Nominations for the 45th Annual American Music Awards were announced today LIVE from YouTube Space LA.
Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, the 2018 American Music Awards will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 8:00 p.m. EDT, on ABC.
Nominees for Favorite Artist: Contemporary Inspirational include: Lauren Daigle, MercyMe and Zach Williams.
American Music Awards nominees are based on key fan interactions as reflected on Billboard.com, including streaming, album and digital song sales, radio airplay, social activity and touring. These measurements are tracked by Billboard and its data partners, including Nielsen Music and Next Big Sound, and reflect the time period of Sept. 15, 2017, through Aug. 9, 2018. The American Music Awards winners are voted entirely by fans.
The voting is now open, and fans can vote by clicking on the AMA site.