The 2016 American Music Awards: Best and Worst Dressed Dominic Hill November 21, 2016 Fashion 327 Tweet Share Share Email WhatsAppShares 0The 2016 American Music Awards was a major success yesterday. Major stars like Ariana Grande and Zayn proved to be America’s favorite as she took home Artist of the Year and he won New Artist of the Year The event took place in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater. Model Gigi Hadid and former Jay Pharaoh, former cast member of Saturday Night Live, served as the hosts for this year’s awards. Rapper Drake broke a new AMA record last night with 13 nominations. He took home four awards, one for being featured on Rihanna’s “Work.” The red carpet was wet from the drizzling rain, but that didn’t stop celebrities from attending the annual event in style. Check out the best and worst dressed from the 2016 AMAs below: Best Dressed Lady Gaga turned heads on the carpet last night with an all-white Brandon Maxwell suit and white hat. Actress Taraji P. Henson was one of the best looks of the night. She rocked a long ponytail and purple lip with a Celine top and Jimmy Choo sandals. Nina Dobrev showed off her legs in a Zuhair Murad metallic blazer and shorts. Hailee Steinfield wowed fans in an Elie Saab Spring/Summer ’17 jumpsuit. Singer and actress Janelle Monae stunned on the carpet rocking Marc Jacob in her signature colors, black and white. Model Gigi Hadid looked graceful and chic the AMAs this year in a white, off-the-shoulder, Robert Cavalli lace gown. Teyana Taylor snatched everyone’s attention in a black Steven Khalil gown. Keke Palmer stunned in Natalia Fedner matching silver crop top and skirt. She complemented the look with a pair of shades, open-toed sandals and pale pink fur coat. Honorable Mentions Host Jay Pharoah kept it simple and chic in John Varvatos. Selena Gomez rocked a red Prada gown, sleek pony tail, and minimal accessories on the carpet this year. Heidi Klum appeared at the awards in a gold jumpsuit by Wolk Morais. Worst Dressed Tinashe disappointed this year at the AMAs in a printed Michael Costello gown with a high slit. Actress Olivia Munn kept it a little too simple in a children’s-like dress this year at the AMAs. Karlie Kloss hit the carpet last night in a Fall 2016 asymmetrical Versace dress. It wasn’t the best look on the carpet, hopefully she will deliver next year. Sting kept it too casual in a blazer and t-shirt for this year’s awards. However, he did deliver an amazing performance. Joan Smalls did not please anyone on the carpet this year in a floral maxi dress with a deep-v cut.