Adele Dominates AMA Nods
Adele is America's new music sweetheart. The singer received the most nominations for the 2011 American Music Awards with four nods – beating out Katy Perry, Beyonce and Rihanna.
British soul-singer Adele is a force to be reckoned with. On Tuesday, the acclaimed artist was nominated for four American Music Awards, including Album of the Year, Artist of the Year, Adult Contemporary Music (Favorite Artist) and Pop or Rock Music (Favorite Female Artist).
Other notable nominees include Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Beyonce, Rihanna and Chris Brown. Former Destiny's Child members Kelly Rowland and Beyonce will face off for Best Soul/R&B Music (Favorite Female Artist), while old flames Chris Brown and Rihanna will go head-to-head in the Soul/R&B Album category.
Check out the full list of nominees below.
Pop or Rock Music: Favorite Female Artist
Pop or Rock Music: Favorite Male Artist
Pop or Rock Music: Favorite Band, Duo or Group
Pop or Rock Album
Rap/Hip-Hop Music: Favorite Artist
Soul/R&B Music: Favorite Male Artist
Soul/R&B Music: Favorite Female Artist
Alternative Rock Music: Favorite Artist
Adult Contemporary Music: Favorite Artist
Latin Music: Favorite Artist
Country Music: Favorite Female Artist
Country Music: Favorite Male Artist
Country Music: Favorite Band, Duo or Group
Country Music: Favorite Album
Artist of the Year
The American Music Awards air Sunday, Nov. 20 at 8 p.m. on ABC
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