Rihanna and Nicki Minaj Score 4 AMA Nominations

The singer and rapper lead all nominees

From The Huffington Post

The nominations for the 40th American Music Awards were announced and singer Rihanna and rapper Nicki Minaj received 4 nominations each, even going head to head in the Female artist, Pop/Rock category.

Drake and Usher scored 3 nominations apiece while Chris Brown and J. Cole have been nominated for 2 AMA awards.

The awards show will air live on ABC on November 19th.

Check out The Huffington Post to see the full list of nominees