A slew of music stars both Canadian and non-Canadian hit Toronto this evening for the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards. From Katy Perry showing up with a cult of small children dressed as characters from her music videos to Carly Rae Jepsen performing with a shirtless Flo Rida, trust me - you really, really want to look at these photos.

Check out the below gallery for all the star-studded pics!

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