Beth Ditto and Jarvis Cocker duet at Shockwaves NME Awards

The duo cover an '80s classic

The Gossip’s Beth Ditto and Jarvis Cocker wowed the Shockwaves NME Awards today (March 1) by performing a stunning duet.

The duo amazed the Hammersmith Palais in London with a cover of Heaven 17’s 1983 Number Two hit ‘Temptation’.

Other live performances which have taken place so far today have included Kasabian, The Killers, Kaiser Chiefs and The View.

For all the latest rolling news, backstage gossip and spats from the Shockwaves NME Awards 2007 go to NME.COM/Awards.

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Meanwhile get next week’s special edition issue of NME out on UK newsstands from March 7 for the ultimate coverage of the Shockwaves NME Awards 2007.