Ghost, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters, Etc. Among Nominees For 2022 ‘American Music Awards’


The nominees have been announced for this year’s ‘American Music Awards‘. The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA will host the awards ceremony on November 20th, which will air live via ABC. While there aren’t any awards specifically tied to hard rock or metal at AMAs, they did newly expand the rock categories this year to include awards for Favorite Rock Song and Favorite Rock Album.

The nominees in those regards include:

Favorite Rock Artist:

Imagine Dragons
Machine Gun Kelly
Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Lumineers

Favorite Rock Song:

Foo Fighters – “Love Dies Young
Imagine Dragons x JID – “Enemy
Kate Bush – “Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God)
Måneskin – “Beggin’
Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Black Summer

Favorite Rock Album:

Coldplay – “Music of the Spheres
Ghost – “Impera
Imagine Dragons – “Mercury – Act 1
Machine Gun Kelly – “mainstream sellout
Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Unlimited Love

Fan voting for the awards is open underway now via The full list of this year’s nominees can be found here.

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