Fans and viewers at home weren’t the only ones tearing up over Selena Gomez’s emotional acceptance speech at the American Music Awards on Sunday night. The 24-year-old pop star also got plenty of celebrity support from her pals and admirers.
Bestie Taylor Swift took to Instagram Stories where she posting a video of herself watching from home with friends. When Gomez’s name was called as the winner of Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock, Swift let out a huge scream.
Lady Gaga, who performed at the annual show, looked visibly moved during Gomez’s speech and took a moment to embrace the Disney Channel alum backstage, sharing a sweet pic with the singer to Instagram.
“So dope I got to hang out with the biggest rockstar of the night,” Gaga wrote. “(Ya, know besides Sting and Green Day)… the girl with the biggest prize of all a BIG Heart that she shares with the world.”
Fellow Swift squad member, Camila Cabello retweeted Gomez’s speech, adding, “I love you @selenagomez,” and Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman wrote, “Amazing!!! @selenagomez looking so effortlessly beautiful. Love the message. Congrats, well deserved.”
Ariana Grande, who performed her hit “Side to Side” alongside Nicki Minaj at the show, couldn’t stop gushing about Gomez to ET’s Cameron Mathison.
"I literally almost cried when I saw her," Grande told ET. "I haven't talked to her in a long time. So, I don't know what's going on, but I gave her a huge hug and she looks beautiful. And I'm so happy that she's here. I'm happy to see her out and about."
For more from the show, check out the video below.