Bad Bunny tops nominations for 2022 American Music Awards E! News UK

Bad Bunny is set to dominate the 2022 American Music Awards (AMAs).

On Thursday, producers announced that the Puerto Rican rapper landed eight nods, including his first nomination for Entertainer of the Year.

He is also up for Favorite Touring Artist, Favorite Music Video, Favorite Male Pop Artist, Favorite Pop Album, Favorite Male Latin Artist, Favorite Latin Album, and Favorite Latin Song.

Superstars Beyoncé and Taylor Swift were the most nominated female artists with six nods each. They will compete in three categories: Artist of the Year, Favorite Female Pop Artist and Favorite Pop Album.

Drake also picked up six nominations, while Adele, Harry Styles and The Weeknd picked up five nominations each.

Meanwhile, first-time nominees include Jack Harlow, Tems, Latto, BLACKPINK, Anitta, and Swedish House Mafia.

The AMAs will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on November 20.

The full list of nominees is as follows –

Artist of the Year:

Adele

bad bunny

Beyonce

Duck

Harry Styles

Taylor Swift

The weekend

New Artist of the Year:

Dove Cameron

GAILLE

Latte

manna skin

Steve Lacy

Contribution of the year:

Carolina Gaitán, Mauro Castillo, Adassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz & Encanto Cast – We’re Not Talking About Bruno

Elton John & Dua Lipa – Cold Heart – PNAU Remix

Future ft. Drake & Tems – WAIT FOR YOU

Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow – BABY INDUSTRY

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – STAY

Favorite Touring Artist:

bad bunny

cold play

Ed Sheeran

Elton John

The rolling stones

Favorite music video:

Adele – Easy On Me

Bad Bunny ft. Chencho Corleone – Me Porto Bonito

Harry Styles – As He Was

Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow – BABY INDUSTRY

Taylor Swift – Too good: the short film

Favorite Male Pop Artist:

bad bunny

Duck

Ed Sheeran

Harry Styles

The weekend

Favorite Female Pop Artist:

Adele

Beyonce

Doja Cat

Lizzo

Taylor Swift

Favorite pop duo or group:

BTS

cold play

imagine Dragons

manna skin

a republic

Favorite Pop Album:

Adele – 30

Bad Bunny – Un Verano Sin Ti

Beyoncé-Renaissance

Harry Styles – Harry’s House

Taylor Swift – Red (Taylor Version)

The Weeknd – Dawn FM

Favorite pop song:

Adele – Easy On Me

Carolina Gaitán, Mauro Castillo, Adassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz & Encanto Cast – We’re Not Talking About Bruno

Harry Styles – As He Was

Lizzo – About fucking time

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – STAY

Favorite Male Country Artist:

Chris Stapleton

Cody Johnson

Luc Combes

Morgan Wallen

Walker Hayes

Favorite Female Country Artist:

Carrie Underwood

Lainey Wilson

Maren Morris

Miranda Lambert

Taylor Swift

Favorite country duo or group:

Dan + Shay

Lady A

Old Dominion

Parmaled

Zac Brown Band

Favorite country album:

Carrie Underwood – Denim & Strass

Luke Combs – Growing Up

Cody Johnson – Human: The Double Album

Taylor Swift – Red (Taylor Version)

Walker Hayes – Country Stuff: The Album

Favorite country song:

Chris Stapleton – You should probably leave

Cody Johnson – Until You Can’t

Dustin Lynch ft. MacKenzie Porter – Thinking of You

Jordan Davis ft. Luke Bryan – Buying Dirt

Morgan Wallen – Wasted On You

Favorite Male Hip Hop Artist:

Duck

Coming

Kendrick Lamar

Little baby

Lil Durk

Favorite female hip-hop artist:

Cardi B

GloRilla

Latte

Megan you stallion

Nicki Minaj

Favorite hip hop album:

Future – I never loved you

Gunna – DS4EVER

Kendrick Lamar – Mr. Morale and the Great Walkthroughs

Lil Durk – 7220

Polo G – Hall of Fame 2.0

Favorite hip hop song:

Future ft. Drake & Tems – WAIT FOR YOU

Jack Harlow – First Class

Kodak Black – Super Gremlin

Latto – Great Energy

Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow – BABY INDUSTRY

Favorite Male R&B Artist:

Brent Faiyaz

Chris Brown

OVERLOOK

lucky day

The weekend

Favorite Female R&B Artist:

Beyonce

Doja Cat

Muni long

summer walker

SZA

Favorite R&B album:

Beyoncé-Renaissance

Drake – Honestly, it doesn’t matter

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – An Evening With Silk Sonic

Summer Walker – Still On It

The Weeknd – Dawn FM

Favorite R&B song:

Beyoncé – BREAK MY SOUL

Muni Long – Hours And Hours

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – Smoking by the Window

SZA – I hate you

Wizkid ft. Time – Gasoline

Favorite Male Latin Artist:

bad bunny

farruko

J Balvin

jhayco

Rauw Alejandro

Favorite Latin Artist:

Anita

Becky G

Kali Uchis

CAROL G

ROSALIA

Favorite rock artist:

imagine Dragons

Machine Gun Kelly

manna skin

Hot red peppers

The Luminous

Favorite rock song:

Foo Fighters – Love dies young

Imagine Dragons x JID – Enemy

Kate Bush – Run Up That Hill (A Deal With God)

Maneskin- Beggin’

Red Hot Chili Peppers – Black Summer

Favorite rock album:

Coldplay – Music of the Spheres

Ghost – Impera

Imagine Dragons – Mercury – Act 1

Machine Gun Kelly – sale to the general public

Red Hot Chili Peppers – Unlimited Love

Favorite gospel artist:

CeCe Winans

DOE

Dewey Smith

Maverick Town Music

Tamela Mann

Favorite Dance/Electronic Artist:

Diploma

Marshmallow

Swedish house mafia

chain smokers

Tiesto

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