Last Chance to Vote for the American Music Awards

Microphone(PCM) The American Music Awards 2014 airs tonight, Sunday, November 23 on ABC, and since the AMAs are awarded based on public poll and music sales, there is still time to vote for your favorite nominees before 8/7c.

Dick Clark created the American Music Awards in 1973 in response to ABC losing the contract for the Grammy Awards, which are decided and awarded by the members of the Recording Academy.

This year marks the 41st anniversary of the American Music Awards and the first year that the Dick Clark Award for Excellence will be presented. Taylor Swift is receiving the award for her record breaking album sales; three of Swift’s albums, “Speak Now”, “Red” and “1989,” all sold over 1 million copies during their first week on sale.

This year’s American Music Awards features over 15 performances from some of today’s most popular artists, including 5 Seconds of Summer, Iggy Azalea, Garth Brooks, Mary J. Blige, Charli XCX, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, Imagine Dragons, Jessie J, Lorde, MAGIC!, Nicki Minaj, One Direction, Pitbull, Sam Smith, and Taylor Swift.

Iggy Azalea has the most nominations this year, including Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year, Single of the Year (“Fancy”), Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock, Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop, and Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop (“The New Classic”).

Check out the full list of the nominees and get your vote in before the show airs live tonight, which you can live stream at if you’re not near a TV tonight at 8/7c. Just a heads up: you have to log in to Facebook to vote!

Artist of the Year:

  • Iggy Azalea
  • Beyoncé
  • Luke Bryan
  • One Direction
  • Katy Perry

New Artist of the Year Presented by Kohl’s

  • 5 Seconds of Summer
  • Iggy Azalea
  • Batille
  • Sam Smith
  • Meghan Trainor

Single of the Year

  • Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX “Fancy”
  • John Legend “All of Me”
  • MAGIC! “Rude”
  • Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J “Dark Horse”
  • Pharrell Williams “Happy”

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock

  • John Legend
  • Sam Smith
  • Pharrell Williams

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock

  • Iggy Azalea
  • Lorde
  • Katy Perry

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock

  • Imagine Dragons
  • One Direction
  • OneRepublic

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock

  • Lorde “Pure Heroine”
  • One Direction “Midnight Memories”
  • Katy Perry “Prism”

Favorite Male Artist – Country

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Blake Shelton

Favorite Female Artist – Country

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Kacey Musgraves
  • Carrie Underwood

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country

  • Eli Young Band
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Lady Antebellum

Favorite Album – Country

  • Garth Brooks “Blame It On My Roots: Five Decades of Influences”
  • Eric Church “The Outsiders”
  • Eric Church “The Outsiders”

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop

  • Iggy Azalea
  • Drake
  • Eminem

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop

  • Iggy Azalea “The New Classic”
  • Drake “Nothing Was The Same”
  • Eminem “The Marshall Mathers LP 2”

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B

  • Chris Brown
  • John Legend
  • Pharrell Williams

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B

  • Jhené Aiko
  • Beyoncé
  • Mary J. Blige

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

  • Beyoncé “Beyoncé”
  • John Legend “Love in the Future”
  • Pharrell Williams “G I R L”

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock

  • Bastille
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Lorde

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary

  • Sara Bareilles
  • OneRepublic
  • Katy Perry

Favorite Artist – Latin Music

  • Marc Anthony
  • Enrique Iglesias
  • Romeo Santos

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational

  • Casting Crowns
  • Hillsong United
  • Newsboys

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)

  • Avicii
  • Calvin Harris
  • Zedd

Top Soundtrack

  • Frozen
  • The Fault In Our Stars
  • Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix, Vol. 1
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