Last night, the 39th annual American Music Awards were held at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.
It should come as no surprise that none other than Taylor Swift was named Artist of the Year.
“This is one of the craziest things that has ever happened to me,” said Swift, who also won the honor in 2009.
“Thank you to the fans. Please, never change.”
Swift was also named Favorite Country Female Artist and her 2010 record “Speak Now” was named the top country album.
So who else won big at last night’s AMAs?
Find out below.
Favorite Duo or Group: Maroon 5
Female Country Artist: Taylor Swift
Favorite Hip Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Favorite Soul/R&B Album: Rihanna
Favorite Country Band: Lady Antebellum
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: Nicki Minaj
Favorite New Artist: Hot Chelle Rae
Favorite Latin Artist: Jennifer Lopez
Favorite Soul/R&B Female: Beyonce
Favorite Pop/Rock Male: Bruno Mars
Favorite Country Album: Taylor Swift, “Speak Now”
Favorite Pop/Rock Album: Adele
Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift
Special Award (for becoming the first woman ever to have five #1 singles from one album): Katy Perry
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