American Music Awards 2013: The Full List Of Winners

One of them was born in Tennessee and one now calls the Volunteer State their home. The other thing Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift have in common is that they were the big winners at the 41st annual American Music Awards, a shindig that went down at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre Live.

“Thrift Shop” upstarts Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, who performed via satellite from their concert in Miami, went into the thing with the most nominations (six total). The duo wound up being recipients of the Best Rap/Hip Hop Album for their independently released The Heist.

But it was the Tennessee kids who took home most of the night’s honors; Timberlake for Pop/Rock Male Artist, Soul/R&B Male Artist and Soul/R&B Album (The 20/20 Experience), and Swift for the biggie, Artist Of The Year, plus Pop/Rock Female Artist, Country Album (Red) and Country Female Artist.

Also, “Diamonds” diva Rihanna was handed the very first AMAs Icon Award (by her mother, no less), because, well, she’s probably the most unstoppable force on the pop scene these days. RiRi also snagged the Soul/R&B Female Artist statue.

Head below to see who all won what at this year’s AMAs.

ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Taylor SwiftNEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR: Ariana GrandeSINGLE OF THE YEAR: Florida Georgia Line feat. Nelly, “Cruise”ICON AWARD: RihannaPOP/ROCK FEMALE ARTIST: Taylor SwiftPOP/ROCK MALE ARTIST: Justin TimberlakePOP/ROCK BAND/DUO/GROUP: One DirectionPOP/ROCK ALBUM: One Direction, Take Me HomeSOUL/R&B FEMALE ARTIST: RihannaSOUL/R&B MALE ARTIST: Justin TimberlakeSOUL/R&B ALBUM: Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 ExperienceELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC ARTIST: AviciiCOUNTRY ALBUM: Taylor Swift, RedCOUNTRY GROUP: Lady AntebellumCOUNTRY FEMALE ARTIST: Taylor SwiftCOUNTRY MALE ARTIST: Luke BryanRAP/HIP HOP ALBUM: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Heist ALTERNATIVE ROCK ARTIST: Imagine DragonsADULT CONTEMPORARY ARTIST: Maroon 5LATIN MUSIC ARTIST: Marc AnthonyCONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL ARTIST: Matthew WestTOP SOUNDTRACK: Pitch Perfect

Miley chats with sister Brandi on the AMAs red carpet:

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