American Music Awards 2014: Katy Perry Is Favorite Female, 5SOS Is New Artist of the Year

One Direction, who won Favorite Band/Duo/Group in Pop/Rock earlier tonight, wins Favorite Album in Pop/Rock for their 2013 LP 'Midnight Memories'.

AceShowbiz - More winners at the 2014 American Music Awards, which is underway at Los Angeles' Nokia Theater, have been unveiled. Following performances from %cLorde% and %cAriana Grande%, %cJenny McCarthy% and her new husband %cDonnie Wahlberg% hit the stage to present %cOne Direction% with Favorite Album in Pop/Rock for the boys' third chart-topping LP "Midnight Memories".

That's the second award %cHarry Styles% and Co. have received at the event. Earlier tonight, the British group was named Favorite Band/Duo/Group in Pop/Rock, beating tough competitors like %cImagine Dragons% and %cOneRepublic%.

Later, %cKhloe Kardashian% and her younger sisters %cKylie Jenner% and %cKendall Jenner% announced that %cKaty Perry% was the winner in the Favorite Female in Pop/Rock category. The "Roar" hitmaker, who couldn't make it to the event as she's currently in Australia for her tour, delivered her acceptance speech via a video.

Fresh off performing their newest single "I Bet My Life", Imagine Dragons won the Favorite Artist in Alternative Rock title. %c5 Seconds of Summer% then joined their tourmate %cOne Direction% on the winners list. After %cSelena Gomez% gave the first live performance of her new single "The Heart Wants What It Wants", %cJulianne Hough% handed out the New Artist of the Year award to the Australian four-piece.

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