Justin Bieber dominates AMAs

2010-11-22 07:53

Los Angeles – Justin Bieber was named artist of the year and picked up three other prizes as he dominated the American Music Awards (AMAs) handed out yesterday.

Bieber (16) is the youngest person ever to win the yearly award.

“I can’t stop smiling,” said Bieber, who also won for pop/rock male, breakthrough artist, and album of the year for My World 2.0.

Lady Gaga won the trophy for pop/rock female, The Black Eyed Peas won for pop/rock group, Brad Paisley for male country artist and Taylor Swift for female country artist.

Eminem and Usher both won two awards in the R&B and male rap artist categories.

The awards are decided on by a poll of music buyers.

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