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American Music Award Winners 2013

41st Annual Event


One Direction

One Direction

Photo by Beth Rudge, courtesy Syco Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake

Photo by Eamonn McCormack / Getty Images Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

Photo by Jason Merritt / Getty Images

The 41st annual American Music Awards were presented November 24, 2013 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. The event was televised live on ABC with Pitbull as host. Kelly Clarkson and will.i.am announced the nominations on October 10, 2013.

The Pop/Rock, Adult Contemporary and General winners are in bold:



Artist of the Year

  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • Bruno Mars
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift
  • Justin Timberlake


New Artist of the Year

  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Ariana Grande
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • Phillip Phillips


Single of the Year

  • Florida Georgia Line featuring Nelly - "Cruise"
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz - "Thrift Shop"
  • Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell Williams - "Blurred Lines"


Top Soundtrack

  • The Great Gatsby
  • Les Miserables
  • Pitch Perfect




Male Pop/Rock Artist

  • Bruno Mars
  • Robin Thicke
  • Justin Timberlake


Female Pop/Rock Artist

  • Pink
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift


Pop/Rock Band, Duo or Group

  • Imagine Dragons
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • One Direction


Pop/Rock Album

  • One Direction - Take Me Home
  • Taylor Swift - Red
  • Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience


Adult Contemporary


Favorite Artist

  • Maroon 5
  • Bruno Mars
  • Pink


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