Lifestyle Style Billboard Fashion Hit or Miss? Check out the red carpet triumphs and trip-ups of your favorite stars at the Billboard Music Awards – then rate the looks yourself! By People Staff Published on December 5, 2006 06:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 08 GWEN STEFANI Kevin Mazur/WireImage The singer – who performed her new single “Wind It Up” – glowed on the red carpet in an asymmetrical Vivienne Westwood dress, sky-high platforms and serious rockabilly hair. 02 of 08 JANET JACKSON Jill Johnson/jpi Before opening the show, the singer showed off her gender-bending pinstriped Erika Norvell dress and a new bobbed hairstyle. 03 of 08 CARRIE UNDERWOOD Jill Johnson/jpi One of the evening’s big winners (with five awards), the former Idol looked positively regal in a purple satin Escada corset dress and strappy gold heels. 04 of 08 CARMEN ELECTRA John Shearer/WireImage The actress went for maximum va-va-voom effect in a curve-hugging vintage Hervé Léger mindress and loose ringlets. 05 of 08 KATHARINE MCPHEE AXELLE/BAUER-GRIFFIN The singer kept it simple in a plunging BCBG Max Azria black mini and peep-toe pumps – putting the focus on her endless legs. 06 of 08 RIHANNA Ethan Miller/Getty The female-artist-of-the-year winner went for all out sex-appeal in a barely-there Zac Posen frock, H. Stern jewelry and super-long locks. 07 of 08 NELLY FURTADO Giulio Marcocchi/Sipa The petite singer played peekaboo in her gold and black lace dress, paired with minimal jewelry and sparkling sandals. 08 of 08 MARY J. BLIGE picture perfect After winning a whopping nine Billboard awards, the singer was in full diva mode – pairing her woven Zac Posen sheath with a luxe fur stole and her signature sunglasses.