American Music Awards 2015: The winners list

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  • One Direction won the top award
  • It was the second year in the row for them

(CNN)For the second year in a row, British boy band One Direction took the top honor at the American Music Awards: artist of the year.

Here's the list of Sunday night's winners:

Artist of the year

    One Direction -- WINNER
    Ariana Grande
    Luke Bryan
    Maroon 5
    Nicki Minaj
    Ed Sheeran
    Sam Smith
    Taylor Swift
    Meghan Trainor
    The Weeknd

    New Artist of the Year presented by Kohl's

    Sam Hunt -- WINNER
    Fetty Wap
    The Weeknd
    Tove Lo
    Walk The Moon

    Song of the year

    Taylor Swift, "Blank Space" -- WINNER
    Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, "See You Again"
    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk!"
    Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud"
    The Weeknd, "Can't Feel My Face"

    Collaboration of the Year Un-leashed by T-Mobile

    Skrillex & Diplo featuring Justin Bieber, "Where Are Ü Now" -- WINNER
    Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth, "See You Again"
    Rihanna & Kanye West featuring Paul McCartney, "FourFiveSeconds"
    Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars, "Uptown Funk!"
    Taylor Swift featuring Kendrick Lamar, "Bad Blood"

    Favorite male artist - pop/rock

    Ed Sheeran -- WINNER
    Sam Smith
    Nick Jonas

    Favorite female artist - pop/rock

    Ariana Grande -- WINNER
    Taylor Swift
    Meghan Trainor

    Favorite duo or group - pop/rock

    One Direction -- WINNER
    Walk The Moon
    Maroon 5

    Favorite album - pop/rock

    Taylor Swift, "1989" -- WINNER
    Ed Sheeran, "X"
    Sam Smith, "In the Lonely Hour"

    Favorite male artist - country

    Luke Bryan -- WINNER
    Sam Hunt
    Jason Aldean

    Favorite female artist - country

    Carrie Underwood -- WINNER
    Kelsea Ballerini
    Miranda Lambert

    Favorite duo or group - country

    Florida Georgia Line -- WINNER
    Little Big Town
    Zac Brown Band

    Favorite album - country

    Florida Georgia Line, "Anything Goes" -- WINNER
    Jason Aldean, "Old Boots, New Dirt"
    Sam Hunt, "Montevallo"

    Favorite artist - rap/hip-hop

    Nicki Minaj -- WINNER
    Fetty Wap

    Favorite album - rap/hip-hop

    Nicki Minaj, "The Pinkprint" -- WINNER
    J. Cole, "2014 Forest Hills Drive"
    Drake, "If You're Reading This It's Too Late"

    Favorite male artist -- soul/R&B

    The Weeknd -- WINNER
    Chris Brown
    Trey Songz

    Favorite female artist - soul/R&B

    Rihanna -- WINNER
    Mary J. Blige

    Favorite album - soul/R&B

    The Weeknd, "Beauty Behind the Madness" -- WINNER
    Chris Brown, "X"
    D'Angelo and The Vanguard, "Black Messiah"

    Favorite artist - alternative rock

    Fall Out Boy -- WINNER
    Walk The Moon

    Favorite artist - adult contemporary

    Taylor Swift -- WINNER
    Ed Sheeran
    Meghan Trainor

    Favorite artist - Latin

    Enrique Iglesias -- WINNER
    Ricky Martin
    Romeo Santos

    Favorite artist - contemporary inspirational

    Casting Crowns -- WINNER
    Hillsong United

    Favorite artist - electronic dance music (EDM)

    Calvin Harris -- WINNER
    David Guetta

    Top soundtrack

    "Pitch Perfect 2" -- WINNER
    "Empire: Original Soundtrack from Season 1"
    "Fifty Shades of Grey"