American Music Awards

Season 30 Episode 1

The 30th American Music Awards

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jan 13, 2003 on ABC

Episode Recap

Pop/Rock
Favorite Male Artist:
� Eminem
Favorite Female Artist:
� Sheryl Crow
Favorite Band, Duo or Group:
� Creed
Favorite Album:
� Overboard - Julian
Favorite Pop/Rock New Artist:
� Ashanti

Country
Favorite Male Artist:
� Tim McGraw
Favorite Female Artist:
� Martina McBride
Favorite Band, Duo or Group:
� Dixie Chicks
Favorite Album:
� Home - Dixie Chicks
Favorite New Artist:
� Carolyn Dawn Johnson

Rap/Hip-Hop
Favorite Male Artist:
� Eminem
Favorite Female Artist:
� Mary J. Blige
Favorite Band, Duo or Group:
� Outkast
Favorite Album:
� The Eminem Show - Eminem
Favorite New Artist:
� Ashanti

Adult contemporary
Favorite Artist:
� Celine Dion

Alternative
Favorite Artist:
� Creed

Latin
Favorite Artist:
� Enrique Iglesias
Soundtrack Category
Soundtrack:
� Spiderman
Inspirational Category
Favorite Artist:
� Avalon
Fan's Choice Award
� Nelly

Award of Merit
� Alabama
Performances by
� Elton John
� Tim McGraw
� Christina Aguilera
� Shania Twain
� Kenny Chesney
� Toby Keith
� Willie Nelson
� Matchbox 20
� Kelly Osbourne
� B2K
� Ja Rule
� Nickelback
� Missy Elliott
� Mariah Carey
� Bobby Brown