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    Posted on 24 Nov 2014

    5 Seconds Of Summer Won Best New Artist And Fans Are Freaking Out

    Congrats boys!

    5SOS just won Best New Artist of the Year at the American Music Awards, and the fandom is as excited as they are.

    LOOK HOW HAPPY THEY ARE, COULDN'T BE MORE PROUD OF THEM #congrats5sos #AMAs2014

    Alexandra | Pls Muke@ihemmingsloveFollow

    LOOK HOW HAPPY THEY ARE, COULDN'T BE MORE PROUD OF THEM #congrats5sos #AMAs2014

    1:59 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    5SOS thanked their fans, saying that winning an AMA shows that a "little band from Sydney can do great things".

    He's always there to make us know we are important #5SOSWINS #5SOS @Calum5SOS, @Luke5SOS, @Michael5SOS

    sarah & am • sam@sassmasterCalFollow

    He's always there to make us know we are important #5SOSWINS #5SOS @Calum5SOS, @Luke5SOS, @Michael5SOS

    2:12 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The 5SOS fandom immediately took to Twitter to congratulate their boys.

    Congrats 5SOS and 5SOS fam, I'm so proud that I fall in love with the right dorks 💕 #CONGRATS5SOS #AMAs

    5 Seconds of Summer@lukeass5sosFollow

    Congrats 5SOS and 5SOS fam, I'm so proud that I fall in love with the right dorks #CONGRATS5SOS #AMAs

    2:08 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I told you today was gonna be a good day and so far it's been great!! #congrats5sos

    ❌ BEC ❌ ASH, FOLLOW?@becc_irwinFollow

    I told you today was gonna be a good day and so far it's been great!! #congrats5sos

    1:57 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    WE JUST WON NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR!! YES!! #AMAs #5SOS #5SOSOnAMAs

    Kelsey Schoonmaker@kschoon00Follow

    WE JUST WON NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR!! YES!! #AMAs #5SOS #5SOSOnAMAs

    2:18 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    My babies, I am so fucking proud of you. You've come so far, and can't wait to see what else you idiots have in store for the future. #5sos

    mike-ey@sorryimmikeyyFollow

    My babies, I am so fucking proud of you.

    You've come so far, and can't wait to see what else you idiots have in store for the future.

    #5sos

    2:16 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I'm so freaking proud of these 4 idiots! I'm so so happy, love them so much! ❤ #5sos #AMAs

    ✖️@BTRft5SOSxxFollow

    I'm so freaking proud of these 4 idiots! I'm so so happy, love them so much! #5sos #AMAs

    2:01 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    #CONGRATS5SOS couldn't be more proud of 5sos!!!! They killed it tonight and gave their first live acceptsnce speech

    Samantha•Please Luke@iButerasHemmoFollow

    #CONGRATS5SOS couldn't be more proud of 5sos!!!! They killed it tonight and gave their first live acceptsnce speech

    2:17 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    MAN IM SO PROUD OF US AND THE BOYS RIGHT NOW #5SOSWINS #CONGRATS5SOS

    5SOS CANADA@Canada_5SOSFollow

    MAN IM SO PROUD OF US AND THE BOYS RIGHT NOW #5SOSWINS #CONGRATS5SOS

    1:50 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    5SOS LITERALLY DESERVED THAT AWARD SO MUCH I AM SO PROUD OF THEM #CONGRATS5SOS

    steph☹@adoringhemmo_Follow

    5SOS LITERALLY DESERVED THAT AWARD SO MUCH I AM SO PROUD OF THEM #CONGRATS5SOS

    1:50 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    OMG I'M SO PROUD I'M HAPPY, CONGRATS @5SOS YOU ROCK GUYS😍❤️💕 #CONGRATS5SOS

    5SOS Help & Updates!@iSupport5sosfamFollow

    OMG I'M SO PROUD I'M HAPPY, CONGRATS @5SOS YOU ROCK GUYS #CONGRATS5SOS

    1:50 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    ME RIGHT NOW #CONGRATS1D #CONGRATS5SOS

    WE LOVE YOU CONGRATS 👏👏👏👏 http://t.co/7WTB4vM1Oq #5SOS #5SOSWINS

    LIVESOS ROWYSO@Cliff0rdsmileFollow

    WE LOVE YOU CONGRATS http://t.co/7WTB4vM1Oq #5SOS #5SOSWINS

    2:16 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Fans were ecstatic to see their boys smiling.

    THEIR SMILES ARE WORTH LIVING FOR #Congrats5sos

    Calum's smile, god bless the USA #5SOSWON #CONGRATS5SOS @5SOS

    ali | mikey hates me@guacamukeyFollow

    Calum's smile, god bless the USA

    #5SOSWON #CONGRATS5SOS @5SOS

    2:18 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    they were so happy i love them so much and it warms my heart to see them smile so big #congrats5sos #5SOSWIN

    jada@sippinonirwinFollow

    they were so happy i love them so much and it warms my heart to see them smile so big #congrats5sos #5SOSWIN

    2:18 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I love seeing you happy Michael Clifford!!!! 😍😁😍😁😍😁😍 #5SOS #Congrats5SOS

    Joan❤Michael5SOS @JoannaSouFollow

    I love seeing you happy Michael Clifford!!!!


    #5SOS
    #Congrats5SOS

    2:11 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    But they looked so happy and it makes me so happy can we never lose again #CONGRATS5SOS

    lexi@mikerowavFollow

    But they looked so happy and it makes me so happy can we never lose again #CONGRATS5SOS

    2:18 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Virtual hugs were passed around the fandom.

    Some became emotional as they realised how far their boys had come.

    this hit me like a ton of bricks @5sos #congrats5sos @calum5sos @michael5sos @ashton5sos @luke5sos

    sofia ❌@foodvacumFollow

    this hit me like a ton of bricks @5sos #congrats5sos @calum5sos @michael5sos @ashton5sos @luke5sos

    7:03 PM - 19 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    watching 5sos grow from ashton's garage to the top of charts amazes mez #congrats5sos

    abbey !!@boopyhemmoFollow

    watching 5sos grow from ashton's garage to the top of charts amazes mez #congrats5sos

    2:18 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Some were rendered speechless, only able to produce a happy whimper:

    MY REACTION WAS GREAT #AMAs #5SOS #michaelclifford #calumhood #ashtonirwin #lukehemmings

    5sos af@FierceFuscoFollow

    MY REACTION WAS GREAT #AMAs #5SOS #michaelclifford #calumhood #ashtonirwin #lukehemmings

    2:17 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Happy tears were shed.

    Gosh @5SOS You guys deserved this award so much my tears are happy tears😅 I can't wait to see you succeed even more in life #Congrats5SOS 💖😊

    Kady/Please Ashton❤️@kadybug1998Follow

    Gosh @5SOS You guys deserved this award so much my tears are happy tears I can't wait to see you succeed even more in life #Congrats5SOS

    1:47 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    'we did it lads' #CONGRATS5SOS

    Some accidentally scared their families...

    #5SOS so happy right now.think I have scared everyone in my family but it was all worth it! @Calum5SOS @Michael5SOS @Luke5SOS @Ashton5SOS 🍆👏

    Violet Schwartz@VioletSch1Follow

    #5SOS so happy right now.think I have scared everyone in my family but it was all worth it! @Calum5SOS @Michael5SOS @Luke5SOS @Ashton5SOS

    2:11 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    While others just let the adrenaline flow free.

    I JUST PUNCHED A HOLE IN THE WALL IM SO HAPPY #congrats5sos

    raechel ♡@hashtaglashtonFollow

    I JUST PUNCHED A HOLE IN THE WALL IM SO HAPPY #congrats5sos

    1:47 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    CONGRATULATIONS 5SOS!

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