Who shined the most at the American Music Awards 2014?

According to CNN, several artists ruled the AMA stage!

The list includes Taylor Swift, who recently broke records with her new record, "1989." She also received the Dick Clark Award of Excellence from Diana Ross. Another shining star was Jennifer Lopez, who proved that she can still perform spectacularly regardless of her age.

Selena Gomez chose to take off her dancing shoes for a very emotional number of her new song, "The Heart Wants What it Wants."

Of course, Fergie's comeback couldn't be ignored, as well.

Lorde rocked out in a box for her new song "Yellow Flicker Beat" for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1" soundtrack.

Iggy Azalea, on the other hand, won two awards at the AMA She even beat out Eminem in the rap/hip hop category.

However, One Direction was also a big winner that night, taking home the artist of the year and favorite pop/rock band, duo or group awards.

Browse through the gallery for some American Music Awards 2014 photos showcasing the shining stars that night!