It’s hers: Anitta becomes the first Brazilian to win an AMA in the history of the awards

In a year of unprecedented projection in her international career, Anitta won the American Music Awards 2022 in the category of “Best Female Latin Artist” at the night dedicated to different genres of North American and global music in Los Angeles, USA, and became the first Brazilian artist to receive the award. The news came after participating in the Latin Grammy 2022, where she presented the ceremony.

“First I want to thank all my fans, you are amazing and without you, and my whole country, Brazil, I wouldn’t be here today. It’s the first time we have a Brazilian winner here. Second, I want to thank my team and my family and myself, who worked so hard,” she said.

“And also dedicate this award to the other nominees that I love so much. Becky G, my friend that I love so much and who deserves it. Rosalía, and everyone else. There’s no winner if there aren’t people nominated here for doing a wonderful job. Thank you,” said.

Anitta wins another international award for ‘Envolver’

On her Instagram profile, Anitta extended her thanks. “And we won! Oh my god thank you so much my fans I love you so much. I’m so grateful,” she wrote.

The nomination came from the success of “Envolver”. The song’s choreography went viral on social media and boosted the singer’s name to the top of streaming services in the world.

“I want to thank God, it’s the first time a Brazilian has won. Secondly, I want to thank my family and friends. I also worked hard for this moment”… – See more at

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