Here are all the winners from the American Music Awards 2021

The Korean band took home the top prize of the night and performed twice at the ceremony

The American Music Awards 2021 took place in Los Angeles tonight (November 21) with the night dominated by BTS, Megan Thee Stallion and Doja Cat.

Going into the ceremony, Olivia Rodrigo led the nominations with a total of seven nods, while The Weeknd followed closely behind with five.

Before the main event kicked off, 21 of the AMAs’ 32 winners were revealed on TikTok, with early winners including Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Silk Sonic, The Weeknd and more.


Swift took home the prize for Favourite Female Pop Artist, while The Weeknd won Favourite Male R&B Artist. West was crowned the victor in the Favourite Gospel Artist category and Silk Sonic collected the trophy for Favourite R&B Song with ‘Leave The Door Open’.

BTS, Megan Thee Stallion and Doja Cat each won three trophies apiece, with the Korean group taking home the night’s top prize of Artist Of The Year. They also collected the awards for Favourite Pop Duo Or Group and Favourite Pop Song for ‘Butter’.

The AMAs also featured performances from some of music’s biggest names, including BTS and Coldplay delivering their first joint performance of ‘My Universe’, Olivia Rodrigo playing ‘Traitor’, Bad Bunny’s sci-fi collaboration with Tainy and Julieta Venegas, Silk Sonic’s smooth opening performance, Tyler, The Creator, Måneskin and more.

Doja Cat Credit: Joshua Mellin

See the full list of AMAs 2021 winners below:

Artist Of The Year


Ariana Grande
BTS – winner
Olivia Rodrigo
Taylor Swift
The Weeknd

New Artist Of The Year

Masked Wolf
Olivia Rodrigo – winner

Collaboration Of The Year

24kGoldn ft. iann dior, ‘Mood’
Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez, ‘DÁKITI’
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
Doja Cat ft. SZA, ‘Kiss Me More’ – winner
Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar & Giveon, ‘Peaches’

Favourite Trending Song

Erica Banks, ‘Buss It’
Måneskin, ‘Beggin’’
Megan Thee Stallion, ‘Body’ – winner
Olivia Rodrigo, ‘drivers license’
Popp Hunna, ‘Adderall (Corvette Corvette)’

Favourite Music Video

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak), ‘Leave the Door Open’
Cardi B, ‘Up’
Lil Nas X, ‘MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)’ – winner
Olivia Rodrigo, ‘drivers license’
The Weeknd, ‘Save Your Tears’

Favourite Male Pop Artist

Ed Sheeran – winner
Justin Bieber
Lil Nas X
The Weeknd

taylor swift all too well sad girl autumn
Taylor Swift at the premiere of the ‘All Too Well’ short film. CREDIT: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images

Favourite Female Pop Artist

Ariana Grande
Doja Cat
Dua Lipa
Olivia Rodrigo
Taylor Swift – winner

Favourite Pop Duo Or Group

BTS – winner
Glass Animals
Maroon 5
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak)

Favourite Pop Album

Ariana Grande, ‘Positions’
Dua Lipa, ‘Future Nostalgia’
Olivia Rodrigo, ‘SOUR’
Taylor Swift, ‘evermore’ – winner

Favourite Pop Song

BTS, ‘Butter’ – winner
Doja Cat ft. SZA, ‘Kiss Me More’
Dua Lipa, ‘Levitating’
Olivia Rodrigo, ‘drivers license’
The Weeknd & Ariana Grande, ‘Save Your Tears (Remix)’

Favourite Male Country Artist

Chris Stapleton
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan – winner
Luke Combs
Morgan Wallen

Favourite Female Country Artist

Carrie Underwood – winner
Gabby Barrett
Kacey Musgraves
Maren Morris
Miranda Lambert

Fight breaks out during Olivia Rodrigo's 'Drivers License'
Olivia Rodrigo. Credit: Mat Hayward/Getty Images

Favourite Country Duo Or Group

Dan + Shay – winner
Florida Georgia Line
Lady A
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band

Favourite Country Album

Chris Stapleton, ‘Starting Over’
Gabby Barrett, ‘Goldmine’ – winner
Lee Brice, ‘Hey World’
Luke Bryan, ‘Born Here Live Here Die Here’
Morgan Wallen, ‘Dangerous: The Double Album’

Favourite Country Song

Chris Stapleton, ‘Starting Over’
Chris Young & Kane Brown, ‘Famous Friends’
Gabby Barrett, ‘The Good Ones’ – winner
Luke Combs, ‘Forever After All’
Walker Hayes, ‘Fancy Like’

Favourite Male Hip-Hop Artist

Drake – winner
Lil Baby
Moneybagg Yo
Polo G
Pop Smoke

Favourite Female Hip-Hop Artist

Cardi B
Coi Leray
Erica Banks
Megan Thee Stallion – winner

Favourite Hip-Hop Album

Drake, ‘Certified Lover Boy’
Juice WRLD, ‘Legends Never Die’
Megan Thee Stallion, ‘Good News’ – winner
Pop Smoke, ‘Shoot for the Stars Aim for the Moon’
Rod Wave, ‘SoulFly’

Megan Thee Stallion. Credit: Jim Bennett/FilmMagic
Megan Thee Stallion. Credit: Jim Bennett/FilmMagic

Favourite Hip-Hop Song

Cardi B, ‘Up’ – winner
Internet Money ft. Gunna, Don Toliver & NAV, ‘Lemonade’
Lil Tjay ft. 6LACK, ‘Calling My Phone’
Pop Smoke, ‘What You Know Bout Love’

Favourite Male R&B Artist

Chris Brown
The Weeknd – winner

Favourite Female R&B Artist

Doja Cat – winner
Jazmine Sullivan
Jhené Aiko

Favourite R&B Album

Doja Cat, ‘Planet Her’ – winner
Giveon, ‘When It’s All Said and Done… Take Time’
H.E.R., ‘Back of My Mind’
Jazmine Sullivan, ‘Heaux Tales’
Queen Naija, ‘missunderstood’

Favourite R&B Song

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak), ‘Leave the Door Open’ – winner
Chris Brown & Young Thug, ‘Go Crazy’
Giveon, ‘Heartbreak Anniversary’
H.E.R., ‘Damage’
Jazmine Sullivan, ‘Pick Up Your Feelings’

Favourite Male Latin Artist

Bad Bunny – winner
J Balvin
Rauw Alejandro

Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars of SIlk Sonic
Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars. Credit: John Esparza

Favourite Female Latin Artist

Becky G – winner
Kali Uchis
Natti Natasha

Favourite Latin Duo Or Group

Banda MS de Sergio Lizárraga – winner
Calibre 50
Eslabon Armado
La Arrolladora Banda El Limón De Rene Camacho
Los Dos Carnales

Favourite Latin Album

Bad Bunny, ‘El Último Tour Del Mundo’ – winner
Kali Uchis, ‘Sin Miedo (del Amor y Otros Demonios)’
KAROL G, ‘KG0516’
Maluma, ‘Papi Juancho’
Rauw Alejandro, ‘Afrodisíaco’

Favourite Latin Song

Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez, ‘DÁKITI’
Farruko, ‘Pepas’
Kali Uchis, ‘telepatía’ – winner
Maluma & The Weeknd, ‘Hawái (Remix)’

Favourite Rock Artist

All Time Low
Foo Fighters
Glass Animals
Machine Gun Kelly – winner

Favourite Inspirational Artist

Carrie Underwood – winner
Elevation Worship
Lauren Daigle
Zach Williams

Favourite Gospel Artist

Kanye West – winner
Kirk Franklin
Koryn Hawthorne
Maverick City Music
Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Favourite Dance/Electronic Artist

David Guetta
Marshmello – winner

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