Monday, November 21, 2016

Ariana Grande, Drake, Rihanna… The list of American Music Awards in 2016, Le Figaro

The annual ceremony of awards musical was held Sunday evening in Los Angeles. An edition rich in emotions, who has a few surprises in store.

Based on the principle of a large popular vote, the American Music Awards have enjoyed a good popularity rating with the public. Proof is with this edition 2016 is to be successful. Sunday, November 20, direct from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, many renowned artists were present to ensure the show.

The evening was hosted by the actor of the Saturday Nigh Live, Jay Pharoah and model Gigi Hadid. It has left its mark on the evening, opened with an imitation of Melania Trump, the new First lady of the United States. A benefit of also been praised on the social networks.

After this beautiful introduction, the ceremony marked the culmination of Ariana Grande. The singer of 23 years, takes home the prestigious title of ” artist of the year. The canadian rapper Drake, who broke Michael Jackson with thirteen nominations, it won “only” three statuettes. “Drizzy”, which has just celebrated its 30th anniversary, has been elected as the best hip-hop artist for his album What A Time To Be Alive (with rapper Future) with the best song in hip-Hop key for his international hit Hotline Bling. A small disappointment for both the harvest of trophy was expected after the success of her album Views in the clan’s native Toronto. His ex-girlfriend, Rihanna went home with three awards, including best album soul.

The highlight was the speech of Selena Gomez, very emotional after being voted best pop artist. Recently, she explained that she had been forced to stop his tour for health reasons. On the side of revelations, Twenty One Pilots confirms the rise this year with the album Blurryface. The group emerged in the race for the best artist of the year and best duo pop-rock. Justin Bieber has also been praised, as he won four statuettes, including best pop-rock album. He also delivered a live performance of his concert… in Italy.

Zayn Malik has obtained the title of new artist, which recognizes the beginning of his solo career following his departure from One Direction. To note that Sting, which has just inaugurated the new Jazz, has received an award of merit. An honorary title, as one of the best BO awarded posthumously to the singer Prince, who died this year at the age of 57 years.

on the performance Side, and Bruno Mars, who has just released her new album the 24K Magic, put out the fire with the title track, and a performance that is still heavily inspired by Michael Jackson. The Weeknd, whose next album Starboy, with Daft Punk,will be available this Friday, November 25, has also assured the show.

Lady Gaga has confirmed her mutation with a good performance, only to the guitar. The rock group Green Bay has once again delivered a strong political message. “Not to Trump, not the Ku Klux Klan, not the American fascist!”, screamed the lead singer of the group, in the course of an evening definitely rich in emotion.

for The complete list of American Music Awards 2016:

Artist of the year: Ariana Grande

Best Pop-Rock album: Justin Bieber, Purpose

as the Best album of Soul: Rihanna, Anti

Best Artist Pop: Selena Gomez

Best Artist Pop/Rock: Justin Bieber

Best artist Rap/Hip-hop: Drake

Best album Rap/Hip-hop: Drake and Future, What A Time To Be Alive

Best Rap song-Hip-Hop: Drake, Hotline Bling

Best artist-Soul/RnB: Chris Brown

Best artist Soul/RnB: Rihanna

Best song of Soul/RnB: Rihanna, Work

New Artist: Zayn Malik

Award of merit: Sting

Best duo pop/rock: Twenty One Pilots

Best Artist alternative: Twenty One Pilots

Best artist dance: The Chainsmokers

Best collaboration: Fifth Harmony, Work From Home

favorite Song: Justin Bieber, Love Yourself

Best video: Justin Bieber, Sorry

Best tour: Beyoncé

Best of BO: Prince, Purple Rain

Best country song: Tim McGraw, Humble and Kind


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