The competition is tough for this year's AMAs, with Bruno Mars, The Chainsmokers, Drake, Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran all up for Artist of the Year. Mars also leads the nominations, announced Oct. 12, with eight nods. Drake, Lamar, Sheeran and The Chainsmokers have a four-way tie for second place.
The American Music Awards will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
Check out the video below to see what happened last year.