The 49th annual American Music Awards (AMAs) were held on Sunday live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, with Cardi B serving as host.

BTS took home the biggest award of the night, Artist of the Year, beating out fellow nominees Ariana Grande, Drake, Olivia Rodrigo, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd. The K-pop band also won the award for favorite pop duo or group and favorite pop song for “Butter.”

Olivia Rodrigo, who led the nominations with seven, won the award for New Artist of the Year, and Megan Thee Stallion received three wins, for favorite trending song for “Body,” female hip-hop artist and hip-hop album for “Good News.” Doja Cat had the same amount of honors, winning collaboration of the year for “Kiss Me More” with SZA, as well as favorite female R&B artist and R&B album for “Planet Her.”

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