BTS Crowned Winner Of Favorite Social Artist At 2018 American Music Awards

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Taylor Swift, straight off a controversial dive into USA politics, was the big victor at the American Music Awards on Tuesday where she used her platform to again urge her fans to get out and vote.

Swift is nominated for the top prize - artist of the year - where she will compete with Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons, Post Malone and Drake, who ties with Cardi B for most nominations with eight.

According to the group Vote.org, Swift's post to her 112 million Instagram followers seems to have "helped bring out young voters".

Swift won three awards at the AMAs, but she saved politics for her last acceptance speech of the night.

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"This award and every single award given out tonight is voted on by the people".

The artist is also in the run seven other awards, including New Artist of the Year and Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock.

At the Disco. The diva quota will be filled by headliners Jennifer Lopez, Carrie Underwood, Mariah Carey and the ever-provocative Cardi B. BTS was previously announced as one of the nominees for Favorite Social Artist. A special tribute to Aretha Franklin is included, as is some early promotion for the upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody.

This year's AMAs are once again hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, star of ABC's sitcom Black-ish.

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