Gnarls Barkley, Killers, Timberlake and Muse take home gongs

Gnarls Barkley and Justin Timberlake were the big winners at the MTV Europe Music Awards last night (November 2).

The groups took home two gongs each from the ceremony held in Copenhagen, Denmark, with Timberlake being named Best Male Act and Best Pop, while Danger Mouse and Cee-Lo’s project picked up Best Song for ’Crazy’ and the Future Sounds award, which was voted for by artists rather than viewers.

Hosted by Timberlake, other winners at the bash included The Killers for in the best Best Rock category and Muse, who won the Best Alternative prize.

The Kooks were named the UK & Ireland Act of the year, while new rave godfathers Simian were given Best Video for the Justice remix of ‘We Are Your Friends’.

The full winners are:

Best Male Act – Justin Timberlake

Best Female – Christine Aguilera

Best Group – Depeche Mode

Best Rock – The Killers

Best Hip Hop – Kanye West

Best Alternative – Muse

Best Song – Gnarls Barkley’s ‘Crazy’

Best R&B – Rihanna

Best Pop – Justin Timberlake

Best Album – Red Hot Chili Peppers – ‘Stadium Arcadium’

Best Video – Justice Vs Simian – ‘We Are Your Friends’

Future Sounds – Gnarls Barkley

UK & Ireland Act – The Kooks

Adriatic Act – Alexandra Kovaè

African Act – Freshlyground

Baltic Act – BrainStorm

Danish Act – Outlandish

Dutch & Belgian Act – Anouk

Finnish Act – Poets of the fall

French Act – Diam’s

German Act – Bushido

Italian Act – Finley

Norwegian Act – Marit Larsen

Polish Act – Blog 27

Portuguese Act – Moonspell

Romanian Act – DJ Project

Russian Act – Dima Bilan

Spanish Act – La Excepción

Swedish Act – Snook

Performers on the night included The Killers, Timberlake, P Diddy, Keane and Muse, whose rendition of ‘Starlight’ included the biggest ever laser beam to be featured on a TV programme.