Nicki Minaj y Rihanna tienen cuatro nominaciones a los American Music Awards 2012. La lista de los nominados fue dadas a conocer esta mañana por Christina Aguilera en el JW Marriot Los Angeles en L.A. Drake, Maroon 5, One Direction, Usher y (of course) Justin Bieber tienen tres nominaciones cada uno. La premiación será el 18 de Noviembre. Denle un vistazo a la lista de nominados a continuación… go!

Christina Aguilera en la rueda de prensa
 de los nominados a los 40th Anniversary American Music Awards
 en el JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. 
(9/10/12) 

2012 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS – NOMINATIONS

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • Justin Bieber
  • Drake
  • Maroon 5
  • Katy Perry
  • Rihanna

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • J. Cole
  • fun.
  • Gotye
  • Carly Rae Jepsen
  • One Direction

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

  • Justin Bieber
  • Flo Rida
  • Pitbull
  • Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

  • Kelly Clarkson
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Katy Perry
  • Rihanna

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

  • fun.
  • Maroon 5
  • One Direction
  • The Wanted

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

  • Justin Bieber, “Believe”
  • Maroon 5, “Overexposed”
  • Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded”
  • One Direction, “Up All Night”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Eric Church

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

  • Miranda Lambert
  • Taylor Swift
  • Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE BAND, DUO or GROUP – COUNTRY

  • Zac Brown Band
  • Lady Antebellum
  • Rascal Flatts

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY

  • Luke Bryan, “Tailgates & Tanlines”
  • Lionel Richie, “Tuskegee”
  • Carrie Underwood, “Blown Away”

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Drake
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Tyga

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • J. Cole, “Cole World: The Sideline Story”
  • Drake, “Take Care”
  • Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown
  • Trey Songz
  • Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

  • Beyoncé
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown, “Fortune”
  • Rihanna, “Talk That Talk”
  • Usher, “Looking 4 Myself”

FAVORITE ARTIST – ALTERNATIVE ROCK

  • The Black Keys
  • Gotye
  • Linkin Park

FAVORITE ARTIST – ADULT CONTEMPORARY

  • Adele
  • Kelly Clarkson
  • Train

FAVORITE ARTIST – LATIN

  • Don Omar
  • Pitbull
  • Shakira

FAVORITE ARTIST – CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

  • Jeremy Camp
  • Newsboys
  • tobyMac

FAVORITE ARTIST – ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

  • David Guetta
  • Calvin Harris
  • Skrillex