AMAs Results Announced

By Madhusmita, Gaea News Network
Monday, November 22, 2010

LOS ANGELES ( The star studded American Music Awards (AMAs) night watched the celebrities walk the red carpet with poise wearing spectacular dresses. The who’s who of American music fraternity appeared at Nokia Theater to perform and receive the much coveted awards. Eminem was nominated in five categories but he could manage to get only two awards at night. Justin Bieber shined at the function as he took home four awards and out-shadowed every other nominees of the night.

American Music Awards (AMAs) saw Justin Bieber taking home awards for Favorite Pop/Rock Album (My World), Favorite Artist of the Year, Favorite Breakthrough Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist. During his thanksgiving speech he specially thanked Michael Jackson. Other winners included Taylor Swift and Black Eyed Peas who received awards for Favorite Pop Rock Band/Duo/Group and Favorite Country Female Artist. Rihanna gave a perfect start to the evening with medley of songs from her album “Loud” which included song like “What’s My Name”. She received award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist and while receiving the award, she expressed her happiness and said that the whole feeling is “amazing”. She ended her speech by thanking all the audience present at the Nokia Theater.

Though Lady Gaga was absent from the event, she got award for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist in American Music Awards (AMAs). Carrie Underwood’s “Play On” bagged award for Favorite Country Album. Favorite Alternative Rock Music Artist was grabbed by Muse and Brad Paisley got Favorite Country Male Artist award. Usher’s “Raymond v. Raymond” got award for Favorite Soul/R&B Album. Mercy Me managed to get Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist award for the night. Justin Bieber told in his acceptance speech that he comes from a small town with a population of 30,000 people and he never though he would receive so many awards.

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