Seacrest, Wonder, Usher, others praise Dick Clark

Dick Clark, who died earlier this year, was the subject of a special tribute at the American Music Awards, which he created 40 years ago.

**FILE** Flowers are left at the star honoring television host Dick Clark on the Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on April 18, 2012. Clark, the television host and entrepreneur who helped bring rock 'n' roll into the mainstream on "American Bandstand," and later produced and hosted a vast range of programming from game shows to the New Year's Eve countdown from Times Square, died of a heart attack on April 18, 2012. He was 82. (Associated Press)

**FILE** Flowers are left at the star honoring television host Dick Clark on the Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on April 18, 2012. Clark, the television host and entrepreneur who helped bring rock 'n' roll into the mainstream on "American Bandstand," and later produced and hosted a vast range of programming from game shows to the New Year's Eve countdown from Times Square, died of a heart attack on April 18, 2012. He was 82. (Associated Press)

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