LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Ariana Grande was declared Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards ceremony in Los Angeles Sunday night.
Justin Bieber took home the prizes for Favorite Male Artist -- Pop/Rock, Video of the Year for "Sorry," Favorite Album -- Pop/Rock for Purpose and Favorite Song -- Pop/Rock for "Love Yourself." His ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez won for Favorite Female Artist -- Pop/Rock.
Drake won the AMAs for Favorite Artist -- Rap/Hip-Hop, Favorite Album -- Rap/Hip-Hop for Views and Favorite Song -- Rap/Hip-Hop for "Hotline Bling."
Rihanna was deemed Favorite Female Artist -- Soul/R&B, and also won for Favorite Album -- Soul/R&B for Anti and Favorite Song -- Soul/R&B for "Work," her collaboration with Drake.
Underwood grabbed the statuettes for Favorite Female Artist -- Country and Favorite Album -- Country for Storyteller.
Sting was presented with the career achievement Award of Merit.
The show was hosted by Gigi Hadid and Jay Pharoah.