With songs like "Flawless," "All of Me" and "Dark Horse" to their credit, Beyonce, John Legend and Katy Perry are leading nominees for 2014 American Music Awards.
Nominations were announced by Jason Derulo and Charlie XCX Monday.
John Legend and Pharrell tie with five nominations a piece — all in the same categories, which are Artist of the Year, Single of the Year ("All of Me"; "Happy"), Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock, Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B and Favorite Album – Soul/R&B.
Beyonce joins John Legend and Pharrell in the latter category, Favorite Album – Soul/R&B. With a total of three nominations, Beyonce is also nominated for Artist of the Year and Favorite Female Artist-Soul R&B, a category she shares with Jhene Aiko and Mary J. Blige.
Katy Perry, Lorde, One Republic, Chris Brown, Drake, Eminem, Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, One Direction and Sam Smith are also nominated.
The 2014 American Music Awards (AMAs) will be broadcast LIVE from the Nokia Theater L.A. on November 23rd, 2014.
Artist Of The Year
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Single Of The Year
Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX, “Fancy”
John Legend, “All of Me”
Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J, “Dark Horse”
Pharrell Williams, “Happy”
Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Band, Duo Or Group – Pop/Rock
Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Lorde, “Pure Heroine”
One Direction, “Midnight Memories”
Katy Perry, “Prism”
Favorite Male Artist – Country
Favorite Female Artist – Country
Favorite Band, Duo Or Group – Country
Eli Young Band
Florida Georgia Line
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
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
Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Mary J. Blige
Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
John Legend, Love in the Future
Pharrell Williams, G I R L
Favorite Artist – Alternative Rock
Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Favorite Artist – Latin
Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (Edm)
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