American Music Awards nominees announced

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The nominees for the 2008 American Music Awards have been announced. Jimmy Kimmel, Julianne Hough, and Jesse McCartney announced the list of nominees from their Beverly Hills hotel this morning. The show is set to air on ABC on November 23rd.

Check out the list, after the jump!

POP/ ROCK MUSIC

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST

1. Chris Brown
2. Kid Rock
3. Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST

1. Mariah Carey
2. Alicia Keys
3. Rihanna

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP

1. Coldplay
2. Eagles
3. Daughtry

FAVORITE ALBUM

1. Coldplay/ Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends
2. Eagles/ Long Road Out of Eden
3. Alicia Keys/ As I Am

COUNTRY MUSIC

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST

1. Garth Brooks
2. Kenny Chesney
3. Brad Paisley

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST

1. Reba McEntire
2. Taylor Swift
3. Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP

1. Brooks & Dunn
2. Rascal Flatts
3. Sugarland

FAVORITE ALBUM

1. Garth Brooks/ The Ultimate Hits
2. Rascal Flatts/ Still Feels Good
3. Carrie Underwood/Carnival Ride

RAP/HIP-HOP MUSIC

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST

1. Flo Rida
2. Lil Wayne
2. Kanye West

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP

1. G Unit
2. Three 6 Mafia
3. Wu-Tang Clan

FAVORITE ALBUM

1. Jay-Z/American Gangster
2. Lil Wayne/ Tha Carter III
3. Kayne West/ Graduation

SOUL/RHYTHM & BLUES MUSIC

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST

1. Chris Brown
2. J. Holiday
3. Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST

1. Mary J. Blige
2. Alicia Keys
3. Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM

1. Mary J. Blige/ Growing Pains
2. Mariah Carey/ E=MC2
3. Alicia Keys/ As I Am

SOUNDTRACKS

FAVORITE ALBUM

1. Alvin And The Chipmunks
2. Juno
3. Mamma Mia!

ALTERNATIVE ROCK MUSIC

FAVORITE ARTIST
1. Coldplay
2. Foo Fighters
3. Linkin Park

ADULT CONTEMPORARY MUSIC

FAVORITE ARTIST

1. Daughtry
2. Eagles
3. Jordin Sparks

LATIN MUSIC

FAVORITE ARTIST

1. Enrique Iglesias
2. Juanes
3. Wisin Y Yandel

CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

FAVORITE ARTIST

1. Casting Crowns
2. MercyMe
3. Third Day

T-MOBILE BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST

Colbie Caillat
Flo Rida
Jonas Brothers
Paramore
The-Dream

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Lil Wayne
Chris Brown
Alicia Keys
Eagles
Coldplay

Cast your vote here!

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