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American Music Awards 2014: 42nd Annual Nominations

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The nominations of the 42nd Annual American Music Awards have been announced. The 2014 American Music Awards (AMA) are an “annual American music awards show…the AMAs are determined by a poll of the public and music buyers.”

The nominations for the 2014 American Music Awards:

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
· Iggy Azalea
· Beyoncé
· Luke Bryan
· Eminem
· Imagine Dragons
· John Legend
· Lorde
· One Direction
· Katy Perry
· Pharrell Williams

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR PRESENTED BY KOHL’S
· 5 Seconds of Summer
· Iggy Azalea
· Bastille
· Sam Smith
· Meghan Trainor

SINGLE OF THE YEAR
· Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX “Fancy”
· John Legend “All of Me”
· MAGIC! “Rude”
· Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J “Dark Horse”
· Pharrell Williams “Happy”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
· John Legend
· Sam Smith
· Pharrell Williams

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
· Iggy Azalea
· Lorde
· Katy Perry

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK
· Imagine Dragons
· One Direction
· OneRepublic

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK
· Lorde “Pure Heroine”
· One Direction “Midnight Memories”
· Katy Perry “Prism”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
· Jason Aldean
· Luke Bryan
· Blake Shelton

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
· Miranda Lambert
· Kacey Musgraves
· Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – COUNTRY
· Eli Young Band
· Florida Georgia Line
· Lady Antebellum

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY
· Garth Brooks “Blame It On My Roots: Five Decades of Influences”
· Eric Church “The Outsiders”
· Brantley Gilbert “Just As I Am”

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP
· Iggy Azalea
· Drake
· Eminem

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP
· Iggy Azalea “The New Classic”
· Drake “Nothing Was The Same”
· Eminem “The Marshall Mathers LP 2”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
· Chris Brown
· John Legend
· Pharrell Williams

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
· Jhene Aiko
· Beyoncé
· Mary J. Blige

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B
· Beyoncé “Beyoncé”
· John Legend “Love in the Future”
· Pharrell Williams “G I R L”

FAVORITE ARTIST – ALTERNATIVE ROCK
· Bastille
· Imagine Dragons
· Lorde

FAVORITE ARTIST – ADULT CONTEMPORARY
· Sara Bareilles
· OneRepublic
· Katy Perry

FAVORITE ARTIST – LATIN
· Marc Anthony
· Enrique Iglesias
· Romeo Santos

FAVORITE ARTIST – CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
· Casting Crowns
· Hillsong United
· Newsboys

FAVORITE ARTIST – ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)
· Avicii
· Calvin Harris
· Zedd

TOP SOUNDTRACK
· Frozen
· The Fault In Our Stars
· Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix, Vol. 1

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Source: Wikipedia, Hollywoodreporter

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