2012 American Music Awards: All the Winners!
Congratulations are in order for some of this year’s biggest acts: Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen & more won big at the 2012 American Music Awards! But while some artists can revel in their newfound trophies, other favorites — like One Direction! — were left empty-handed. Here were all of the nominees. Check ’em against the winners list below, then tell us if you agree with the outcome!
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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