The MTV EMA Awards took place in Belfast last night (Nov 6th) and as usual Lady Gaga won big. The attention-seeking pop star took home four dongs. Sorry, gongs.
The awards were hosted by Selena Gomez and featured performances from all the big guns: Coldplay, Jessie J and, erm, LMFAO.
Lady Gaga tried to keep it simple and sane this year, just opting for a subtle moonscape, chains, a huge flower dress and a blue orb on her head.
Brian May and Katy Perry onstage at the MTV EMAs. Perry took home the award for Best Live Act.
Justin Bieber turned the Lego hair upside down to sport a dated quiff look, as he picked up awards for Best Male Act, Best Pop Act, and Worst Rapper. One of these is not true.
Disney favourite Selena Gomez performed in a ring of fire before hosting the MTV EMAs in Belfast last night (Nov 6).
Jessie J and David Guetta pray to the gods of plastic pop from behind the decks at another MTV EMA ceremony.
This year’s publicity stunt? A stage-managed streaker ran up to Hayden Panettiere as she was about to present Lady Gaga with the award for Best Song. Did Gaga come out laughing, or even with a smile on her face? Fraid not.
Perennial MTV junkies 30 Seconds To Mars won two awards, Best Alternative Act and the rather bizarre Best World Stage award.
Red Hot Chili Peppers played a show at the nearby Ulster Hall as part of the ceremony. Get the full story on the MTV EMA awards here.
The MTV EMAs like to award one gong to complete nobodies once a year, and 2011 saw Big Bang win the Tokio Hotel Award for Best Worldwide.
Lady Gaga doing her thing. She’s about to crack a smile, honest.
Best New Act and Best Push went to Bruno Mars.
Jessie J performed but went home empty handed.
Queen were given the Global Icon award and celebrated by performing ‘We Are The Champions’ with guest singer Adam Lambert.