Stars were shining bright (in yellow and gold) at this year’s American Music Awards red carpet. From Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj, Kerry Washington and Carly Rae Jepsen to singers Jordin Sparks and Jason Derulo who were locking lips, they looked amazing. The 40th American Music Awards was held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 18 in Los Angeles.

Here’s our take on who looked good, bad and ridiculous. –yvette caslin

Yvette Caslin

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