Drake, Cardi B And Cabello Lead American Music Awards Nominations

Published On September 13, 2018 | By Kendal Malewicz | Entertainment News
The nominees for the “AMAs” were announced yesterday, and Cardi B and Drake lead the way with EIGHT apiece.  ABC is airing the ceremony live on Tuesday, October 9th.  Tracee Ellis Ross is hosting. The nominations were announced during a livestreamed event on YouTube Tuesday by Normani, Bebe Rexha, Ella Mai and Kane Brown.

Drake, Cardi B and Camila Cabello will be competing for the coveted Artist of the Year award alongside Ed Sheeran, Post Malone and Imagine Dragons. Favorite Music Video will be decided between Drake’s “God’s Plan,” Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow” and Cabello’s “Havana.”

Other major nominations include Cabello, Cardi B and Taylor Swift up for Favorite Female Artist: Pop Rock; Drake, Post Malone and Ed Sheeran up for Favorite Male Artist: Pop Rock; Drake’s “Scorpion,” Swift’s “Reputation” and Ed Sheeran’s “Divide” for Favorite Album: Pop Rock; and Cabello, Cardi B, Khalid, Dua Lipa and XXXTentacion for New Artist of the Yea

The 2018 AMA Awards will be broadcasted live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles October on ABC.

For New Artist of the Year presented by Capital One Savor Card, Favorite Social Artist and Collaboration of the Year, fans can vote for each award 100 times per day, per voting platform in one or both of the ways below. Fans can vote for all other awards once per day, per voting platform

  • Via web at VoteAMAs.com
  • Posting a tweet on Twitter that includes the nominee’s name or Twitter handle, the category name and #AMAs within the tweet


T-Swift and Ed Sheeran  went hiking together and picked a fellow nominee to beat them at the “American Music Awards”.

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Safe to say whoever wins the AMA for fav pop/rock album will be an artist who writes songs about love and heartbreak 😂 YOU get to decide who it’ll be. Vote at the link in my bio @AMAs

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