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Fans saw a different side of Taylor Swift at the 2012 American Music Awards.

The artist performed "I Knew You Were Trouble" in front of screaming fans and millions on television, tearing off her sparkly dress at one point to reveal a bustier and black tights to go along with a pair of combat boots.

Were you a fan of the look? The rendition? Watch and grade now:

Other event performances included:

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There was very good news for Usher fans last night: the singer took to the stage at the American Music Awards.

However, there was also bad news: he kept his shirt on.

Still, the slick dancer and all-around incredible talent blew attendees away with a medley of “Numb,” “Climax,” and “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop.” Watch now:

Among other AMA acts last night:

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Kelly Clarkson spent the summer on tour, covering singles from artists such as Eminem and Adele.

But the singer took to the stage last night at the American Music Awards and turned the focus back on herself, performing an impressive array of tracks from her upcoming Greatest Hits album.

Standing in front of a makeshift American Idol panel, Clarkson kicked things off with "Miss Independent" and then launched into four minutes worth of fun.

Sit back and enjoy it all now:

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Nicki Minaj took a break from pretending to feud with Mariah Carey long enough to perform at the 2012 American Music Awards.

The eccentric singer - who won Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album for her album "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded" - took to the stage last night and performed a track off that CD.

Watch her cry "Freedom" now and then check out her duet at the ceremony with Justin Bieber:

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It's been a tough week for Justin Bieber.

The superstar singer her openly fought with Selena Gomez, leaving that relationship teetering on the edge.

And while fans may be toasting their split, the artist is screaming at the paparazzi and telling off the "haters," as he did upon accepting the trophy Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist at the American Music Awards last night.

Bieber then took to the stage and sang a pair of tracks: "As Long As You Love Me" and "Beauty And A Beat."

Watch the performances now:

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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?

  • Pattie Mallette Photo
  • 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:

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Chris Brown and Rihanna would like you to know what whatever their relationship may have been, or may become in the future, it is nobody's business.

"Nobody's Business" but mine and my baby's, to be specific.

Just last week, the duo's musical collaboration on her upcoming album was teased (and erroneously titled "Nobodies Business"). Now the full song is here:

The Michael Jackson-inspired tune off Rih's Unapologetic has a disco feel and a catchy beat. Speaking of beat ... never mind, that's nobody's business.

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Yes, those two acts really were sent home on last night's X Factor results show.

Are you still reeling from the decisions?

While fans debate the merits of whether a certain female performer deserved to be eliminated, we can all likely agree on one thing: Taylor Swift is as awesome of an artist as Khloe Kardashian is terrible as a host.

The former proved so once again by taking to the Fox stage last night. Watch her belt out "State of Grace" now:

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In case there was any doubt, One Direction made it clear this morning:

This is their world. The rest of us are simply living in it.

In celebration of its new album release, the British boy band were musical guests on The Today Show, setting an attendance record around Rockefeller Plaza with 15,000 fans screaming their support for Harry, Liam, Niall, Zayn and Louis.

Watch the young artists perform "What Makes You Beautiful" now:

Following this rendition, Horan made a huge announcement: the group will soon be making like Justin Bieber...

"We are going to do our first-ever movie and it's going to be in 3-D and it's coming to cinemas near you on the 30th of August, 2013."

Process that information now, try to remain calm and watch One Direction perform another smash single below:

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Just a few days before she prepares to take over the charts with her first-ever Greatest Hits album, Kelly Clarkson has come out with a new music video.

It's in honor of the lead track off that CD, "Catch My Breath," and it mostly just focuses on the original American Idol staring into the camera and singing.

Sometimes, though, that's all you need. Watch now:

Clarkson is everywhere these days. Did you catch her duet with Vince Gill at the 2012 CMAs? It was pretty terrific.

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