Winners at 2011 American Music Awards

American Music AwardsLOS ANGELES :  Here are the winners in each category of the 2011 American Music Awards, announced at a three-hour show in Los Angeles on Sunday night:

– Artist of the Year: Taylor Swift.

– Best new artist: Hot Chelle Rae.

– POP/ROCK

Best female artist: Adele.

Best male artist: Bruno Mars.

Best group: Maroon 5.

Best album: Adele – “21”.

– RAP/HIP-HOP

Best artist: Nicki Minaj.

Best album: Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday.”

– SOUL/R&B

Best male artist: Usher.

Best female artist: Beyonce.

Best album: Rihanna, “Loud.”

– COUNTRY MUSIC

Best female: Taylor Swift.

Best male: Blake Shelton.

Best group: Lady Antebellum.

Best album: Taylor Swift, “Speak Now.”

– ALTERNATIVE ROCK, favorite artist: Foo Fighters.

– ADULT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC, favorite artist: Adele.

– LATIN, favorite artist: Jennifer Lopez. – Yahoonews