Bad Bunny leads the nominations for the American Music Awards (and there are several Colombians on the list)

This Thursday, the American Music Awards, presented the nominations for their awards that will be delivered on November 20 in Los Angeles.

This year Bad Bunny is the most nominated artistwith eight nominations, including his first nomination for Artist of the Year. “Could tie with Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston in the greatest number of awards in a single year if he wins in all eight categories”, they count from the awards page in which they add that Benito is also nominated for Favorite Touring Artist, Favorite Music Video, Favorite Pop Male Artist, Artist Favorite Latin Male, Favorite Latin Album and Favorite Latin Song.

The American Music Awards represent the year’s greatest achievements in music, as determined by fans, for fans.

This year’s winners are chosen by fan vote and nominees are based on key fan interactions—as reflected in Billboard charts—including streaming, album and song sales, radio airplay, and tour grosses.

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These measurements are tracked by Billboard and your data partner Luminate, and cover the eligibility period of the September 24, 2021 to September 22, 2022.

Colombian nominees

In the Latin nominees stand out Colombians J Balvin, Karol G, Kali Uchis and Sebastián Yatra.

Balvin will compete with Bad Bunny in the Best Latin Artist category, in which Farruko, Jhayco and Rauw Alejandro are also nominated. El paisa also competes for Best Latin Album for José.

In the category of Best Latin Female Artist there are two Colombians: Karol G and Kali Uchis who compete with Anitta, Becky G and Rosalía.

In Favorite Latin Song is Provence by Karol G, Mamii by Becky G with Karol G Y two caterpillars, Performed by Sebastian Yatra.

Thus, the list of nationals, the most nominated is Karol G with three, followed by J Balvin with two and Kali Uchis and Sebastián Yatra with one.

The Enchantment Phenomenon

It should be noted that in addition to Sebastián Yatra there are also the other Colombian artists who participated in Charm, specifically who performed the song We don’t talk about Bruno: “Carolina Gaitan, Mauro CastilloAdassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz and the cast of Encanto”, is specified in the nominations.

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the big stars

Other nominees include Beyonce and Taylor Swift who are the most nominated female artists, with six nominations each. Drake has also garnered six nominations and is up for the night’s top award, Artist of the Year.

Close behind, with five nominations each, Adele, Harry Styles and The Weeknd, including Artist of the Year.

In addition to the big stars there are nominees for the first time: more than 40 artists who received their first nomination, including Jack Harlow (four), Tems (four), Latto (three), BLACKPINK (one), Anitta (one) and Swedish House Mafia (one).

Here is a list of the nominees in the main categories:

Artist of the Year
Adele
bad bunny
Beyonce
Drake
Harry Styles
Taylor Swift
The Weeknd

new artist of the year
Dove Cameron
GAYLE
latto
Måneskin
steve lacy

collaboration of the year
“We Don’t Talk About Bruno” – Carolina Gaitán, Mauro Castillo, Adassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz and the cast of Encanto.
“Cold Heart – PNAU Remix”- Elton John & Dua Lipa
“WAIT FOR U”- Future ft. Drake & Tems
“INDUSTRY BABY”- Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow
“STAY”- The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

favorite tour
bad bunny
Coldplay
Ed Sheeran
Elton John
The Rolling Stones

favorite music video
“Easy On Me”- Adele
“I Porto Bonito”- Bad Bunny ft. Chencho Corleone
“As It Was”- Harry Styles
“INDUSTRY BABY”- Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow

“All Too Well: The Short Film”- Taylor Swift

favorite pop artist
bad bunny
Drake
Ed Sheeran
Harry Styles
The Weeknd

favorite pop artist
Adele
Beyonce
Doja Cat
Lizzo
Taylor Swift

Favorite pop duo or group
bts
Coldplay
Imagine Dragons
Måneskin
OneRepublic

favorite pop album
“30” – Adele
“A Summer Without You” – Bad Bunny

“Renaissance”- Beyonce

“Harry’s House” – Harry Styles

“Red (Taylor’s Version)” – Taylor Swift
“Dawn FM”- The Weeknd

favorite pop song
“Easy On Me” – Adele
“We Don’t Talk About Bruno” – Carolina Gaitán, Mauro Castillo, Adassa, Rhenzy Feliz, Diane Guerrero, Stephanie Beatriz and the cast of Encanto.

“As It Was” – Harry Styles “As It Was”
“About Damn Time”- Lizzo
“STAY”- The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

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Bad Bunny leads the nominations for the American Music Awards (and there are several Colombians on the list)