Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Lead American Music Award Nominations

American Music Awards Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

The hit "Thrift Shop" duo, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are the clear stars thus far of the 2013 American Music Awards. They have six nominations including Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year and Single of the Year. As always, we expect a high energy entertaining show produced by Larry Klein and Dick Clark Productions. The AMAs will air live Sunday November 24th 8/7c. Here are the nominees:

Artist of the Year
Justin Timberlake
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Taylor Swift
Rihanna
Bruno Mars

Single of the Year
Florida Georgia Line featuring Nelly - "Cruise"
Robin Thicke featuring Pharrell & T.I. - "Blurred Lines"
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz - "Thrift Shop"

New Artist of the Year
Florida Georgia Line
Ariana Grande
Imagine Dragons
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Phillip Phillips

Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Bruno Mars
Robin Thicke
Justin Timberlake

Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
P!nk
Rihanna
Taylor Swift

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Pop/Rock
One Direction
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Imagine Dragons

Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
One Direction - Take Me Home
Taylor Swift - Red
Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience

Favorite Male Artist – Country
Luke Bryan
Hunter Hayes
Blake Shelton

Favorite Female Artist – Country
Miranda Lambert
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Favorite Band, Duo or Group – Country
The Band Perry
Florida Georgia Line
Lady Antebellum

Favorite Album – Country
Luke Bryan - Crash My Party
Florida Georgia Line - Here's to the Good Times
Taylor Swift - Red

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Jay Z
Lil Wayne
Mackelmore & Ryan Lewis

Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop
Jay Z - Magna Carta... Holy Grail
Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - The Heist

Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Miguel
Robin Thicke
Justin Timberlake

Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Ciara
Alicia Keys
Rihanna

Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Rihanna - Unapologetic
Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience

Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Imagine Dragons
The Lumineers
Mumford & Sons

Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Maroon 5
Bruno Mars
P!nk

Favorite Artist – Latin Music
Marc Anthony
Prince Royce
Romeo Santos

Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
tobyMac
Chris Tomlin
Matthew West

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
Avicii
Daft Punk
Zedd
Calvin Harris

Top Soundtrack
The Great Gatsby: Music From Baz Luhrmann's Film
Les Miserables
Pitch Perfect

Share this article:

More From LATF USA