Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Karen O wins Shockwaves NME Awards Hottest Female honour

Singer wins honour ahead of Katy Perry and Lady Gaga

Yeah Yeah YeahsKaren O has been crowned Hottest Female at tonight’s (February 24) Shockwaves NME Awards in London.

The singer was voted winner ahead of Katy Perry, Rihanna and Lady Gaga, who also performed well in the NME.COM voting stakes.

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