The AMA's 7 Most Oddball Moments: Miley's Cat, Katy the Geisha and More

When it came to the winners, there wasn’t much controversy for the American Music Awards, which handed out trophies to Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake and Macklemore.

But as anyone watching the show will tell you, the actual awards ended up taking a backseat to the night’s many performers, who incited Twitter trends and plenty of head-scratching as the evening wore on.