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Here's the full list of nominees for the 2019 American Music Awards

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FILE - In this June 15, 2019 file photo, Post Malone performs at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Malone is the top contender at the 2019 American Music Awards. Dick Clark Productions announced Thursday, Oct. 24 that Malone scored seven nominations. The fan-voted AMAs will air live on Nov. 24. (Photo by Amy Harris/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Post Malone is the top contender at the 2019 American Music Awards, where Taylor Swift has a chance to moonwalk past Michael Jackson's record for most wins at the show.

Dick clark productions announced Thursday that Malone scored seven nominations, while newcomer Billie Eilish and Ariana Grande each earned six nominations. Swift, who has won 23 AMAs, is up for five awards and could surpass the King of Pop, who holds the record for the most wins with 24 trophies.

The fan-voted AMAs will air live Nov. 24 on ABC from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Swift, Malone and Grande, along with Drake and Halsey, are nominated for the top prize: artist of the year.

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FILE - In this July 10, 2019 file photo, singer Taylor Swift performs at Amazon Music's Prime Day concert at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. Swift, who has won 23 American Music Awards, is up for five awards this year including artist of the year and could surpass the King of Pop, who holds the record for most wins with 24 trophies. The fan-voted AMAs will air live on Nov. 24. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Malone's nominations include favorite male pop/rock artist, favorite rap/hip-hop artist, favorite rap/hip-hop album for "Hollywood's Bleeding" and favorite rap/hip-hop song for "Wow." His massive hit with Swae Lee, "Sunflower" from the Oscar-winning animated film "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse," is up for favorite pop/rock song and collaboration of the year.

Swift will compete for favorite female pop/rock artist, favorite adult contemporary artist, favorite pop/rock album for "Lover" and favorite music video for her equal rights anthem, "You Need to Calm Down."

Though Lizzo scored three nominations, her hit "Truth Hurts" — which is currently spending its seventh week on top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart — is absent (the AMA nominees reflect the time period of Sept. 28, 2018 through Sept. 26, 2019.

Lizzo's nominations include favorite soul/R&B song for "Juice" and favorite female soul/R&B artist, pitting her against Beyoncé and Ella Mai. Though she released her first album in 2013, Lizzo did pick up a new artist of the year nomination, and she has some stiff competition. Nominees include Eilish, arguably the year's top breakthrough act; Lil Nas X, whose hit "Old Town Road" is the longest-running No. 1 hit in the history of the Billboard charts; Luke Combs, who has dominated the country charts and launched multiple No. 1 hits; and Mai, who won a Grammy in her debut year and topped several R&B charts.

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FILE - In this Oct. 5, 2019 photo, Billie Eilish performs during the first weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Zilker Park in Austin, Texas. Dick Clark Productions announced Thursday, Oct. 24 that Eilish has earned six nominations at the 2019 American Music Awards. The fan-voted AMAs will air live on Nov. 24. (Photo by Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP, File)

"Old Town Road" is the gift that keeps on giving — it helped Lil Nas X score five AMA nominations and gives Billy Ray Cyrus, who picked up four nods, a chance of winning his first AMA in 26 years (he won two awards in 1993).

DJ-producer Avicii earned a posthumous nomination for favorite electronic dance music artist, K-pop all-stars BTS picked up three nominations, while Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper earned two nominations, including collaboration of the year for "Shallow" and favorite soundtrack for "A Star Is Born," which will compete with "Bohemian Rhapsody" and "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse."

Here's the complete list of nominees:

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • Drake
  • Ariana Grande
  • Halsey
  • Post Malone
  • Taylor Swift

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

  • Luke Combs
  • Billie Eilish
  • Lil Nas X
  • Lizzo
  • Ella Mai

COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

  • Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper, “Shallow”
  • Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”
  • Marshmello & Bastille, “Happier”
  • Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello, “Señorita”
  • Post Malone & Swae Lee, “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”

TOUR OF THE YEAR

  • BTS
  • Ariana Grande
  • Elton John
  • P!nk
  • Ed Sheeran

FAVORITE MUSIC VIDEO

  • Billie Eilish, “Bad Guy”
  • Ariana Grande, “7 Rings”
  • Halsey, “Without Me”
  • Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”
  • Taylor Swift, “You Need to Calm Down”

FAVORITE SOCIAL ARTIST

  • BTS
  • Billie Eilish
  • EXO
  • Ariana Grande
  • Shawn Mendes

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

  • Drake
  • Khalid
  • Post Malone

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

  • Billie Eilish
  • Ariana Grande
  • Taylor Swift

FAVORITE DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

  • BTS
  • Jonas Brothers
  • Panic! At The Disco

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

  • Billie Eilish, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  • Ariana Grande, Thank U, Next
  • Taylor Swift, Lover

FAVORITE SONG – POP/ROCK

  • Halsey, “Without Me”
  • Jonas Brothers, “Sucker”
  • Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”
  • Panic! At The Disco, “High Hopes”
  • Post Malone & Swae Lee, “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse)”
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FILE - This June 23, 2019 file photo shows Lil Nas X performing "Old Town Road" at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. Lil Nas X is set to perform on the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour this holiday season. IHeartMedia announced Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, that the 12-city tour kicks off Dec. 1 in Tampa Bay, Florida. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

  • Kane Brown
  • Luke Combs
  • Thomas Rhett

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

  • Kelsea Ballerini
  • Maren Morris
  • Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE DUO or GROUP – COUNTRY

  • Dan + Shay
  • Florida Georgia Line
  • Old Dominion

FAVORITE ALBUM – COUNTRY

  • Kane Brown, Experiment
  • Dan + Shay, Dan + Shay
  • Carrie Underwood, Cry Pretty

FAVORITE SONG - COUNTRY

  • Luke Combs, “Beautiful Crazy”
  • Dan + Shay, “Speechless”
  • Blake Shelton, “God’s Country”

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Cardi B
  • Drake
  • Post Malone

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Meek Mill, “Championships”
  • Post Malone, “Hollywood’s Bleeding”
  • Travis Scott, “Astroworld”

FAVORITE SONG – RAP/HIP-HOP

  • Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road”
  • Post Malone, “Wow.”
  • Travis Scott, “Sicko Mode”

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown
  • Khalid
  • Bruno Mars

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

  • Beyoncé
  • Lizzo
  • Ella Mai
Lizzo in Concert - Los Angeles

Musical artist Lizzo performs with backup dancers at The Hollywood Palladium, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

  • Chris Brown, Indigo
  • Khalid, Free Spirit
  • Ella Mai, Ella Mai

FAVORITE SONG – SOUL/R&B

  • Khalid, “Talk”
  • Lizzo, “Juice”
  • Ella Mai, “Trip”

FAVORITE ARTIST - ALTERNATIVE ROCK

  • Billie Eilish
  • Imagine Dragons
  • Panic! at the Disco

FAVORITE ARTIST - ADULT CONTEMPORARY

  • Maroon 5
  • P!nk
  • Taylor Swift

FAVORITE ARTIST - LATIN

  • Bad Bunny
  • J Balvin
  • Ozuna

FAVORITE ARTIST - CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

  • Lauren Daigle
  • For King & Country
  • MercyMe

FAVORITE ARTIST - ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

  • Avicii
  • Marshmello
  • The Chainsmokers

FAVORITE SOUNDTRACK

  • A Star Is Born, Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
  • Bohemian Rhapsody, Queen
  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
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