Taylor Swift wins AMA artist of the year award for the third time

Taylor Swift's fans have done it again, voting her the American Music Awards artist of the year for a third time.

hidden November 25, 2013 12:12:38 IST
Taylor Swift wins AMA artist of the year award for the third time

Los Angeles: Taylor Swift's fans have done it again, voting her the American Music Awards artist of the year for a third time.

Swift won Sunday night's top honor, giving her a leading four trophies. Justin Timberlake was next with three.

Taylor Swift wins AMA artist of the year award for the third time

Taylor Swift. Getty images

Swift didn't perform, but she was a constant presence on stage and the camera alighted on her as she danced to stars like Kendrick Lamar and Luke Bryan.

The 23-year-old pop star also won country album of the year for "Red" and favorite female country and pop/rock artist.

One Direction and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis won two awards and Rihanna was given the AMA's first Icon Award to go with her win as favorite soul/R&B female artist.

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