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Rihanna Scores 7 American Music Awards 2016 Nominations

Rhythm City FM | October 20, 2016

That Rihanna reign just wont let up!

It looks like Barbadian music sensation Rihanna will have to make room on her already extensive list of awards as she has been newly nominated for 7 American Music Awards for this year’s upcoming show. The annoucement was made by Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten earlier today on Good Morning America. The 2016 American Music Awards will take place on Sunday, Nov. 20 on ABC.

Below are the 7 catergories in which Rihanna is nominated:


Favorite Female Artist, Pop/Rock:


Selena Gomez



Artist of the Year:



Justin Bieber


Selena Gomez

Ariana Grande


Twenty One Pilots

Carrie Underwood

The Weeknd


Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B


Janet Jackson



Favorite Album – Soul/R&B

Beyoncé “Lemonade”

Rihanna “Anti”

Bryson Tiller “T R A P S O U L”


Favorite Song – Soul/R&B

Drake Featuring Wizkid & Kyla “One Dance”

Rihanna Featuring Drake “Work”

Bryson Tiller “Don’t”


Collab of the Year Nominees:

The Chainsmokers & Daya

Drake, Kyle & Wizkid

Fifth Harmony & Ty Dolla $ign

Rihanna & Drake

Meghan Trainor & John Legend


Video of the Year Nominees:

Justin Bieber – “Sorry”

Desiigner – “Panda”

Rihanna & Drake – “Work”


Congratulations, Rihanna!

Written by Rhythm City FM

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