Prepared to interrupt her personal file? The 2022 American Music Awards are quick approaching, and Taylor Swift might win huge.
The “Anti-Hero” songstress already holds the file for many AMAs wins of all time and most Artist of the 12 months awards, however the 2022 ceremony might assist her add to her ever-growing assortment of accolades. The Pennsylvania native is up for six prizes this yr together with Artist of the 12 months, Favourite Music Video and Favourite Pop Album.
Swift’s latest album, nonetheless, is just not the one into consideration at this yr’s occasion. Midnights was launched on October 21, however the eligibility interval ended on September 22. As a substitute, voters might be weighing in on Pink (Taylor’s Model), which dropped in November 2021.
In 2019, the prolific musician turned the primary lady to win the AMAs’ Artist of the Decade trophy, which was beforehand awarded to Garth Brooks in 2000 for his work within the Nineteen Nineties.
“The truth that that is an award that celebrates a decade of arduous work and of artwork and of enjoyable and reminiscences, all that issues to me is the reminiscences that I’ve had with you guys, with you the followers, through the years,” Swift mentioned in her acceptance speech. “Guys, we’ve had enjoyable, unimaginable, exhilarating, extraordinary occasions collectively, and will it proceed. Thanks for being the explanation why I’m on this stage, from the very first day of my profession till tonight. I like you with all of my coronary heart.”
The 2022 ceremony’s different nominees embody Dangerous Bunny, Beyoncé, Harry Kinds and Drake. This yr may even see the addition of 4 model new classes: Favourite Afrobeats Artist, Favourite Okay-pop Artist, Favourite Rock Track and Favourite Rock Album.
Moreover, the classes Favourite Touring Artist and Favourite Soundtrack had been added again to the roster after being eliminated in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
In contrast to the Grammys, Oscars and Emmys, the AMAs is a fan-voted awards present, which means that anybody can go surfing and vote for his or her favourite artists. When Olivia Rodrigo received New Artist of the 12 months ultimately yr’s ceremony, she made a degree to thank her listeners throughout her acceptance speech.
“Thanks a lot to the AMAs and to the followers who voted for this award,” the “Brutal” singer mentioned in November 2021. “It means a lot to me. Writing songs is my favourite factor in the entire world, and I’m so grateful for everybody who has embraced my music.”
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