Tue, 20 Nov 2012 07:17:44 GMT | By Sean Plummer
The 2012 American Music Awards: Best and worst moments

Best voice of the night?

Kelly Clarkson (© Christopher Polk, Getty Images)
  • Nicki Minaj, Christina Aguilera (© Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images)
  • Usher (© Kevin Winter, Getty Images)
  • Taylor Swift (© Lester Cohen, WireImage/Getty Images)
  • Carly Rae Jepsen (© Danny Moloshok, Reuters)
  • The Wanted (© Danny Moloshok, Reuters)
  • Kelly Clarkson (© Christopher Polk, Getty Images)
  • Ke$ha (© Kevin Winter, Getty Images)
  • No Doubt (© Alexandra Wyman, FilmMagic/Getty Images)
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A lot of people understandably ridicule American Idol, but season one winner Kelly Clarkson is a real talent. Ten years in, Clarkson treated the crowd to a medley of some of her biggest songs, including “Miss Independent,” “Since You've Been Gone,” “Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)” and “Catch My Breath.” Kelly -- who was looking great, haters -- was intent on getting the crowd to its collective feet, which she did.