Nominalizatii care aspira la premiile puse la bataie la American Music Awards au fost facuti publici de catre Nicki Minaj si Pitbull. Decernarile vor avea loc in „Nokia Theater” din L.A. intr-un show live de exceptie, sambata, 20 noiembrie.

Lista se prezinta in felul urmator:

RAP/HIP-HOP

Cel mai bun artist
Lil Wayne
Nicki Minaj
Kanye West

Cel mai bun album
Jay-Z & Kanye West/Watch The Throne
Lil Wayne/Tha Carter IV
Nicki Minaj/Pink Friday

SOUL/RYTHM & BLUES MUSIC

Cel mai bun artist
Chris Brown
Trey Songz
Usher

Cea mai buna artista
Beyonce
Rihanna
Kelly Rowland

Cel mai bun album
Beyonce/4
Chris Brown/F.A.M.E.
Rihanna/Loud

Artistul anului

Adele
Lady Gaga
Lil Wayne
Katy Perry
Taylor Swift

LISTA INTREAGA

MUZICA POP-ROCK

Cel mai bun artist
Justin Bieber
Bruno Mars
Pitbull

Cea mai buna artista
Adele
Lady Gaga
Katy Perry

Cea mai buna formatie/grup/duo
LMFAO
Maroon 5
OneRepublic

Cel mai bun album
Adele/21
Lady Gaga/Born This Way
Rihanna/Loud

MUZICA COUNTRY

Cel mai bun artist

Jason Aldean
Brad Paisley
Blake Shelton

Cea mai buna artista
Sara Evans
Miranda Lambert
Taylor Swift

Cea mai buna formatie/grup/duo
The Band Perry
Zac Brown Band
Lady Antebellum

Cel mai bun album
Jason Aldean/My Kind Of Party
The Band Perry/The Band Perry
Taylor Swift/Speak Now

MUZICA ROCK ALTERNATIV

Cel mai bun artist
The Black Keys
Foo Fighters
Mumford & Sons

MUZICA ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Cel mai bun artist
Adele
Bruno Mars
Katy Perry

MUZICA LATINO

Cel mai bun artist
Enrique Iglesias
Jennifer Lopez
Pitbull

CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

Cel mai bun artist
Casting Crowns
Tobymac
Third Day

CEL MAI BUN NOU ARTIST AL ANULUI

POP/ROCK
Foster The People
Hot Chelle Rae

COUNTRY
The Band Perry
Thompson Square

SOUL/R&B
Marsha Ambrosius
Miguel

RAP/HIP-HOP
LMFAO
Wiz Khalifa