Here Are The Nominees For The 2018 "AMAs"

Cardi B and Drake lead the way!

September 13, 2018
2018 MTV Video Music Awards - Show

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The nominees for this year's American Music Awards were announced yesterday, and Cardi B and Drake lead the way with the most nominations. They're both tied with eight nominations each!

Ed Sheeran and Post Malone did well too, with five each.

The Artist of the Year nominees are Drake, Ed Sheeran, Post Malone, Imagine Dragons, and Taylor Swift. Tough field to choose from, considering they've all had a great year!

Taylor has already won Artist of the Year three times in 2009, 2011, and 2013.  None of the others have won it yet, but Drake and Ed have been nominated in the past.

ABC will air the ceremony live from Los Angeles on Tuesday, October 9th and Tracee Ellis Ross (You know her from "Girlfriends" and "Blackish) is returning to host for the second straight year. 

You can find ALL the nominees at here and check this out, YOU can vote for the winners! Voting is open now at or click here and you can also vote on Twitter by including the nominee's handle, the category, and the hash-tag #AMAs.