American Music Awards 2012: List of Winners!

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The 2012 American Music Awards brought together the very best in music ... or at least the biggest names on teenagers' playlists. In any case, it was awesome!

EVERYONE was there, and the winners and performers included fan favorites from across the pop music spectrum. So who was Sunday's brightest standout?

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Justin Bieber Kisses Mom

Not surprisingly, America proved it still has a bad case of Bieber Fever.

The teen dominated the AMAs, winning Artist of the Year and two other honors. Amid the ongoing Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez drama, his mom was his date.

"I wanted to thank you for always believing in me," he told Pattie Mallette, adding that it's "hard growing up with everyone watching me" and asked that people continue to.

Follow the jump for the full list of 2012 American Music Awards winners:

Artist of the year: Justin Bieber

New artist of the year: Carly Rae Jepsen

Pop/rock female artist: Katy Perry

Pop/rock male artist: Justin Bieber

Pop/rock band, duo or group: Maroon 5

Pop/rock album: Justin Bieber, Believe

Country female artist: Taylor Swift

Country male artist: Luke Bryan

Country band, duo or group: Lady Antebellum

Country album: Carrie Underwood, Blown Away

Rap/hip-hop artist: Nicki Minaj

Rap/hip-hop album: Nicki Minaj, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded

Soul/R&B female artist: Beyonce

Soul/R&B male artist: Usher

Soul/R&B album: Rihanna, Talk That Talk

Alternative rock artist: Linkin Park

Adult contemporary artist: Adele

Latin artist: Shakira

Contemporary inspirational artist: tobyMac

Electronic dance music artist: David Guetta

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