Here’s a List of the 2018 American Music Awards Winners – Country
Country music was well-represented at Tuesday night's (Oct. 9) 2018 American Music Awards, with Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris, Carrie Underwood and Lanco all among the nominees.
Brown far and away led the country nominations, nailing down three nods in the Male Artist, Song and Album categories. Did he end up scoring big? See our list of winners below for the full scoop on who took trophies home. (Note: the list is being updates in realtime, so not all of the winners have been announced at time of publication.)
Underwood was the first country winner of the night, snagging Favorite Female Artist for country. "You guys mean the world to all of us. Just thank you so much," she told fans upon accepting her trophy.
The American Music Awards honorees are tracked by Billboard, with winners based on total fan interaction, album and digital song sales, radio airplay, streaming, social activity and touring numbers in a specific period (Sept. 15, 2017 through Aug. 9, 2018 for the 2018 awards).
The 2018 AMAs were broadcast live on ABC from Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater.
American Music Awards Winners (Country):
Favorite Male Artist Country
Kane Brown — WINNER!
Favorite Album Country
Kane Brown, Kane Brown — WINNER!
Luke Combs, This One's for You
Thomas Rhett, Life Changes
Favorite Song Country
Kane Brown, "Heaven" — WINNER!
Dan + Shay, "Tequila"
Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line, "Meant to Be"
Favorite Female Artist Country
Carrie Underwood — WINNER!
Favorite Duo/Group Country
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line — WINNER!
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