The 2014 American Music Awards (AMA) brought out all the biggest stars including Taylor Swift, One Direction and Beyoncé who were all nominated. Who were the big winners of the night?
Beyoncé, Iggy Azalea, Eminem, Luke Bryan, 5 Seconds of Summer, Katy Perry and more stars were all up for awards at the 2014 American Music Awards on Nov. 23, held at the Nokia Theater from Los Angeles, California.
Before the big night even began, Taylor Swift won the year’s top honor! The superstar was awarded with the first-ever Dick Clark Award for Excellence at the 2014 show.
T-Swift, who opened the show with her television debut performance of “Blank Space,” was presented with her award by none other than the legendary Diana Ross.
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The singer brought the drama with a plunging neckline, thigh-high slit, and high shine on her Halston Heritage dress.
Giuliana bared her stems in a colorblock gown with a slit, which she paired with some seriously sexy lace-up heels.
Talk about Fergalicious — the singer made a statement in a black-slit gown, adorned with gold hardware.
Garcelle was a standout in a shoulder-baring, curve-flaunting red dress.
Gigi rocked a Prabal Gurung suit sans shirt for one very sexy arrival.
The supermodel caught our attention in a thigh-flaunting skirt and crop top set.
The Orange Is the New Black star brought the shimmer in a sophisticated sheath.
Kendall flashed her stems in a slit-front, halter dress.
Kylie got the slit-dress memo, arriving in a leg-flaunting plum-hued gown.
The legendary singer may have had the most fun on the red carpet in her tiered ruffles.
Selena kept it chic in a black Giorgio Armani Prive gown and gorgeous jewels.
All that glitters is Olivia in a gold-slit gown.
The beauty lit up the red carpet in a white-hot KAUFMANFRANCO gown.
Julianne was another star who got in on the slit trend in a tangerine-hued Zuhair Murad gown.
Mary J. Blige
It was all about the high-impact details for Mary J. Blige.
Lucy didn’t opt for a slit, but she did bare her stems in a black mini-dress.
Zendaya bared her midriff but covered up with a gilded jacket and wide-leg pants, all by designer Georgine.
The singer flashed her stems and a hint of midriff in a fit-and-flare mini.
Rita was like a ray of sunshine on the red carpet in a bold daffodil gown.
Short and chic was Taylor’s MO in a black and white asymmetrical mini.
It doesn’t get sexier than this. Jennifer Lopez made jaws drop in this cutout, blush-colored Reem Acra number.
Dianna made a dramatic entrance in an off-the-shoulder dress.
Karlie Kloss and Taylor Swift
These buddies bared their midriffs in a crop top and skirt set for Karlie and a sheer-inset gown for Taylor.
Iggy performing at the awards.
Iggy chose a less seductive outfit to collect the awards in.
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Meghan went for a Ted Baker dress, attends the 2014 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
Charli XCX in Vivienne Westwood Red Label
Kendall Jenner, Khloe Kardashian and Kylie Jenner attend the 2014 American Music Awards.
Elizabeth Banks in Peter Pilotto at the AMAs.
Jessie J (L) and Luke James
Singer Bleona Qereti
Jenny McCarthy and Donnie Wahlberg
Miss America Kira Kazantsev
Internet personality Brittany Furlan
TV personality Keltie Knight
“The Walking Dead’ star, Danai Gurira
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ARTIST OF THE YEAR
- One Direction
DICK CLARK AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
- Taylor Swift
NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR PRESENTED BY KOHL’S
- 5 Seconds of Summer
SINGLE OF THE YEAR
- Katy Perry Featuring Juicy J – Dark Horse
FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
- Sam Smith
FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK
- Katy Perry
FAVOURITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK
- One Direction
FAVOURITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK
- One Direction – Midnight Memories
FAVOURITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
- Luke Bryan
FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
- Carrie Underwood
FAVOURITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – COUNTRY
- Florida Georgia Line
FAVOURITE ALBUM – COUNTRY
- Brantley Gilbert – Just As I Am
FAVOURITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP
- Iggy Azalea
FAVOURITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP
- Iggy Azalea – The New Classic
FAVOURITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
- John Legend
FAVOURITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B
FAVOURITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B
- Beyoncé – Beyoncé
FAVOURITE ARTIST – ALTERNATIVE ROCK
- Imagine Dragons
FAVOURITE ARTIST – ADULT CONTEMPORARY
- Katy Perry
FAVOURITE ARTIST – LATIN
- Enrique Iglesias
FAVOURITE ARTIST – CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL
- Casting Crowns
FAVOURITE ARTIST – ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)
- Calvin Harris