Swift won Sunday night’s top honor, giving her a leading four trophies as fans celebrated the women of pop music.
The 23-year-old pop star also won country album of the year for “Red” and favorite female country artist and pop/rock artist. She spoke directly to her fans as she picked up her final award of the night.
“My lucky number is 13, and so far you guys have made 2013 the most magical year of my life so far,” she said. “I cannot thank you enough. This validates that if you voted for this that we are heartbroken the same way and we fall in love the same way and we’re happy the same way. And the fact that you would listen to my music means … we’re pretty much in it together, aren’t we?”