soul/R&B

WINNER: Khalid

Bruno Mars

The Weeknd

Favorite Song - Pop/Rock

WINNER: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug, "Havana"

Drake, "God's Plan"

Ed Sheeran, "Perfect"

Favorite Female Artist - Country

WINNER: Carrie Underwood

Kelsea Ballerini

Maren Morris

Favorite Artist - Adult Contemporary

WINNER: Shawn Mendes


Ed Sheeran

Favorite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock


Imagine Dragons

Maroon 5

Favorite Album - Soul/R&B


Khalid, American Teen


Favorite Album - Pop/Rock

WINNER: Taylor Swift, reputation

Drake, Scorpion

Ed Sheeran, (Divide)

New Artist of the Year presented by Capitol One Savor Card

WINNER: Camila Cabello

Cardi B


Dua Lipa


Favorite Male Artist - Country

WINNER: Kane Brown

Luke Bryan

Thomas Rhett

Artist of the Year

WINNER: Taylor Swift


Imagine Dragons

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Additional categories announced after the show:

Collaboration of the Year

WINNER: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug, "Havana"

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, "Rockstar"

Bruno Mars & Cardi B, "Finesse"

Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line, "Meant To Be"

Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey, "The Middle"

Favorite Music Video

WINNER: Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug, "Havana"

Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"

Drake, "God's Plan"

Favorite Social Artist


Cardi B

Ariana Grande

Demi Lovato

Shawn Mendes

Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock

WINNER: Taylor Swift

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Favorite Duo or Group - Country

WINNER: Florida Georgia Line

Dan + Shay


Favorite Album - Country

WINNER: Kane Brown, Kane Brown

Luke Combs. This One's For You

Thomas Rhett, Life Changes

Favorite Song - Country

WINNER: Kane Brown, "Heaven"

Dan + Shay, "Tequila"

Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line, "Meant To Be"

Favorite Album - Rap/Hip-Hop

WINNER: Post Malone, beerbongs & bentleys

Drake, Scorpion

Lil Uzi Vert, Luv Is Rage 2

Favorite Song - Rap/Hip-Hop

WINNER: Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)"

Drake, "God's Plan"

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, "Rockstar"

Favorite Female Artist - Soul/R&B

WINNER: Rihanna

Ella Mai


Favorite Song - Soul/R&B

WINNER: Bruno Mars & Cardi B, "Finesse"

Khalid, "Young Dumb & Broke"

Ella Mai, "Boo'd Up"

Favorite Artist - Alternative Rock

WINNER: Panic! At The Disco

Imagine Dragons

Portugal. The Man

Favorite Artist - Latin

WINNER: Daddy Yankee

J Balvin


Favorite Artist - Contemporary Inspirational

WINNER: Lauren Daigle


Zach Williams

Favorite Artist - Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

WINNER: Marshmello

The Chainsmokers


Top Soundtrack

WINNER: Black Panther: The Album, Music From And Inspired By
The Greatest Showman

The Fate of the Furious: The Album

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