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2014 American Music Awards Nominees

American Music Awards, AMAs, bbAMAs, SociallyDvoted, Music Awards season is in full swing and tomorrow will be a big day for the music world. The American Music Awards will air LIVE on ABC at 8PM/7c. I will be live tweeting with the most amazing, knowledgeable, and passionate people throughout the broadcast and you can stream the red carpet on yahoo.com/live at 2pPT/5pET. 

Be sure to include the hashtags #AMAS & #bbAMAS for chances to win some cool stuff like GhostTunes, $150 GypsySoule Gift Certificate, Little Black Pants from FitLogic, Dallas Cowboys Thanksgiving Day Game Tix and Cowboys gear as well as a Verizon Droid Turbo smartphone 21 megapixel camera. Also use #CMchat as well for anything Country Music related!

Be sure to follow @TheAMAs for @Billboard @JessicaNorthey and me @teeco71 on Twitter to follow along with all the excitement! 

I put together a list of the nominees and would LOVE to hear your thoughts, predictions, and opinions in the comments! I indicated my picks in BOLD. See you tomorrow night!! 

ARTIST OF THE YEAR 

•    Iggy Azalea
•    Beyoncé
•    Luke Bryan
•    Eminem
•    Imagine Dragons
•    John Legend
•    Lorde
•    One Direction
•    Katy Perry
•    Pharrell Williams

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR 

•    5 Seconds of Summer
•    Iggy Azalea
•    Bastille
•    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”
•    Brantley Gilbert “Just As I Am”

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) 

•    Jhene 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) 

•    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

What I'm looking forward to in Entertainment

CTV Upfronts, Toronto, CA
Summer TV Season
Emmys 2017
San Pedro Film Festival
Fall TV Season