American Music Awards 2011 List of Winners. The country singer Taylor Swift big winner of the evening with three awards. The American country singer Taylor Swift is the winner of the American Music Awards presented in Los Angeles on Sunday at Nokia Theatre. She won three awards: Artist of the Year, Best Actress in the country, best country album for Speak Now.
British soul singer Adele, 23, absent from the scene until the end of the year for problems of the vocal cords, also won three awards: best performer pop / rock, contemporary best artist, best pop album / Rock for 21.
Artist of the Year 2010, the Canadian Justin Bieber, 17, walked away empty-handed. He had been nominated in the Best performer rock / pop. Just did it noted in interpreting a song from his album of Christmas songs Under The Mistletoe.
The prize for best group went to Lady Antebellum, who won last year. In the category Soul / R & B, the award for best female performer went to Beyonce who is pregnant, had remained in New York where she praised the room a screen.
The R and B singer, Usher won the award for best male performer. Rihanna, also absent but present on screen, won the award for best album Loud.
The highly eccentric Nicki Minaj raappeurs beat Lil Wayne and Kanye West in the category of best artist rap/hip-hop. She also won the award for best album rap / hip-hop for Pink Friday.
The price of the revelation went to Hot Chelle Rae, a group that is riding the wave of success with the title Tonight Tonight.
On the front Latin, Jennifer Lopez was awarded the prize for best artist at the Hispanic rapper Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias, before thanking everyone in English and Spanish.
The Californian Katy Perry, all dressed in pink, appeared surprised by receiving a reduced price, given in her honor for being the first artist to bring five titles Number One on the same album.
Artist of the year: Taylor Swift
Revelation: Hot Chelle Rae
- Best female performer: Adele
- Best male performer: Bruno March
- Best group: Maroon 5
- Best album: Adele – “21”
- Best artist: Nicki Minaj
- Best album: Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday”
Soul/R & B
- Best male performer: Usher
- Best female performer: Beyonce
- Best album: Rihanna, “Loud”
- Best female performer: Taylor Swift
- Best male performer: Blake Shelton
- Best group: Lady Antebellum
- Best album: Taylor Swift, “Speak Now”
- Best artist: Foo Fighters
Best contemporary musician artist: Adele
Best Hispanic artist: Jennifer Lopez