Published January 10, 2013
It was all eyes on Demi Lovato and Christina Aguilera during the People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday night in Los Angeles.
Lovato, who debuted as a judge on this season of “The X Factor” won the accolade for best celebrity judge while Aguilera took home the award in the people’s voice category.
Donning a classy ensemble, X-Tina took the stage during the awards ceremony showing off a slimmer waistline in a white tuxedo jacket and black trousers.
The singer then turned emotional as she crooned one of her new songs titled “Blank Slate,” from her latest album “Lotus,” which highlights past mistakes and starting again.
Aguilera stood out as she performed among candles, setting a somber mood on stage.
"She was very emotional," a source told Us Weekly magazine.
"Christina expresses herself through her songs and this one is very emotional," the insider added.
"This year is a new beginning for her and she's excited."
The entertainment publication said that Aguilera was “sobbing” while performing the song during rehearsals on Tuesday.
After the emotional tune, Aguilera was given her award for people’s voice by actor Josh Duhamel.
"Thank you for giving me this form of expression and letting me use my voice," an emotional Aguilera told the crowd.
Other big winners included Jennifer Lawrence for her gripping performance in “The Hunger Games.”
The action film, based on the novels by Suzanne Collins, devoured the competition, emerging the top victor with five trophies.
Katy Perry won three awards at the ceremony where fans selected the winners in categories spanning music, movies and television.
"Hunger Games" was named favorite movie, action movie and movie franchise, and stars Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth had fans' favorite on-screen chemistry. Lawrence also won favorite movie actress and "face of heroism."
Perry was the fans' favorite female artist and pop artist. Her video for "Part of Me" also won.
Sandra Bullock picked up the show's first favorite humanitarian award for her efforts in New Orleans.
Besides Aguilera other performers included Jason Aldean and Alicia Keys.
The annual celebration was hosted by “The Big Bang Theory” actress Kaley Cuoco and took place at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.
This report contains material by the Associated Press