Green Day picked up seven awards, including best group, at the MTV music awards, in Florida on Sunday.
The Black Eyed Peas brought some colour to proceedings.
Film stars Orlando Bloom and Kirsten Dunst, who appear together in Elizabethtown, also made an appearance.
Double award winner Kelly Clarkson articulates her joy at winning.
British band Coldplay were one of the performers on the night.
The awards were hosted by P Diddy. His fee for the work is not known.
MC Hammer rolled back the years with a performance of U Can't Touch This.
Kanye West was one of the few hip hop success of the night, winning one award for best male.
Alicia Keys won her award for best R&B video.