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Prince & The Revolution’s 1984 classic Purple Rain is one of the three finalists for Top Soundtrack.

The album had a resurgence following Prince’s death on April 21. (The album won Favorite Album in both Pop/Rock and Soul/R&B in 1985.) (Photo: Prince and The Revolution)

13 American Music Awards Nominations That May Surprise You

Yahoo Music

There usually aren’t many surprises when they announce the winners of the American Music Awards. The fan-voted trophies tend to go to the acts that sold the most records and received the most airplay. But there were some surprises and oddities in this year’s nominations. Take a look.