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MTV European Music Awards 2009

  • Beyonce mesmerised the crowd as she took to the stage in this raunchy red number to perform her hit single 'Sweet Dreams' at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate last night (November 5) as part of the MTV Europe Music Awards 2009.

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  • Beyonce was a big winner at the MTV Europe Music Awards held in Berlin last night (November 5). The ex-Destiny's Child singer scooped three awards, including Best Female, Best Song for 'Halo' and Best Video for 'Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)', which she dedicated to her husband Jay-Z. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Held in Berlin to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Green Day were also victorious at the MTV Europe Music Awards last night (November 5) and walked away with the award for Best Rock Act. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Katy Perry wore a myriad of racy costumes as she hosted the MTV Awards in Berlin last night (November 5) – not least a custom-made corset complete with West Ham United badges. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Pete Wentz, who was described on MTV's website as "bassist, lyricist, author, designer, actor, master Twitterer and entrepreneur", was the digital presenter. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Shakira performed at the ceremony. She was up for Best Video but lost out to Beyonce's 'Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)'. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Always classy, Lil Kim rocks up the red carpet. She was a late addition to the presenters list along with David Hasselhoff. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Katy Perry ditched the Lolita look this year in favour of Cabaret-style raunch as she returned to hold court over preceedings for a second year. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Presenter Joss Stone admitted that she wants to do a song with Kings Of Leon (Daily Star) at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards last night (November 5), but is yet to receive the call. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Leona Lewis reused her halloween threads as she donned a vampiric gown for her performance. She went home empty-handed for a second year running. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Pixie Lott won the MTV Push Artist award at this week's EMAs. She was also up for Best New Act and Best European Act but lost out to Lady Gaga and the shocking Tokio Hotel respectively. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Placebo bizarrely won the award for Best Alternative Act, seeing off competition from Muse, Paramore, The Killers and The Prodigy. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Spandau Ballet arrive at the 16th annual MTV EMAs this week. Pic: PA Photos

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  • The Backstreet Boys were among the presenters at the awards. Others included Bar Rafaeli, Jean Reno, Jesse Metcalfe and tween faves The Jonas Brothers. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Katy Perry and Dave Grohl onstage at last night's MTV Europe Music Awards (November 5). Live performances at the show featured the likes of Foo Fighters, Leona Lewis and U2, who played at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate and collaborated with Jay-Z. Pic: PA Photos

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  • Katy Perry was presumably wearing this garment as a tribute to her new boyfriend Russell Brand, who is an avid fan of West Ham United. She also had the word 'Rusty' written across her bum, again alluding to Brand (he writes on Twitter under the name Rustyrockets). Pic: PA Photos

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