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Chris Brown and Lady GaGa Reportedly Got Snubbed by AMAs

November 23, 2010 (2:43 am) GMT
Brown allegedly is the real winner of Favorite Soul/R 'n' B Male Artist, and GaGa is voted as Artist of the Year.

Just few hours after the 38th Annual American Music Awards ended, rumor swirled on the web suggesting that there was something shady about winning Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist and receiving Artist of the Year. According to reports, the real winners to those coveted awards were and .

Brown reportedly got the most votes for Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist, but ABC decided to give it to Usher instead either because of his absence or his last year's domestic violence issue with ex-girlfriend . An insider from Neon Limelight revealed that "teleprompter backstage had Chris' name on it!" and "it even said he couldn't be there to accept!"

Favorite Soul/R&B Male Artist had Usher, Chris Brown and as contenders. While Brown was robbed from bringing the title home, RiRi got her Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist prize that November 21 night after a tight battle against and .

As for GaGa, the Mother Monster was supposed to be crowned Artist of the Year because she allegedly topped her competitors Bieber, , and . Her manager Troy Carter sent a message to his friend Israel Hernandez, "They said that we won in votes. They gave it to Justin because he was there."

GaGa indeed was absent at the event because she had to stay in Europe for a number of Monster Ball concerts. The same thing also happened at the European Music Awards earlier this month, but she still got the trophy and even thanked fans via satellite. Aside from the rumored snub, she still got one prize for Favorite Pop/Rock Female Artist at the AMAs, beating Perry and Ke$ha.

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