The 46th Annual American Music Awards were held on October 9, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. It was hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross who wore clothes from African American designers only. Cardi B and Drake led the list of nominations with eight nominations each but Taylor Swift ended up winning the most awards with four wins.
The Shake It Up singer won Artist Of The Year,Tour Of The Year,Favourite Album and Best Female Artist.She beat Beyonce,Drake,Cardi B,Ed Sheeran in these categories.Favourite Song went to Cardi B and Bruno Mars for their chart topping song Finesse.Favourite Album went to the late XXX Tentacion with Best Rnb Artist Award going to Work hit maker Rihanna.
Favourite Hiphop Artist and Favourite Hiphop Song went to Cardi B for her breakout single Bodak Yellow while Favourite Hiphop Album and Favourite Male Artist went to Post Malone. Favourite Rnb Male Artist went to newcomer Khalid while The Migos snagged Best Hiphop Group.
Best New Artist went to Camilla Cabello while the beauty also won Best Collaboration and Best Video for her hit song Havana featuring Young Thug.Best Country Artist went to Carrie Underwood and Florida Georgia Line won Best Country Group.