Watch 2018 American Music Awards live stream online

Watch 2018 American Music Awards live stream online

And you know what else is voted on by the people is the midterm elections on November 6. Bob Corker's seat. Swift, a Tennessee resident, also said she'd be voting for incumbent Rep. Jim Cooper, a Democrat.

Pictured at the American Music Awards, Taylor dressed for the occasion, opting for a high neckline but a tiny hem.

Swift said while accepting the "Artist of the Year" award.

She went on to win the Tour of the Year prize, Favorite Pop/Rock Album for reputation and Artist of the Year.

She added that the awards represented "encouragement and motivation to be better and work harder". She encouraged everyone to get out and vote this midterm election cycle. "And you know what else is voted on by the people?"

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This was not only the group's first American Music Award nomination, but it is also now their first award from this show. Taylor was nominated for her first AMA for Favorite Female Country Artist in 2007, but she didn't take home a win until 2008, when she won in that same category.

The "Boo'd Up" singer hit the carpet in a menswear inspired suit before hitting the stage to perform her hit single during the big show. But the AMAs stand out: partly because the fans vote for the winners, but mostly because of the talent assembled for this extravaganza at L.A.'s Microsoft Theater, hosted by black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross. "I love you guys".

The 2018 American Music Awards are nearly upon us, and ABC has assembled a surprisingly diverse crop of personalities to help us prepare for the big night.

Gladys Knight performs while an image of the late Aretha Franklin is projected on a screen during the 2018 American Music Awards on October 9, 2018, in Los Angeles.