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The fan-voted American Music Awards aired live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles last night (Nov. 20) to honor stars across many genres of music, including country, pop, rock, rap, hip-hop, soul, R&B, EDM, contemporary and inspirational.
Although she was bested by Ariana Grande in the all-genre Artist of the Year category, Carrie Underwood was the big winner of the night in the country genre, taking home Favorite Female Artist – Country and Favorite Album – Country, while Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line and Tim McGraw also earned hardware.
Check out the winners below and a photo gallery.
2016 American Music Award Winners & Nominees

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
Carrie Underwood: WINNER
Kelsea Ballerini
Cam
FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY
Blake Shelton: WINNER
Luke Bryan
Thomas Rhett
FAVORITE DUO or GROUP – COUNTRY
Florida Georgia Line: WINNER
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band
FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY
Carrie Underwood, Storyteller: WINNER
Luke Bryan, Kill the Lights
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
FAVORITE SONG – COUNTRY
Tim McGraw, “Humble and Kind”: WINNER
Florida Georgia Line, “H.O.L.Y.”
Thomas Rhett, “Die A Happy Man”
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Ariana Grande: WINNER
Carrie Underwood
Adele
Beyoncé
Justin Bieber
Drake
Selena Gomez
Rihanna
Twenty One Pilots
Carrie Underwood
The Weeknd

photos courtesy of Tammie Arroyo/AFF-USA


Source: Country Weekly

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