BTS named artist of the year at 2021 American Music Awards

Beat competing candidates Ariana Grande, Drake, Olivia Rodrigo, Taylor Swift and also The Weeknd.

South Oriental child band BTS was called musician of the year at the American Songs Honors display in Los Angeles on Sunday – the leading reward at the globe’s biggest fan-voted event.

The K-Pop band beat competing candidates Ariana Grande, Drake, Olivia Rodrigo, Taylor Swift and also The Weeknd.

BTS were around the American Songs Honors on Sunday, carrying out with Coldplay on a rowdy “My Cosmos” and also taking house 3 large honors– musician of the year, favorite pop duo or team and also favorite pop track for “Butter.”

” 7 young boys from Korea, unified by love of songs, satisfied the love and also assistance from all the militaries around the globe,” claimed RM. “This entire point is a wonder. Seriously, we would certainly never ever take this for approved.”

The program commemorated the very best music momentarily pandemic year with a mix of online and also pre-taped efficiencies. Silk Sonic’s Bruno Mars and also Anderson.Paak started the honors on a cool, R&B and also pre-taped note with their “Smokin Gone” and also Jennifer Lopez pre-taped her “On My Means” from her approaching charming funny “Wed Me.”

An earlier scheduled efficiency of “Butter” by BTS and also Megan Thee Stallion was junked after the rap artist mentioned individual factors for leaving Saturday. She ended up a huge victor: called favorite women hip-hop musician, her “Excellent Information” winning for favorite hip-hop cd and also her “Body” was crowned favorite trending track, a brand-new honor this year.

Olivia Rodrigo’s quote to transform her cd “Sour” right into something extremely pleasant was encountering difficulty. She got in the evening as the leading candidate with 7 responds yet late right into the program just can win brand-new musician of the year. She shed favorite pop cd to Taylor Swift’s “evermore.” In a taped speech, Swift informed her followers: “I’m so fortunate to be in your life.”

Rodrigo did her hit “traitor” reside on a phase covered with blossoms and also Carrie Undergrowth and also Jason Aldean brought a little nation to the phase when they sang their pre-taped duet “If I Really did not Love You.” With a little aid from Julieta Venegas and also Tainy, Bad Rabbit did their hit “Lo Siento BB:/.”

Amongst online efficiencies, Italian band Måneskin made their United States honors reveal launching with their viral hit “Beggin.'” Chlöe of Chloe x Halle drifted down onto the phase to execute her hit launching solitary as a musician “Commiserate,” turning her hair and also twerking. Mickey Guyton obtained loud joys while singing her patriotic track “All American” in a silvery gown, regularly yelling out “Exactly how y’ all doing?”

The fan-voted honors reveal was broadcasting online from Los Angeles on ABC. Candidates were based upon streaming, cd and also electronic sales, radio airplay and also social task, and also mirror the moment duration of Sept. 25, 2020, via Sept. 23, 2021. Manufacturers this year claimed they would certainly be attempting be highlighting every person’s house community.

Becky G won for favorite women Latin musicians and also said thanks to the Latinx neighborhood. “You are not the only one,” she claimed. “We are the American desire.”

Gatling gun Kelly got hold of the favorite rock musician honor. “I intend to approve this for all the striving artists, the one that wishes to play a tool, intends to rap, intends to sing– not simply the rock musicians, yet all the musicians,” he claimed.

Previously Sunday, in honors introduced prior to the program, Swift was called favorite women pop musician, Ed Sheeran obtained the favorite man honor and also Doja Pet cat including SZA on “Kiss Me Even more” was called cooperation of the year. Kanye West was called favorite scripture musician.

Undergrowth won for favorite motivational musician and also favorite women nation musician and also Doja Pet cat likewise won 2 various other honors: favorite women R&B musician and also her “Earth Her” was called favorite R&B cd.

Luke Bryan was called favorite nation musician and also Negative Rabbit was the favorite male Latin musician. The Weeknd was crowned favorite male R&B musician and also Drake won the favorite male hip-hop musician. Gabby Barrett took house the favorite nation cd for “Found diamond” and also favorite nation track for “The Excellent Ones.”

Kane Brown did “One Mississippi” from Tennessee State College. Emotional brand-new musician of the year candidate Giveon and also non-stop speculative rap artist Tyler, the Designer likewise did.

For the older audiences, New Version and also New Children on the Block executed with each other. The Boston-based teams took turns with the hits, trading hits: “You Obtained It (The Right Things”), “Sweet Lady,” “Detailed,” “Mr. Telephone Guy” and also joining for “Can You Stand the Rainfall,” “Is This completion,” “Hangin’ Challenging” and also “If It Isn’t Love.”

Reggaeton celebrity Negative Rabbit, R&B novice Giveon and also Doja Pet cat each have 5 elections each. In the brand-new musician of the year group, Rodrigo signs up with Giveon, 24KGoldn, Masked Wolf and also The Child LAROI.

Swift, that presently holds the document for the most granted musician in AMA background with 34, can better expand her touch. She is chosen for another honor– musician of the year.

The favorite Latin cd mosted likely to Bad Rabbit’s “El Último Trip Del Mundo.” Rap Artist Pop Smoke, that was eliminated in 2020, was chosen in 3 groups yet really did not take care of to win any kind of posthumously.

Host Cardi B, using a consistent stream of brand-new clothing, accelerated the group. Later on her track “Up” was called favorite hip-hop track.

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