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!

01 of 08

GWEN STEFANI

GWEN STEFANI
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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

JANET JACKSON
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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

CARRIE UNDERWOOD
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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

CARMEN ELECTRA
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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

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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

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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

NELLY FURTADO
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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

MARY J. BLIGE
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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.

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