The 2013 American Music Awards was held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday (November 24) in Los Angeles. This year were a lot of performers and many hit songs. Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Imagine Dragons, Kesha, Justin Timbarlake, Christina Aguilera, 1D and Katy Perry hit the Nokia stage.
Rihanna Performed Diamonds. She was wearing Jean Paul Gaultier Couture dress. Rihanna accepted Icon Award on stage at the 2013 American Music Awards . The 25-year-old singer was presented the award by her mom Monica Fenty, She also picked up the award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female
Miley performed her famous wrecking ball with kitty theme. Miley wore a white Versus Versace pantsuit while walking the red carpet.
Imagine Dragons performed demons and their super hit song radioactive. The guys – Ben McKee, Dan Reynolds, Dan Platzman, and Wayne Sermon accepted the award for Favorite Alternative Artist, beating out The Lumineers and Mumford & Sons. It would be better is the award show were more about music like this amazing performance .
Ariana Grande performed her song “Tattooed Heart” off her Yours album Truly.During the show, Ariana picked up the award for Kohl’s New Artist of the Year, beating out Florida Georgia Line,Imagine Dragons, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and Phillip Phillips
Kesha joined by Pitbull performed their single “Timber.” Ke$ha rocked a leggy dress while walking on the red carpet. P.S I’m so into Kesha’s hair .
Justin Timbarlake performed his song “Drink You Away” – his first time singing it live on television. You can get the song right now with his album The 20/20 Experience 2 of 2. During the show, Justin picked up the award for Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist, beating out Bruno Mars and Robin Thicke for the prize.
Lady Gaga performed a presidential themed version of her song “Do What U Want” with R. Kelly, who played the leader of the free world while Gaga appeared as a Marilyn Monroe type character.
Christina Aguilera was joined on stage by A Great Big World while singing their latest single “Say Something.”Earlier in the day, Christina was glamorous white while walking the red carpet before the ceremony.
Jenifer Lopez rocked multiple outfits while performing a tribute to Celia Cruz, who was a Cuban salsa performer. Watch the performance below!
Katy Perry opened up the show with her latest single “Unconditionally.” Watch the video below!Earlier in the day, Katy was a floral beauty while walking on the red carpet at the award show.
One direction performed their latest single “Story of My Life.” Watch the video below\Boys took home the award for Favorite Pop/Rock Album for their album Take Me Home, beating out Justin Timberlake and Taylor Swift.