American Music Awards 2016: Complete List Of 2016 AMA Nominees

Lindsay McCane

The 2016 American Music Awards is just one week away, and we have a complete list of this year's nominees.

The 2016 AMA nominees were announced last month on Good Morning America by Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten. Drake is leading the nominations with 13, which set a new record for most nominations in a single year. The 32-year-old record was previously held by Michael Jackson, who received 11 AMA awards nominations in 1984.

Rihanna is next in line with seven nominations, while Adele and Justin Bieber are tied with five each. Beyonce and The Chainsmokers received four each, and Bryson Tiller, Carrie Underwood, Fetty Wap, Twenty One Pilots, and The Weeknd earned three nominations each.

Artists in the following genres will be honored during the 2016 AMA Awards: Pop/Rock, Alternative Rock, Country, Rap/Hip-Hop, Soul/R&B, Adult Contemporary, Contemporary Inspirational, Latin, EDM, and Soundtrack. The winners in each category are voted entirely by fans, who can vote for all categories once per day, per platform. According to the American Music Awards press release, there are two ways fans can vote:

— Lady Gaga | Dylan (@HausOfDylann) November 13, 2016

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— Shawn Mendes Spain (@ShawnMendesSP) November 13, 2016

— Nicki Minaj Society (@MinajSociety) November 13, 2016

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