Justin Bieber, who followed with four nominations, will duke it out with Eminem for pop/rock male artist, pop/rock album, and artist of the year. Eminem is also nominated for rap/hip-hop male artist and rap/hip-hop album.
Miranda Lambert leads Country Music Award nominations
Lady Antebellum is up for band, duo or group in both the pop/rock and country categories, as well as country album, adult contemporary artist and breakthrough artist.
Katy Perry, Ke$ha, Usher and B.o.B. picked up three nominations each.
The AMAs will air Sunday, Nov. 21 at 8/7c on ABC.