American Music Awards 2012: Complete Winners List

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Justin Bieber was the big winner at the 2012 American Music Awards, held Sunday night in Los Angeles.

The 18-year-old pop phenom took home three awards during the telecast, including the night's biggest award, Artist of the Year.

He also won awards for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock Album ("Believe").

Among the other big winners were Nicki Minaj, who won for Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist and Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album ("Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded), and Taylor Swift, who won Favorite Country Music Female Artist.

Check out the full list of winners, below.

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Justin Bieber

Drake

Maroon 5

Katy Perry

Rihanna

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

J. Cole

fun.

Gotye

Carly Rae Jepsen

One Direction

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

Justin Bieber

Flo Rida

Pitbull

Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – POP/ROCK

Kelly Clarkson

Nicki Minaj

Katy Perry

Rihanna

FAVORITE BAND, DUO OR GROUP – POP/ROCK

fun.

Maroon 5

One Direction

The Wanted

FAVORITE ALBUM – POP/ROCK

Justin Bieber, "Believe"

Maroon 5, "Overexposed"

Nicki Minaj, "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded"

One Direction, "Up All Night"

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Jason Aldean

Luke Bryan

Eric Church

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – COUNTRY

Miranda Lambert

Taylor Swift

Carrie Underwood

FAVORITE BAND, DUO or GROUP - COUNTRY       

Zac Brown Band

Lady Antebellum

Rascal Flatts

FAVORITE ALBUM - COUNTRY

Luke Bryan, "Tailgates & Tanlines"

Lionel Richie, "Tuskegee"

Carrie Underwood, "Blown Away"

FAVORITE ARTIST – RAP/HIP-HOP

Drake

Nicki Minaj

Tyga

FAVORITE ALBUM – RAP/HIP-HOP

J. Cole, "Cole World: The Sideline Story"

Drake, "Take Care"

Nicki Minaj, "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded"

FAVORITE MALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

Chris Brown

Trey Songz

Usher

FAVORITE FEMALE ARTIST – SOUL/R&B

Beyoncé

Mary J. Blige

Rihanna

FAVORITE ALBUM – SOUL/R&B

Chris Brown, "Fortune"

Rihanna, "Talk That Talk"

Usher, "Looking 4 Myself"

FAVORITE ARTIST - ALTERNATIVE ROCK

The Black Keys

Gotye

Linkin Park

FAVORITE ARTIST - ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Adele

Kelly Clarkson

Train

FAVORITE ARTIST - LATIN

Don Omar

Pitbull

Shakira

FAVORITE ARTIST - CONTEMPORARY INSPIRATIONAL

Jeremy Camp

Newsboys

tobyMac

FAVORITE ARTIST - ELECTRONIC DANCE MUSIC (EDM)

David Guetta

Calvin Harris

Skrillex

 

Discuss

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  • Adib Swasono
    Adib Swasono

    Is She Getting Fat?

  • M-sha
    M-sha

    Darlene, Jen is correct. Taylor Swift was NOT on American Idol. Check your facts!! And loose the hate... It makes YOU sound ugly.

  • Jen
    Jen

    I'm pretty sure Taylor Swift was not on American Idol!

  • Kiki
    Kiki

    Fat and ugly.

  • Lmw931
    Lmw931

    I'm sensing some racism towards white people here.

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Now that's how a entertainer should looks! ROCK IT GIRL!!! THIS IS ONE OF MY FAVORITES

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    omg! she better close her legs before one of those feather's sneaks up her "titi-anna"

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Now see why would she wear that boring white jacket with that zazzy looking dress! better yet she didn't need the jacket unless she's self-conscious?

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Now that's how my baby Usher looks....damn fine and good!

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    She been outta the business tooo damn long! She look like they're doing modern dance/ballerina....And Pink ain't no ballerina!

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Aaaahhhh hell naw! Put that freak in a closet Puh'leeze!

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    I.m just not going to say anything....nothing...except....uggggggly!

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Lets face it! Some white boys just can't carry that "jenus se que" a.k.a "coolness of a brother in hip-hop clothes"

  • Darlene
    Darlene

    Talyor Swift is ugly if not for American Idol.....She would look like a white trash working at Walmart.....No wonder white girls always talking trash about Beyonce, Halle Barry, Rihanna, (etc.)....THEY HATE BECAUSE BLACK GIRLS ROCK!!! WE'LL GIVE YOU NINA MANAJ.....SHE'S SUCK AND UGLY WITH ALL THAT CHEAP BLONDE WEAVE~

  • kim6688
    kim6688

    love cute women ,love rich men find true love with cute women or rich men. just search “Řίch hóok μp”

 
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