Erin Brady (Miss Connecticut) Wins Miss USA 2013: Top 10 Highlights

In case you missed it, we’ve put together the Top 10 highlights from this years Miss USA pageant. Enjoy!

1. DJ Pauly D Supplies Some Entertainment

DJ Pauly D, Jersey Shore, Miss USA

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Spinning his new track “Back To Love” during the last moments of the competition, he was in heaven as he rocked his blow-out and fist pumps.

2. The Jonas Brothers Perform With Pom Poms

It’s all about the Jonas Brothers’ performance as the stunning contestant strut their stuff in their bikinis for the swimsuit competition. Starting off with their new single, it’s all about “pom poms” here.

3. Giuliana Rancic is Back Hosting With a New Co-Host

Nick Jonas is G’s new co-host this year.

And, this year, Giuliana got to design one of her own outfits for her hosting gig.

4. Donald Trump Makes An Appearance

Donald Trump, Miss USA

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Of course, at the end, Donald Trump announces with Miss Universe that the Miss Universe USA pageant will be taking place November 9, 2013 in Moscow.

5. Betsey Johnson Rocks The Judges Table Wearing Her Own Crown

Wendy Malick Brings Hot in Cleveland to the Judges’ Table.

Nene Leakes, Real Housewives

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Bravo’s Real Housewives of Atlanta star Nene Leakes Takes a Judge’s Seat Too!

6. Christina Milian Appears as a Judge With a Little Surprise

Christina Milian

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Her surprise is actually a new song she’s been working on with Jersey Shore’s Pauly D.

7. You Can Tweet the Top 10 Contestants Into the Next Round

This is the very first time that viewers were able to participate in voting. Miss Texas ends up winning over the Twitter world.

8. Miss Oregon Wins Miss Congeniality USA

Along with this title comes $1,000 as well.

9. Miss Photogenic USA Goes to Miss Utah

$1,000 and a “big weekend” at Trump’s Resort in Las Vegas is what Miss Utah gets to take home.

10. Miss Connecticut Wins Miss USA 2013

The Top Five were Miss Utah, Miss Alabama, Miss Illinois, Miss South Carolina, and Miss Connecticut. The finalist with the most tweets was Miss Texas, so there was actually a Top Six. Nonetheless, Miss Connecticut takes the crown.