2012 American Music Awards: Winners + Performances

Last night, the 40th Anniversary American Music Awards took place at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. It was a night filled with awards, great performances, and not so great performances. The big winner of the night was Justin Bieber – who picked up Artist of the Year, Favorite Pop/Rock Male artist, and Favorite Pop/Rock Album.

 

Another big winner of the night was Nicki Minaj, who picked up Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist and Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album for the second year in a row. You can check out the full list of winners and all the performances below. Enjoy!

 

Artist of the Year: Justin Bieber
Sprint New Artist of the Year: Carly Rae Jepsen
Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist: Justin Bieber
Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist: Katy Perry
Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group: Maroon 5
Favorite Pop/Rock Album: “Believe” by Justin Bieber
Favorite Country Male Artist: Luke Bryan
Favorite Country Female Artist: Taylor Swift
Favorite Country Band/Duo/Group: Lady Antebellum
Favorite Country Album: “Blown Away” by Carrie Underwood
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album: “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” by Nicki Minaj
Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist: Usher
Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist: Beyoncé
Favorite Soul/R&B Album: “Talk That Talk” by Rihanna
Favorite Alternative/Rock Artist: Linkin Park
Favorite Adult Contemporary Artist: Adele
Favorite Latin Artist: Shakira
Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist: tobyMac
Favorite Electronic Dance Music: David Guetta

 

 

 



 

 

 




 

 

 

 

 

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