Her hit song "Call Me Maybe" dominated the top of the charts and she found her place as force to be reckoned with in the pop music world.
But there's one pop star who lead the way and Carly Rae isn't trying to take over her reign.
We're talking about pop princess (and new X Factor judge) Britney Spears!
Carly is on the October cover of Fashion magazine where she revealed, "No one can do Britney again. She did a great job at it. I just want to be the best Carly Rae I can be!"
Watch the rest of the video to find out more about what's next for Carly--including a guest spot on 90210 and the release of her album Kiss on September 18th!
It's the bomb: Check out some hilarious photobombs and vote for your faves right here!
Gallery | 2012 Teen Choice Awards