The Winners of the 2022 American Music Awards

The who won what of the American Music Awards.

The American Music Awards took place this past weekend in Los Angeles, California, at the Microsoft Theatre. The event brought together the biggest names in American music, hailing from the US to Italy to South Korea.

Taylor Swift (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images).

The show included some new award categories, including favorite K-Pop artist, favorite Afrobeats artist, and favorite Rock album. The award ceremony, of course, included heartfelt speeches, including one from ‘New Artist of the Year’ and perfomer Dove Cameron, who spoke about the tragic shooting at an LGBTQ+ nightclub in Colorado and what it meant to her and her community.

Dove Cameron performing (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for dcp).

Taylor Swift was the most awarded artist at this year’s event, and numerous others took home their first award.

Below is a full list of every winner in every category at the American Music Awards.


Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift

New Artist of the Year: Dove Cameron

Collaboration of the Year: Elton John & Dua Lipa “Cold Heart – PNAU Remix”

Favorite Touring Artist: Coldplay

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

Favorite Male Pop Artist: Harry Styles

Favorite Female Pop Artist: Taylor Swift

Favorite Pop Duo or Group: BTS

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

Favorite Pop Song: Harry Styles “As It Was”

Favorite Male Country Artist: Morgan Wallen

Favorite Female Country Artist: Taylor Swift

Favorite Country Duo or Group: Dan + Shay

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

Favorite Country Song: Morgan Wallen “Wasted on You”

Favorite Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar

Favorite Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj

Favorite Hip-Hop Album: Kendrick Lamar “Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers”

Favorite Hip-Hop Song: Future ft. Drake & Tems “WAIT FOR U”

Favorite Male R&B Artist: Chris Brown

Favorite Female R&B Artist: Beyoncé

Favorite R&B Album: Beyoncé “Renaissance”

Favorite R&B Song: Wizkid ft. Tems “Essence”

Favorite Male Latin Artist: Bad Bunny

Favorite Female Latin Artist: Anitta

Favorite Latin Duo or Group: Yahritza Y Su Esencia

Favorite Latin Album: Bad Bunny “Un Verano Sin Ti”

Favorite Latin Song: Sebastián Yatra “Dos Oruguitas”

Favorite Rock Artist: Machine Gun Kelly

Favorite Rock Song: Måneskin “Beggin’”

Favorite Rock Album: Ghost “Impera”

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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