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Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift set for 2014 AMAs

Liam Payne, from left, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Harry Styles of the musical group One Direction accept the award for favorite pop/rock album for “Midnight Memories” on stage at the 42nd annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

American girls love British boys: One Direction won artist of the year at the American Music Awards, taking home three honors and was the night’s big winner next to Katy Perry, who didn’t attend the show.

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Calle 13 is top nominee at the Latin Grammys

Rene Perez Joglar, left, and Eduardo "Visitante" Cabra, of the musical group Calle 13, perform on stage at the 15th annual Latin Grammy Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Enrique Iglesias picked up his first Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies including song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21.

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Putting Oscar on the block

This photo provided by Nate D. Sanders Inc. shows actor James Cagney's 1942 Oscar statuette for best actor, awarded for his performance as George M. Cohan in the film, "Yankee Doodle Dandy.” The auctioneer Nate D. Sanders will sell the Oscar statuette to the highest bidder on November 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Nate D. Sanders Inc.)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — ‘Tis the season when many stars are preparing for months-long campaigns with the distant hope of bringing home an Academy Award come February.

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Ruben Blades tangos his way to Latin Grammys

In this Jan. 19, 2013 file photo, Panama's salsa singer Ruben Blades performs during the 10th edition of the Panama Jazz Festival in Panama City. Blades is nominated for two Latin Grammys for his “Tangos.” album. He will also perform at the awards show on Nov. 20, 2014  in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ruben Blades says he never imagined his CD “Tangos” would be nominated for a Latin Grammy.

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