Alicia Keys was glamorous in an Alexandre Vauthier gown last night (Sept 6th) on the red carpet at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards held at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Katy Perry wore an Elie Saab dress, Jimmy Chooshoes, and Sethi couture ring. Zoe Saldana wore a Salvatore Ferragamo dress and shoes, an Alexander McQueenclutch, Ludevine 4 layer pyramid shell earrings, a Kathy Rose Eagle Rosebud ring, and a Karma El Khalil trilogy ring and diamond stack rings. Nikki Minaj gave us cat woman in a Versace jumpsuit and comic-chic hair. America’s sweetheart, Taylor Swift opted for a mature, sexy yet chic J. Mendel suit, Tom Ford shoes, and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.