The 7 Best Social Moments of the 2016 AMAs

Between countless memorable performances and an audience (and stage) full of music's biggest names, the 2016 American Music Awards was one for the books. But thanks to artists' love for social media, the AMAs was also one for the Twitter and Instagram pages.

Check out some of the best social media moments of the 2016 AMAs below.

When Chrissy Teigen announced she was going public just to engage with AMA fans (but let the peeps do the work in order to chat with her):

When Drake and The Weeknd's homeland was recognized (sorry they forgot you, Justin Bieber):

...and Drake put on for his city...



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When Lady Gaga showed mad love for Zigi and Selena Gomez:

When Green Day didn't seem to give AF on the red carpet:

When Ariana Grande was surprised by her beloved grandma:


omg.......... this queen just walked right in ten minutes after my last post to surprise me. my heart. -- I love you.

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And last but not least, when Teigen made us realize just how special the AMAs are: