With the 2014 AMAs going down last night, Instagram was live as ever. Photos of the red carpet, backstage and performances poured in, making it seem as if everyone was witnessing the awards show first hand instead of as many did, behind a TV screen. With Instagrams of Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, YG, DJ Mustard and more, check out XXL's recap.

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