Lady Gaga holds her trophies after winning the Best Female Artist, Best Song, Best Video and "Biggest Fan" awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Belfast, North Ireland on November 6, 2011. UPI/David Silpa
Taylor Swift reads off a list of thank yous from written on her arm as she wins Entertainer of the Year during the 45th Annual Country Music Association Awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on November 9, 2011. UPI/John Sommers II
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