Keep up to date with Ria’s weekly round-up of 60 Seconds of Showbiz news! This week it’s been all about the American Music Awards which saw Jennifer Lopez give a sensational opening performance to some of the biggest music hits of the year!

Winners on the night included:

  • Nicki Minaj – Favourite Rap/Hip Hop Artist &  Favourite Rap/Hip Hop Album (The Pink Print)
  • The Weeknd – Favourite Male Artist Soul/R & B & Favourite Album Soul/R & B (Beauty Behind The Madness)
  • Rihanna – Favourite Female Artist Soul/R & B
  • Taylor Swift – Song of the Year – Blank Space,  Favourite Pop/Rock Album (1989) & Favourite Artist Adult Contemporary
  • Sam Hunt – New Artist of the Year
  • Calvin Harris – Favourite Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
  • Ed Sheeran – Favourite Male Pop/Rock Artist
  • Ariana Grande – Favourite Female Pop/Rock Artist
  • One Direction – Artist of the Year & Favourite Pop/Rock Group
  • Luke Bryan – Favourite Male Country Artist
  • Carrie Underwood – Favourite Female Country Artist
  • Enrique Iglecias – Favourite Latin Artist
  • Florida Georgia Line – Favourite Country Album (Anything Goes) & Favourite Group Country
  • Collaboration of the Year – Skrillex & Diplo Featuring Justin Bieber (Where Are Ü Now)
  • Fallout Boy – Favourite Artist Alternative Rock
  • Casting Crowns – Favourite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
  • Top Soundtrack – Pitch Perfect 2

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Recently nominated as ‘Favourite Online Presenter’ by the Digital Is Media Awards, Ria Hebden is a vivacious and tenacious presenter who loves Music, Showbiz and Yoga.Her mantra for life is ‘Carpe Diem’ and she epitomizes this ethos every single day. Passionate about covering events that celebrate diversity, champion women and inspire the next generation. Ria is also a popular event host and panelist, most recently she hosted Power Players, an inspirational panel discussion with various trailblazing women from the Tech, Media and Music industries at Google UK for International Women’s Week.