The 2012 Golden Gods Awards took this place this past Wednesday (4/11) in Los Angeles. Among the award winners were Nikki Sixx (best bassist), Slash (Riff Lord), Slipknot (Comeback of the Year), Amy Lee of Evanescence (Best Female Vocal), Wrestler C.M. Punk (Most Metal Athlete), Gene Simmons (Golden God) and Rush (Ronnie James Lifetime Achievement Award).

Aside from the awards, the program had some amazing collaborative performances, Below are some of the highlights including a somewhat surprising yet awesome guest that joined Marilyn Manson on stage.

Corey Taylor from Slipknot, Machine Head's Robb Flynn and Trivium perform Metallica's "Creeping Death."

Twisted Sister's Dee Snider performs Twisted's hit '" Wanna Rock" with the Black Veil Brides:

Slash rocks with Alice Cooper on "Schools Out"

Actor Johnny Depp joins Marilyn Manson for "Sweet Dreams"