2012 American Music Award Winners / by


As the night came to a close, some of the biggest acts walked away with awards for being the best at what they do. Justin Beiber was the big winner taking home three awards, Nicki Minaj scooped up two awards while Rihanna & Beyoncé nabbed one trophy.

Below you will see a full list of winners. Check it out after the break


AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2012 WINNERS

Artist of the Year
Justin Bieber


New Artist of the Year
Carly Rae Jepsen


Favorite Male Artist – Pop/Rock
Justin Bieber


Favorite Female Artist – Pop/Rock
Katy Perry


Favorite Band, Duo, or Group – Pop/Rock
Maroon 5


Favorite Album – Pop/Rock
Justin Bieber – Believe


Favorite Male Artist – Country
Luke Bryan


Favorite Female Artist – Country
Taylor Swift


Favorite Band, Duo, or Group – Country
Lady Antebellum


Favorite Album – Country
Carrie Underwood
– Blown Away

Favorite Artist – Rap/Hip-Hop
Nicki Minaj


Favorite Album – Rap/Hip-Hop
Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded


Favorite Male Artist – Soul/R&B
Usher


Favorite Female Artist – Soul/R&B
Beyoncé


Favorite Album – Soul/R&B
Rihanna – Talk That Talk


Favorite Album – Alternative Rock
Linkin Park


Favorite Artist – Adult Contemporary
Adele


Favorite Artist – Latin
Shakira


Favorite Artist – Contemporary Inspirational 
tobyMac

Favorite Artist – Electronic Dance Music (EDM)
David Guetta