40th Annual 'American Music Awards' Performances + Winners [VIDEO]

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The 2012 annual American Music Awards at the Nokia Theater hosted by Ryan Seacrest aired last night on ABC. There were a lot of beautiful outfits walking along the red carpet such as Nicki Minaj, Brandy, and Kelly Rowland to name a few.

Nicki Minaj won Favorite Artist and Favorite Album in the rap and hip-hop category, Usher and Beyonce won Favore Male/Female Artist in the R&B category, while Rihanna won Favorite Album in the same category.

There were many performances as well, Usher , Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, Christina Aguilera, and closed the show with YouTube sensation PSY’s “Gangnam Style” which features MC Hammer.

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