American Music Awards 2012: The Complete Winners List

Justin Bieber fights off kisses from presenter Jenny McCarthy at the AMAs.
Justin Bieber fights off kisses from presenter Jenny McCarthy at the AMAs.
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Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Nicki Minaj and Linkin Park were among the winners at the 40th annual American Music Awards on Sunday, broadcast live on ABC from Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre.

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The show featured a star-studded lineup of presenters and performers, including No Doubt, Christina Aguilera, Bieber, Ke$ha, Linkin Park and Carrie Underwood. The show also included a tribute to the late Dick Clark from Stevie Wonder.

For the first time in AMAs history, 2012 marked the introduction of a new EDM category. David Guetta beat out Calvin Harris and Skrillex to bring home the prize.

Below, find a complete list of winners.

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

BEYONCE
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

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