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In pictures: World Music Awards

Natalie Imbruglia

Singer Natalie Imbruglia arrives for the World Music Awards ceremony being held at London's Earls Court.

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson was booed by fans as he failed to meet them. He told reporters he would not be performing.

Peter Andre and Katie Price

Peter Andre and his wife Katie Price were all smiles for the cameras.

Maxi Jazz and Sister Bliss from the band Faithless

Maxi Jazz and Sister Bliss from the band Faithless arrive and prepare to perform later on.

Katie Melua

Katie Melua was on the red carpet having recently broken a record by playing the world's deepest underwater concert.

Michelle Heaton and Andy Scott-Lee

Michelle Heaton from the band Liberty X showed up with her new husband Andy Scott-Lee.

Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton presented the best pop artist award which went to Madonna, who was unable to attend the ceremony.

Bob Sinclar

French star Bob Sinclar scooped the award for the world's best DJ.

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