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2021 American Music Awards: Full Winners List

BTS, Doja Cat and Megan Thee Stallion were the big winners at the 2021 American Music Awards (AMAs), with three wins apiece. 

The event was hosted by Cardi B, with Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak kicking off the night with a performance of their recent hit, Smokin Out The Window.

BTS made history at the AMAs as the first Asian group to win in the Artist of the Year category, and won Favourite Pop Duo or Group and Favourite Pop Song for their record-breaking hit, Butter.

Doja Cat and Megan Thee Stallion were the top winning female artists this year: Doja Cat took home the awards for Collaboration of the Year, Favourite Female R&B Artist and Favourite R&B Album, while Megan Thee Stallion won three awards tonight for Favourite Trending Song, Favourite Female Hip-Hop Artist and Favourite Hip-Hop Album.

Now 34-time AMA winner, Taylor Swift took home the awards for Favourite Female Pop Artist and Favourite Pop Album for her no.1 album, Evermore.

Following her debut performance on the AMAs stage, Olivia Rodrigo won her first ever AMA with New Artist of the Year.

BTS joined Coldplay for the world television premiere performance of My Universe, while Tyler, The Creator performed Massa off his sixth studio album, Call Me If You Get Lost.

Italian rock band and first-time AMA nominee Måneskin made their U.S awards show debut when they performed their globalno.1 hit Beggin’, three-time AMA winner, Jennifer Lopez performed her new song, On My Way from the soundtrack of her upcoming film, Marry Me, and Chlöe made her AMA performance debut from the Xfinity Stage with her debut single, Have Mercy.

Full winners list:

Artist of the Year: BTS

New Artist of the Year: Olivia Rodrigo

Collaboration of the Year: Doja Cat ft. SZA, Kiss Me More

Favourite Trending Song: Megan Thee Stallion Body

Favourite Music Video: Lil Nas X, MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)

Favourite Male Pop Artist: Ed Sheeran

Favourite Female Pop Artist: Taylor Swift

Favourite Pop Duo or Group: BTS

Favourite Pop Album: Taylor Swift, evermore

Favourite Pop Song: BTS, Butter

Favourite Male Country Artist: Luke Bryan

Favourite Female Country Artist: Carrie Underwood

Favourite Country Duo or Group: Dan + Shay

Favourite Country Album: Gabby Barrett, Goldmine

Favourite Country Song: Gabby Barrett, The Good Ones

Favourite Male Hip-Hop Artist: Drake

Favourite Female Hip-Hop Artist: Megan Thee Stallion

Favourite Hip-Hop Album: Megan Thee Stallion, Good News

Favourite Hip-Hop Song: Cardi B, Up

Favourite Male R&B Artist: The Weeknd

Favourite Female R&B Artist: Doja Cat

Favourite R&B Album: Doja Cat, Planet Her

Favourite R&B Song: Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak), Leave The Door Open

Favourite Male Latin Artist: Bad Bunny

Favourite Female Latin Artist: Becky G

Favourite Latin Duo or Group: Banda MS de Sergio Lizárraga

Favourite Latin Album: Bad Bunny, EL ÚLTIMO TOUR DEL MUNDO

Favourite Latin Song: Kali Uchis, telepatía

Favourite Rock Artist: Machine Gun Kelly

Favourite Inspirational Artist: Carrie Underwood

Favourite Gospel Artist: Kanye West

Favourite Dance/Electronic Artist: Marshmello

Bruno Mars photo credit John Esparza