Cardi B's collaboration with Bruno Mars, the remix of "Finesse", earned two nominations and she also earned nods for favorite social artist and favorite music video, among others.
On Sunday, Swift provoked a fierce debate by breaking her silence on political matters and announcing she would vote for two Democrats in Tennessee in the US congressional midterm elections in November. She believes businesses have a right to refuse service to gay couples. October 9th is the LAST DAY to register to vote in the state of TN. "When I was pregnant, I was so influenced to be, like, 'Yo, I got to do this, I got to show people wrong".
Swift also told people to go to vote.org, although the correct website is vote.gov. I believe that the systemic racism we still see in this country towards people of color is terrifying, sickening and prevalent'.
Carrie Underwood was in flawless form vocally, and Camila Cabello - who won new artist of the year - gave a touching and vocally impressive performance of the ballad Consequences, earning her a standing ovation. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today's most influential and iconic artists.
The American Music Awards are coming to ABC, so we're telling you how to watch the American Music Awards online and watch the American Music Awards live, to catch every victor and every big musical performance. Other performers include Jennifer Lopez, Mariah Carey, Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes and Post Malone.
DJ Khalid also gave a shout out Democratic Texas Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke when he won favorite male artist.