Beyonce, Timberlake, Daughtry and Linkin Park Lead American Music Awards Nominees


The American Music Awards are spreading the love around this year. Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Daughtry and Linkin Park each received three nominations for the 35th annual awards, and Akon, Tim McGraw, Rascal Flatts, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Young Jeezy, T.I., and Carrie Underwood each captured two.

So far, Daughtry, Celine Dion, Fergie and Rihanna are confirmed as performers for the show, which will be broadcast on Nov. 18 on ABC and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. To see a complete list of nominees, just read more

POP/ROCK

Male Artist
Akon
Timbaland
Justin Timberlake

Female Artist
Beyonce
Fergie
Avril Lavigne

Band, Duo or Group
Linkin Park
Maroon 5
Nickleback

Album
Daughtry (Daughtry)
Minutes To Midnight (Linkin Park)
FutureSex/LoveSounds (Justin Timberlake)

COUNTRY

Male Artist
Toby Keith
Tim McGraw
Brad Paisley

Female Artist
Martina McBride
Taylor Swift
Carrie Underwood

Band, Duo or Group
Big & Rich
Brooks & Dunn
Rascal Flatts

Album
Let It Go (Tim McGraw)
Me And My Gang(Rascal Flatts)
Some Hearts"(Carrie Underwood)

SOUL/R&B

Male Artist
Akon
Ne-Yo
T-Pain

Female Artist
Beyonce
Fantasia
Rihanna

Album
B'Day (Beyonce)
Double Up (R. Kelly)
FutureSex/Love Sounds (Justin Timberlake)

RAP/HIP HOP

Male Artist
Fabolous
T.I.
Young Jeezy

Band, Duo or Group
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Pretty Ricky
Shop Boyz

Album
Strength & Loyalty (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony)
T.I. vs. T.I.P. (T.I.)
The Inspiration (Young Jeezy)

ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Artist
Daughtry
Norah Jones
John Mayer

ALTERNATIVE
Artist
Linkin Park
My Chemical Romance
White Stripes

LATIN

Artist
Daddy Yankee
Juan Luis Guerra y 440
Jennifer Lopez

CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

Artist
Casting Crowns
Jeremy Camp
TobyMac

SOUNDTRACKS

Album
Dreamgirls
Hairspray
High School Musical 2

BREAKTHROUGH

New Artist
Daughtry
Plain White T's
Robin Thicke

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