Nicki Minaj & Justin Bieber Big Winners AT AMAS 2012
Pop sensation Justin Bieber was last nights biggest winner at the 2012 American Music Awards.
The teen idol took home three awards including Artist of the Year and Favorite Male Artist. The singer, who performed with Nicki Minaj, also brought his mom on stage and thanked his mentor Usher.
Young Money rapper Nicki Minaj took home two awards including Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album and Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist.
“I love you so much, you are so passionate and so inspiring,” Nicki Minaj said while accepting her award. “Thank you so much for voting your little tiny fingers off. I could just eat you and kiss you and love you and hug you.”
Rihanna won Favorite Soul/R&B Album, while Beyonce took home Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist.
See the full list of AMAS 2012 winners below.
Artist of the Year
New Artist of the Year
Carly Rae Jepsen
Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Favorite Band, Duo, or Group – Pop/Rock
Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Justin Bieber – Believe
Favorite Male Artist – Country
Favorite Female Artist – Country
Favorite Band, Duo, or Group – Country
Favorite Album – Country
Carrie Underwood – Blown Away
Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop
Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Rihanna – Talk That Talk
Favorite Album – Alternative Rock
Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Favorite Artist – Latin
Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational
Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)