Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose

New Year’s 2012: Rihanna, Lil Wayne, Bruno Mars, Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B, Mary J. Blige, Tyga, & Rick Ross

From Las Vegas to Miami, the glitterati were partying hard at New Year’s Eve celebrations across the country. Power couple Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose counted down to 2012 in Sin City at Surrender nightclub at Encore Las Vegas, as will.i.am provided the soundtrack. See how some of your favorite stars rang in the new year.


Fresh from her Christmas vacation in Barbados, a relaxed Rihanna toasted to new beginnings at Diddy’s New Year’s Eve bash.

Lil Wayne

Go DJ. Lil Wayne got on the mic during his New Year’s gig at Dream nightclub in Miami, where he partied with his protégé Lil Twist and “106 & Park” host Terrence J. (Photo via UrbanPartyLife.com)


Tyga flaunted his wild style while popping Ace of Spades champagne at Crown at Rio in Las Vegas.

Pitbull and Justin Bieber

Pitbull and Justin Bieber shared a Kodak moment in the middle of Times Square during “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.”


B.o.B touched down at LAX at Luxor in Las Vegas to perform his hits including “Strange Clouds.”

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars had his cake and ate it too at the Bank at Bellagio, where he hosted the NYE festivities.

Joe, Tyrese, and Stevie Wonder

R&B crooners Joe and Tyrese rang in 2012 with the legendary Stevie Wonder at his private show at The Cosmopolitan in Vegas. “My birthday wish came true.. Stevie Wonder sung happy birthday to me on stage,” tweeted the Transformers star.

John Legend and Christine Teigen

As the clock struck midnight, John Legend puckered up to his new fiancée Christine Teigen at Moon at the Palms in Vegas.

Eudoxie Agnan and Ludacris

Ludacris and his girlfriend Eudoxie Agnan heat up Miami at the Red Bull SoundClash New Year’s Eve event, where he faced off against Mike Posner on the mic. (Photo via ExclusiveAccess.net)

Al B. Sure! and Mary J. Blige

A white-hot Mary J. Blige launched Vegas’ newest nightclub RPM at the Tropicana with her old friend Al B. Sure!

Rick Ross and DJ Khaled

Rick Ross suited up and shut down South Beach for the Hennessy Takeover at Cameo with DJ Khaled.


will.i.am kept Sin City rocking into the early hours of 2012 while DJing at Surrender on the Strip.