2015 American Music Awards Taylor Swift leads nominations with 6, see full list of nominees

Taylor Swift has topped this year's American Music Awards nomination list with six (6) including the overall "Artiste of the Year".

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"Bad Blood" hitmaker Taylor Swift has topped this year's American Music Awards nomination list with six (6) including the overall "Artiste of the Year".

Singers The Weeknd and Ed Sheeran are one nomination behind with five each, while others like Sam Smith, Nicki Minaj and Meghan Trainor scored four chances at a trophy.

The nominees were partially revealed by Joe Jonas and Charlie Puth this morning (Oct. 13) on Good Morning America followed by a Snapchat announcement.

ABC will air the 2015 American Music Awards ceremony, which Jennifer Lopez hosts for the first time, live from Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater on November 22.

See the full list of nominees below:

ARTISTE OF THE YEAR

  • Luke Bryan
  • Ariana Grande
  • Maroon 5
  • Nicki Minaj
  • One Direction
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Sam Smith
  • Taylor Swift
  • Meghan Trainor
  • The Weeknd

NEW ARTISTE OF THE YEAR PRESENTED BY KOHL’S

  • Fetty Wap
  • Sam Hunt
  • Tove Lo
  • Walk The Moon
  • The Weeknd

SONG OF THE YEAR

  • Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth “See You Again”
  • Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars “Uptown Funk!”
  • Ed Sheeran “Thinking Out Loud”
  • Taylor Swift “Blank Space”
  • The Weeknd “Can’t Feel My Face”

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR UN-LEASHED BY T-MOBILE

  • Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth “See You Again”
  • Rihanna & Kanye West Featuring Paul McCartney “FourFiveSeconds”
  • Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars “Uptown Funk!”
  • Skrillex & Diplo Featuring Justin Bieber “Where Are Ü Now”
  • Taylor Swift Featuring Kendrick Lamar “Bad Blood”

FAVOURITE MALE ARTISTE – POP/ROCK

  • Nick Jonas
  • Ed Sheeran
  • Sam Smith

FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTISTE – POP/ROCK

  • Ariana Grande
  • Taylor Swift
  • Meghan Trainor

FAVOURITE DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

  • Maroon 5
  • One Direction
  • Walk The Moon

FAVOURITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

  • Ed Sheeran x
  • Sam Smith In The Lonely Hour
  • Taylor Swift 1989

FAVOURITE MALE ARTISTE – COUNTRY

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Sam Hunt

FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTISTE – COUNTRY

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Miranda Lambert
  • Carrie Underwood

FAVOURITE DUO or GROUP - COUNTRY  

  • Zac Brown Band
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Little Big Town

FAVOURITE ALBUM - COUNTRY

  • Jason Aldean Old Boots, New Dirt
  • Florida Georgia Line Anything Goes
  • Sam Hunt Montevallo

FAVOURITE ARTISTE – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Drake
  • Fetty Wap
  • Nicki Minaj

FAVOURITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • J. Cole 2014 Forest Hills Drive
  • Drake If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late
  • Nicki Minaj The Pinkprint

FAVOURITE MALE ARTISTE – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown
  • Trey Songz
  • The Weeknd

FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTISTE – SOUL/R&B

  • Beyoncé
  • Mary J.  Blige
  • Rihanna

FAVOURITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown X
  • D’Angelo and The Vanguard Black Messiah
  • The Weeknd Beauty Behind the Madness

FAVORITE ARTIST - ALTERNATIVE ROCK

  • Fall Out Boy
  • Hozier
  • Walk The Moon

FAVORITE ARTISTE - ADULT CONTEMPORARY

  • Ed Sheeran
  • Taylor Swift
  • Meghan Trainor

FAVOURITE ARTISTE - LATIN

  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Ricky Martin
  • Romeo Santos

FAVOURITE ARTISTE - CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

  • Casting Crowns
  • Hillsong United
  • MercyMe

FAVOURITE ARTISTE - ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

  • Calvin Harris
  • David Guetta
  • Zedd

TOP SOUNDTRACK

  • Fifty Shades of Grey
  • Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1
  • Pitch Perfect 2


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