AMAs Winners: Iggy Azalea, One Direction, Katy Perry Take Top Honors

Iggy Azalea

The big-box stars came out to play at the 2014 American Music Awards, with winners ranging from One Direction as Artist of The Year, Iggy Azalea as Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist and Imagine Dragons taking the Alternative Rock honors. Check out the full list of winners below, and try to stay awake as you read down the list of bland, inescapable mediocrity that represents the absolute lack of danger, risk or musical evolution in the coprorate-driven musical climate of 2014. 

Artist Of The Year 
Iggy Azalea
Beyoncé
Luke Bryan
Eminem
Imagine Dragons
John Legend
Lorde
One Direction — WINNER
Katy Perry
Pharrell Williams

Favorite Album – Country 
Garth Brooks, Blame It On My Roots: Five Decades of Influences
Eric Church, The Outsiders
Brantley Gilbert, Just As I Am — WINNER

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Iggy Azalea — WINNER
Drake
Eminem

New Artist Of The Year Presented By Kohl’s 
5 Seconds of Summer — WINNERS
Iggy Azalea
Bastille
Sam Smith
Meghan Trainor

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Bastille
Imagine Dragons — WINNER
Lorde

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Iggy Azalea
Lorde
Katy Perry — WINNER

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock 
Lorde, “Pure Heroine”
One Direction, “Midnight Memories” — WINNER
Katy Perry, “Prism”

Favorite Male Artist – Country
Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan — WINNER
Blake Shelton

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock 
John Legend
Sam Smith — WINNER
Pharrell Williams

Favorite Artist – Latin 
Marc Anthony
Enrique Iglesias — WINNER
Romeo Santos

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop 
Iggy Azalea, The New Classic — WINNER
Drake, Nothing Was The Same
Eminem, The Marshall Mathers LP 2

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group – Pop/Rock
Imagine Dragons
One Direction — WINNER
OneRepublic

Single Of The Year
Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX, “Fancy”
John Legend, “All of Me”
MAGIC!, “Rude”
Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J, “Dark Horse” — WINNER
Pharrell Williams, “Happy”

Favorite Female Artist – Country
Miranda Lambert
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood — WINNER

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group – Country
Eli Young Band
Florida Georgia Line — WINNER
Lady Antebellum

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B 
Chris Brown
John Legend — WINNER
Pharrell Williams

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B 
Jhene Aiko
Beyoncé — WINNER 
Mary J.  Blige

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B 
Beyoncé, Beyoncé — WINNER
John Legend, Love in the Future
Pharrell Williams, G I R L

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary 
Sara Bareilles
OneRepublic
Katy Perry — WINNER

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Casting Crowns — WINNER
Hillsong United
Newsboys

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (Edm)
Avicii
Calvin Harris — WINNER
Zedd

Top Soundtrack
Frozen — WINNER
The Fault In Our Stars
Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix, Vol. 1