Watch Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna Perform at the 2013 American Music Awards

The 2013 American Music Awards took over the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles last night for a night of live music and sequins. Pop’s biggest and brightest stars convened to stand and clap for pop’s biggest and brightest stars as the room was treated to a bizarre variety of presenters that ranged from Alicia Silverstone to Pittsburgh Pirate Andrew McCutchen. Here’s a full list of the winners via ABC:

Favorite Male Pop Rock Artist – Justin Timberlake
Favorite Female Artist, Soul/R&B – Rihanna
Favorite Album, Country – “Red,” by Taylor Swift
Favorite Album, Rap/Hip-Hop – “The Heist,” by Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Favorite Artist, Alternative Rock – Imagine Dragons
Favorite Artist, Latin – Marc Anthony
Favorite Album, Pop or Rock – “Take Me Home,” by One Direction
Favorite Male Artist, Soul/R&B – Justin Timberlake
Favorite Female Artist, Country – Taylor Swift
Single of the Year – “Cruise,” by Florida Georgia Line, featuring Nelly
Favorite Album, Soul/R&B – “The 20/20 Experience,” by Justin Timberlake
Favorite Artist, Electronic Dance Music (EDM) – Avicii
Favorite Male Artist, Country – Luke Bryan
Favorite Band, Duo or Group, Pop or Rock – One Direction
Artist of the Year – Taylor Swift

Performers included Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, R. Kelly & Lady Gaga, TLC and Imagine Dragons.

Kendrick took the occasion to introduce another part of the world to TDE’s latest signee, the silver-tongued SZA. She backed Kendrick through a medley that included “Swimming Pools (Drank)” and “Poetic Justice.” Watch that performance plus other highlights below:

KENDRICK LAMAR

RIHANNA

R. KELLY & LADY GAGA

TLC & LIL’ MAMA