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Photos: Cardi B and Offset wow at the 2018 American Music Awards

Cardi B embraced the spirit of legendary Latin singer Carmen Miranda at Tuesday night’s 2018 American Music Awards, with her husband Offset complementing her in a dapper burgundy suit and bling.  

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09: Offset (L) and Cardi B attend the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)) (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

The 25-year-old rapper, who won the 2018 AMA for best hip-hop artist, offered a floral, dazzling look as she walked the AMA red carpet and performed her Billboard hit “I Like It,” alongside Bad Bunny and J Balvin.  

 

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09: (EDITORS NOTE: Retransmission with alternate crop.) Cardi B performs onstage during the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by (Kevin Winter/Getty Images For dcp)) (Kevin Winter/Getty Images For dcp)

Offset did not hit the AMA stage in Los Angeles to perform, but he did make an appearance with Migos bandmate Quavo to scoop up their AMA for favorite duo or group in the pop/rock category. The “T-shirt” rappers were up against rock groups like Maroon 5 and Imagine Dragons. Some online commentators were perplexed about why the group was listed in the “pop/rock” category.  

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09: Quavo (L) and Offset of Migos accept Favorite Duo or Group - Pop/Rock onstage during the 2018 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on October 9, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by (Kevin Winter/Getty Images For dcp)) (Kevin Winter/Getty Images For dcp)

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In a joint Instagram post, Cardi B and Offset thanked Dolce & Gabbana for creating the couple’s stunning looks for the award night. Cardi gushed about the fits, describing them as “absolutely perfect.”

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