American Music Awards of 2001

The 28th Annual American Music Awards were held on January 8, 2001, at the Shrine Auditorium, in Los Angeles, California. The awards recognized the most popular artists and albums from the year 2000. The show was hosted by Britney Spears and LL Cool J.

28th Annual American Music Awards
DateJanuary 8, 2001
LocationShrine Auditorium,
Los Angeles, California
CountryUnited States
Hosted byBritney Spears
LL Cool J
Most awardsFaith Hill (3)
Most nominationsFaith Hill (4)
Television/radio coverage
Runtime180 min.
Produced byDick Clark Productions


Artist(s) Song(s)
Billy Gilman "One Voice"
Main show
Jennifer Lopez "Love Don't Cost a Thing"
3 Doors Down "Loser"
Toni Braxton "Spanish Guitar"
Britney Spears "Stronger"
Outkast "Ms. Jackson"
Martina McBride "It's My Time"
Jessica Simpson "I Wanna Love You Forever"
Aerosmith "Jaded"
P!nk "Most Girls"
Ricky Martin "Nobody Wants to Be Lonely"
SHeDAISY "I Will… But"
Marilyn Manson "Disposable Teens"

Bow Wow

Winners and nomineesEdit

Subcategory Winner Nominees
Internet Fans Artist of the Year
Artist of the Year 'N Sync Creed
Destiny's Child
Faith Hill
Britney Spears
Pop/Rock Category
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist Kid Rock Marc Anthony
Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist Faith Hill Christina Aguilera
Celine Dion
Britney Spears
Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group Backstreet Boys Creed
'N Sync
Favorite Pop/Rock Album Human Clay - Creed No Strings Attached - 'N Sync
Oops!… I Did It Again - Britney Spears
Favorite Pop/Rock New Artist 3 Doors Down Macy Gray
Jessica Simpson
Soul/R&B Category
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist Brian McKnight D'Angelo
Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist Toni Braxton Whitney Houston
Kelly Price
Favorite Soul/R&B Band/Duo/Group Destiny's Child Jagged Edge
Lucy Pearl
Favorite Soul/R&B Album The Heat - Toni Braxton The Writing's on the Wall - Destiny's Child
Unleash the Dragon - Sisqó
Favorite Soul/R&B New Artist Donell Jones Mary Mary
Country Category
Favorite Country Male Artist Tim McGraw Alan Jackson
George Strait
Favorite Country Female Artist Faith Hill Martina McBride
Reba McEntire
Favorite Country Band/Duo/Group Dixie Chicks Brooks & Dunn
Favorite Country Album Breathe - Faith Hill Under the Influence - Alan Jackson
How Do You Like Me Now?! - Toby Keith
Favorite Country New Artist Billy Gilman Alecia Elliott
Keith Urban
Adult Contemporary Category
Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist Celine Dion Marc Anthony
Faith Hill
Alternative Category
Favorite Alternative Artist Creed Limp Bizkit
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Rap/Hip-Hop Category
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Dr. Dre DMX
Latin Category
Favorite Latin Artist Enrique Iglesias Marc Anthony
Soundtrack Category
Favorite Soundtrack Mission: Impossible 2 Coyote Ugly
Nutty Professor II: The Klumps
International Artist
Janet Jackson