2016 American Music Awards Nominees Revealed

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The 2016 American Music Awards Nominees are...

The 2016 American Music Awards nominees have been announced— and Carrie Underwood is holdin’ it down for the country music genre!

The singer-songwriter is up for the coveted ‘Artist of the Year’ distinction along with superstars Beyoncé, Adele, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Drake, Selena Gomez, Rihanna, TwentyOnePilots, and the Weeknd. Underwood is also nominated for ‘Favorite Female Artist — Country’ and ‘Favorite Album — Country’ for Storyteller.

Check out the other nominations involving country music’s top talent below!

2016 American Music Awards Country Nominees

Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber
Selena Gomez
Ariana Grande
Carrie Underwood
The Weeknd

Favorite Female Artist — Country

Kelsea Ballerini
Carrie Underwood

Favorite Male Artist — Country
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
Blake Shelton

Favorite Duo or Group — Country
Florida Georgia Line
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band

Favorite Song — Country
Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.”
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”
Thomas Rhett, “Die a Happy Man”

Favorite Album — Country
Luke Bryan, Kill the Lights
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
Carrie Underwood, Storyteller

The 2016 American Music Awards will air live on November 20th at 8PM ET via ABC. Fans can now vote for each awards category on the ABC website and via Twitter.

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