Taylor Swift was the big winner at the 2022 American Music Awards, which took place on Sunday night (11/20) in Los Angeles. The singer won all six awards for which she was nominated and broke some records.
Swift achieved her 7th career win as “Artist of the Year” and became the most awarded music star at the American Music Awards with a total of 40 trophies. The recent achievements were the fruit of the album “Red (Taylor’s Version)” (2021), which is a complete re-recording of “Red” (2012).
The artist won the Favorite Pop Female Artist, Favorite Country Female Artist, Favorite Country Album for “Red (Taylor’s Version).” Favorite Pop Album — also for “Red (Taylor’s Version)” and Favorite Music Video for “All Too Well: The Short Film.”
“In the past few years, I have released more music than I did in the decade preceding that,” Taylor said while accepting the award at the Microsoft Theater. “I really feel like that’s down to the fact that you, the fans, made it clear that you wanted to hear lots of music … I found that the more music I made [and] the more music I put out, the happier I was.”
She continued: “I have the fans to thank, essentially, for my happiness. I love you more than I can say. I cannot express how unbelievable it is to me that I get to do this and that you still care. So, thank you underlined with 13 exclamation points.”