BTS, Taylor Swift and Bad Bunny win big at the 2021 American Music Awards

American Music Awards BTS – Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for MRC

The 2021 American Music Awards aired live on ABC from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 21. Hosted by Carid B, the evening saw great performances from Zoe Wees, Olivia Rodrigo, Mickey Guyton, and more.

The big winner of the evening was the supergroup BTS who won all three nominated categories, including Artist of the Year, Favorite Pop Duo or Group, and Favorite Pop Song for “Butter,” which they performed on the main stage after an appearance with Coldplay for their “My Universe” collaboration.

Taylor Swiftalthough not present at the show, received an American Music Award for Favorite Pop Album for Always and another for favorite female pop artist. She remains the most awarded artist in American Music Awards history with 34 wins. Later that night, Rodrigo picked up an award for New Artist of the Year.

Bad Bunny, who also performed at the show, won Favorite Latin Male Artist and Favorite Latin Album for EL ULTIMO TOUR DEL MUNDO.

Check out the full list of 2021 American Music Awards winners.

Artist of the Year
Taylor Swift
Ariana Grande
BTS – winner
Olivia Rodrigue
The weekend

Favorite trending song
Erica Banks, “Bus It”
Maneskin, “Begin”
Megan Thee Stallion, “Body” – winner
Olivia Rodrigo, “Driver’s License”
Popp Hunna, “Adderall (Corvette Corvette)”

New Artist of the Year
masked wolf
Olivia Rodrigo – winner

collaboration of the year
24kGoldn ft. iann dior “Mood”
Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez “DÁKITI”
Chris Brown and Young Thug ‘go crazy’
Doja Cat ft. SZA “Kiss Me More” – winner
Justin Bieber with Daniel Caesar & Giveon “Peaches”

Favorite music video
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak) “Leave the Door Open”
Cardi B “Up”
Lil Nas X “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Winner
Olivia Rodrigo “driver’s license”
The Weeknd “Save Your Tears”

Favorite Male Pop Artist
Ed Sheeran – winner
justin bieber
Lil Nas X
The weekend

Favorite Female Pop Artist
Ariana Grande
Doja Cat
Doua Lipa
Olivia Rodrigue
Taylor Swift – winner

Favorite pop duo or group
BTS – winner
glass animals
Brown 5
Sonic Silk (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak)

Favorite Pop Album
Ariana Grande’s “Positions”
Dua Lipa “Nostalgia for the future”
Olivia Rodrigo “SOUR”
Taylor Swift “always” – winner

favorite pop song
BTS “Butter” – winner
Doja Cat ft. SZA “Kiss Me More”
Dua Lipa “Levitating”
Olivia Rodrigo “driver’s license”
The Weeknd & Ariana Grande “Save Your Tears (Remix)”

Favorite Male Country Artist
Chris Stapleton
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan – winner
Luc Combes
Morgan Wallen

Favorite Female Country Artist
Carrie Underwood – winner
Gabby Barrette
Kacey Musgraves
Maren Morris
Miranda Lambert

Favorite Country Duo or Group
Dan + Shay – winner
Florida Georgia Line
Lady A
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band

Favorite Country Album
Chris Stapleton “Start Over”
Gabby Barrett “Goldmine” – winner
Lee Brice “Hello World”
Luke Bryan “Born Here, Live Here, Die Here”
Morgan Wallen “Dangerous: The Double Album”

Favorite country song
Chris Stapleton “Start Over”
Chris Young and Kane Brown “celebrity friends”
Gabby Barrett “The Good Ones” – winner
Luke Combs “Forever After All”
Walker Hayes “Fancy Like”

Favorite Male Hip Hop Artist
Drake – winner
Little baby
Moneybagg Yo
Polo G
Pop Smoke

Favorite hip hop artist
Cardi B
Coi Leray
Erica Banks
Megan Thee Stallion – winner

Favorite hip hop album
Drake “certified lover boy”
Juice WRLD “Legends Never Die”
Megan Thee Stallion “Good News” – Winner
Pop Smoke “Shoot the Stars, Aim for the Moon”
“SoulFly” Wave Rod

favorite hip hop song
Cardi B “Up” – winner
Internet Money featuring Gunna, Don Toliver and NAV “Lemonade”
Lil Tjay ft. 6LACK “Call my phone”
Pop Smoke “What You Know About Love”

Favorite Male R&B Artist
Chris Brown
The Weeknd – winner

Favorite R&B Female Artist
Doja Cat – winner
Jazmine Sullivan
Jhene Aiko

Favorite R&B Album
Doja Cat “Planet Her” – winner
Giveon “When all is said and done… Take the time”
SOUND “The Back of My Mind”
Jazmine Sullivan “Heaux Tales”
Queen Naija “misunderstood”

Favorite R&B Song
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak) “Leave the Door Open” – winner
Chris Brown and Young Thug ‘go crazy’
Giveon “Heartbreak Anniversary”
HIS “Damages”
Jazmine Sullivan “Take Back Your Feelings”

Favorite Male Latin Artist
Bad bunny – winner
J Balvin
Rauw Alejandro

Favorite Latin Artist
Becky G – winner
Kali Uchis
Natti Natasha

Favorite Latin Duo or Group
Banda MS by Sergio Lizárraga – winner
Caliber 50
Eslabon Armado
La Arrolladora Banda El Limon By Rene Camacho
Los Dos Carnales

Favorite Latin Album
Bad Bunny “EL ÚLTIMO TOUR DEL MUNDO” – winner
Kali Uchis “Sin Miedo (del Amor y Otros Demonios)”
CAROL G “KG0516”
Rauw Alejandro “Afrodisiaco”

favorite latin song
Bad Bunny & Jhay Cortez “DÁKITI”
Farruko “Pepas”
Kali Uchis “telepatia” – winner
Maluma & The Weeknd “Hawaii (Remix)”

Favorite rock artist
all the time low
foo fighters
glass animals
Machine Gun Kelly – winner

Favorite Inspirational Artist
Carrie Underwood – winner
worship of elevation
Lauren Daigle
Zach Williams

Favorite Gospel Artist
Kanye West – winner
kirk franklin
Koryn Hawthorne
Maverick Town Music
Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Favorite Dance/Electronic Artist
David Guetta
Marshmello – winner

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