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Taylor Swift & Justin Bieber Win Big at MTV EMA Awards

November 11, 2012 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Despite coming in with the most nominations, Rihanna went home empty handed at the MTV European Music Awards. Billboard reports that the pop star was nominated for six EMA Awards–Best Song, Best Video, Best Female, Best Pop, Best World Stage Performance and Biggest Fans–but won none of them.

Instead, the night went to Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift, who led the win list with three apiece. Bieber won Best Male, Best Pop and Best World Stage Performance while Swift won Best Female, Best Live Act and Best Look. The full list of winners is below:

Best Song: Carly Rae Jepsen, “Call Me Maybe”
Best New Act: One Direction
Best Female: Taylor Swift
Best Male: Justin Bieber
Best Pop: Justin Bieber
Best Live Act: Taylor Swift
Best Hip Hop: Nicki Minaj
Best Rock: Linkin Park
Best Electronic: David Guetta
Best Alternative: Lana Del Rey
Best Video: PSY, “Gangnam Style”
Best Look: Taylor Swift
Best Worldwide Act: Han Geng (Asia Pacific)
Best Look: Linkin Park
Best World Stage Performance: Justin Bieber
Best Push Act: Carly Rae Jepsen
Biggest Fans: One Direction
Global Icon Award: Whitney Houston

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