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Iggy Azalea, Katy Perry Lead 2014 American Music Awards Nominations

By Shannon Carlin

When it comes to the American Music AwardsIggy Azalea led the pack with six nominations.

Azalea is up for Single Of The Year, Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock and New Artist Of The Year, going up against other newbies 5 Seconds of SummerBastilleSam Smith and Meghan Trainor.

She’s the only female up for Favorite Artist — Rap/Hip-Hop going up against Drake and Eminem, who are also up against Iggy in the category for Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop.

Related: Iggy Azalea Announced as Musical Guest on ‘Saturday Night Live’

The “Fancy” singer is also one of ten artists up for the biggest prize of the night, Artist Of The Year, which has her going up against Luke Bryan, Eminem, Imagine DragonsJohn LegendLordeOne DirectionKaty PerryPharrell Williams and Beyoncé.

Beyoncé, the Queen that she is, also earned her fair share of noms—three total—including Favorite Album – Soul/R&B and Favorite Artist – Soul/R&B.

Along with Katy Perry, who is nominated for five awards, including Single of the Year and Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock.

The show airs live Nov. 23 on ABC.

Check out the full list of nominees on


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