Awards show season is a busy, busy time—especially if you’re desperate to catch every moment, from the red carpet arrivals to the acceptance speeches. And then, when the program ends and it’s way past your bedtime (and that Monday morning guilt begins to set in), you realize that it’s still not over. Nope, there’s a whole other layer of awards show action to consider: social media.
The best moments of the show often happen off-camera, in the glamorous sea of star-studded guests. Sunday night’s American Music Awards in Los Angeles was no different.
Off-screen, Lady Gaga shared a sweet embrace with Selena Gomez, Heidi Klum pre-gamed with some chocolate-covered cakes, we glimpsed the back of Gigi Hadid’s white lace gown …
In case you missed a beat, scroll down below for the best AMAs moments on Instagram.
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LADY GAGA AND SELENA GOMEZ
So dope I got to hang with with the biggest rockstar of the night. (Ya,know besides Sting and Green Day) …the girl with the biggest prize of all a BIG Heart that she shares with the world.
LADY GAGA AND KARLIE KLOSS
a million reasons to be inspired by this 👑queen👑
coming 4 ya #AMAs
queen of #AMAs !!!! thinking of you today & missing you. see you soon QM
😍 He said I never wear his gifts. 😍 these LV slippers
The Perfect Plus One. #BabyWilson @Ciara
My date to the AMAs!
Super Dickmann makes for a delicious way to kick off @amas @wolkmorais @maryammalakpour @lindahaymakeup @lorenzomartinjr @tombachik @lorraineschwartz
JULIANNE HOUGH, NINA DOBREV, AND TARAJI P. HENSON
Back Stage hangs with these beauties 💃🏻
HEIDI KLUM AND NINA DOBREV
Faceswapping with @ninadobrev @AMAS
YOLANDA AND GIGI HADID
❤️Behind the scenes…. @amas @roberto_cavalli #AmericanMusicAwards #Host