Ghost Took Home The ‘Favorite Rock Album’ At The 2022 ‘American Music Awards’


It would appear that fans came out in droves to support Ghost, as the theatrically inclined Swedish metal outfit took home the ‘Favorite Rock Album‘ award at tonight’s (November 20th) ‘American Music Awards‘. The categories were fan-voted, with the awards ceremony having been held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA. The winners for the categories of note to readers of this site can be found below.

Ghost in particular have had a banner year, mounting several successful tours in support of “Impera“. The outfit also landed their first-ever gold singles in the United States (“Dance Macabre“, “Cirice” and “Square Hammer“) with award(s) for their TikTok viral hit “Mary On A Cross” sure to eventually follow. The acclaimed group also scored a nomination for the ‘Best Metal Performance’ at next year’s GRAMMY Awards.

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Favorite Rock Artist:

Machine Gun Kelly (winner)
Imagine Dragons
Red Hot Chili Peppers
The Lumineers

Favorite Rock Song:

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

Favorite Rock Album:

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

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