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American Music Awards 2012 Highlights

The 40th American Music Awards was held Sunday November 18, 2012 at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

While many stars glittered on the red carpet, there’s a few who didn’t.

Nicki Minaj and Christina Aguilera show off their not-so-glamorous looks.

Even with criticism about her weight, Aguilera was not ashamed of her curvaceous figure. The singer performed with a tight, glittery bodice.

Other celebrities that performed in the 2012 AMA’s:

Chris Brown at the 2012 AMA’s
Gwen Stefani on stage at the 2012 AMA’s
Taylor Swift performing a Phantom of the Opera?


Artist of the year: Justin Bieber

New artist of the year: Carly Rae Jepsen

Pop/rock female artist: Katy Perry

Pop/rock male artist: Justin Bieber

Pop/rock band, duo or group: Maroon 5

Pop/rock album: Justin Bieber, “Believe”

Country female artist: Taylor Swift

Country male artist: Luke Bryan

Country band, duo or group: Lady Antebellum

Country album: Carrie Underwood, “Blown Away”

Rap/hip-hop artist: Nicki Minaj

Rap/hip-hop album: Nicki Minaj, “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded”

Soul/R&B female artist: Beyonce

Soul/R&B male artist: Usher

Soul/R&B album: Rihanna, “Talk That Talk”

Alternative rock artist: Linkin Park

Adult contemporary artist: Adele

Artist, Latin: Shakira

Artist, contemporary inspirational: tobyMac

Artist, electronic dance music: David Guetta

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