American Music Awards 2018: Complete List of Nominations and Nominees

Updated On 13 Sep, 2018 Published On

American Music Awards 2018's nominations have just been revealed. Kane BrownBebe Rexha, Ella Mai and Normani are among the nominees for the 2018 American Music Awards, live from YouTube Space L.A.

The annual award show, in which honorees are based on key fan interactions (including digital songs sales, album, radio airplay, social activity, touring and streaming), will be broadcast by ABC live from L.A.'s Microsoft Theater on October 9 at 8 p.m.

Here's the complete list of nominations for 2018 American Music Award, check it out.

Favorite Female Artist Pop/Rock Award

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Taylor Swift


Favorite Male Artist Pop/Rock Award


Post Malone

Ed Sheeran


Favorite Duo/Group Pop/Rock Award

Imagine Dragons

Maroon 5



Favorite Song Pop/Rock Award

Camila Cabello, “Havana”

Drake, “God’s Plan”

Ed Sheeran, “Perfect”


Favorite Album Pop/Rock Award

Drake, Scorpion

Ed Sheeran, ÷ (Divide)

Taylor Swift, reputation


Favorite Female Artist Country Award

Kelsea Ballerini

Maren Morris

Carrie Underwood


Favorite Male Artist Country Award

Kane Brown

Luke Bryan

Thomas Rhett


Favorite Duo/Group Country Award

Dan + Shay

Florida Georgia Line



Favorite Song Country Award

Kane Brown, “Heaven”

Dan + Shay, “Tequila”

Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line, “Meant to Be”


Favorite Album Country Award

Kane Brown, Kane Brown

Luke Combs, This One’s for You

Thomas Rhett, Life Changes


Favorite Artist Rap/Hip-Hop Award

Cardi B


Post Malone


Favorite Artist Soul/R&B Award


Bruno Mars

The Weeknd


Favorite Album Rap/Hip-Hop Award

Drake, Scorpion

Lil Uzi Vert, Luv Is Rage 2

Post Malone, beerbongs & bentleys


Favorite Song Rap/Hip-Hop Award

Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow”

Drake, “God’s Plan”

Post Malone, “Rockstar”


Favorite Album Soul/R&B Award

Khalid, American Teen


XXXTentacion, 17


Favorite Artist Contemporary Award

Shawn Mendes


Ed Sheeran


Favorite Female Artist Soul R&B Award

Ella Mai




Favorite Song Soul/R&B Award

Khalid, “Young Dumb & Broke”

Ella Mai, “Boo’d Up”

Cardi B & Bruno Mars, “Finesse”


Favorite Soundtrack Award

Black Panther

The Greatest Showman

The Fate of the Furious


Favorite Artist EDM Award

The Chainsmokers




Favorite Social Artist Award


Cardi B

Ariana Grande

Demi Lovato

Shawn Mendes


Favorite Music Video Award

Camila Cabello, “Havana”

Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow”

Drake, “God’s Plan”


Collaboration of the Year Award

Camila Cabello featuring Young Thug, “Havana”

Post Malone featuring 21 Savage, “Rockstar”

Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line, “Meant to Be”

Bruno Mars & Cardi B, “Finesse”

Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey, “The Middle”


New Artist of the Year Award

Camila Cabello

Cardi B


Dua Lipa



Artist of the Year Award


Imagine Dragons

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift


Favorite Artist Contemporary Inspirational Award

Lauren Daigle


Zach Williams


Favorite Artist Latin Award

J Balvin

Daddy Yankee



Favorite Artist Alternative Rock Award

Imagine Dragons

Panic! At The Disco

Portugal. The Man