Last year it was reported that Eminem was nominated for The People’s Choice Favorite Hip Hop Artist award and would face off against, Jay-Z, B.o.B, Nicki Minaj and Pitbull for the honor.

Last night, the winners of the awards were announced and Eminem beat out the above mentioned artists and took home the plaque for Favorite Hip Hop Artist at the 2012.

Other stand-out winners at the 2012 awards ceremony include Kanye West  for his contribution to Katy Perry’s “E.T. (Remix),” which was named Favorite Song of the Year, and Bruno Mars took home the award for Favorite Male Artist, beating out Eminem and Justin Bieber.

For the complete list of winners in every category, visit MTV.com.