Kelly Clarkson & will.i.am Announce 41st American Music Awards Nominations!

Kelly Clarkson & will.i.am Announce 41st American Music Awards Nominations!

Awards show season is alive and well, and the 41st Annual American Music Awards just unveiled their list of nominees.

American Idol legend Kelly Clarkson and Black Eyed Peas mastermind will.i.am had the honor of announcing the names of the hopefuls in each category, and competition is going to be fierce.

Additionally, this year the AMAs will take a big step forward by introducing a brand new category- Single of the Year.

The 41st Annual American Music Awards will air on ABC on November 24th. And the nominees are:

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST POP/ROCK

Pink
Rihanna
Taylor Swift

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST SOUL/R&B

Justin Timberlake
Miguel
Robin Thicke

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Florida Georgia Line
Ariana Grande
Imagine Dragons
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Phillip Phillips

SINGLE OF THE YEAR

Florida Georgia Line, Cruise
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Thrift Shop
Robin Thicke, Blurred Lines

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Bruno Mars
Rihanna
Taylor Swift
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Justin Timberlake