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One Direction named 'Artist of the Year' at AMAs

Posted at 5:49 AM, Nov 23, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-23 07:49:49-05

One Direction and Taylor Swift, no surprise to award season success, had another great night Sunday at the 2015 American Music Awards.

Swift took home "Song of the Year" with "Blank Space," and the British boy band snagged "Artist of the Year."

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Newcomer Sam Hunt also snapped up the "Best New Artist" trophy for himself.

Find a complete list below of winners of the 2015 American Music Awards:

— Artist of the year: One Direction

— New artist: Sam Hunt

— Song of the year: "Blank Space," Taylor Swift

— Collaboration of the year: "Where Are U Now?" Skrillex & Diplo, feat. Justin Bieber

— Male artist, pop/rock: Ed Sheeran

— Female artist, pop/rock: Ariana Grande

— Duo or group, pop-rock: One Direction

— Album, pop/rock: "1989," Taylor Swift

— Male artist, country: Luke Bryan

— Female artist, country: Carrie Underwood

— Duo or group, country: Florida Georgia Line

— Album, country: "Anything Goes," Florida Georgia Line

— Artist, rap/hip-hop: Nicki Minaj

— Album, rap/hip-hop: "The Pinkprint," Nicki Minaj

— Male artist, soul/R&B: The Weeknd

— Female artist, soul/R&B: Rihanna

— Album, soul/R&B: "Beauty Behind the Madness," The Weeknd

— Artist, alternative rock: Fall Out Boy

— Artist, adult contemporary: Taylor Swift

— Artist, Latin: Enrique Iglesias

— Artist, contemporary inspirational: Casting Crowns

— Artist, electronic dance music: Calvin Harris

— Soundtrack: "Pitch Perfect 2"