Niall Horan Wins New Artist At AMAs

Niall Horan Wins New Artist At AMAs
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

20 Nov 2017

Niall Horan won big at the American Music Awards last night.

The Mullingar native claimed the New Artist of the Year award at the event in Los Angeles.

He faced strong opposition for the award, after he beat the likes of James Arthur, Julia Michaels and Post Malone.

The AMA Winners in full:

New artist of the year: Niall Horan

Collaboration of the year: Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber, "Despacito."

Video of the year: Bruno Mars, "That's What I Like."

Tour of the year: Coldplay

Favorite pop/rock male artist: Bruno Mars

Favorite pop/rock female artist: Lady Gaga

Favorite pop/rock duo or group: Imagine Dragons

Favorite country male artist: Keith Urban

Favorite country female artist: Carrie Underwood

Favorite country duo or group: Little Big Town

Favorite rap/hip-hop artist: Drake

Favorite soul/R and B male artist: Bruno Mars

Favorite soul/R and B female artist: Beyonce

Favorite alternative rock artist: Linkin Park

Favorite adult contemporary artist: Shawn Mendes

Favorite Latin artist: Shakira

Favorite contemporary inspirational artist: Lauren Daigle

Favorite electronic dance music artist: The Chainsmokers

Top soundtrack: "Moana."

Lifetime Achievement Award: Diana Ross.