Singer Natalie Imbruglia arrives for the World Music Awards ceremony being held at London's Earls Court.
Michael Jackson was booed by fans as he failed to meet them. He told reporters he would not be performing.
Peter Andre and his wife Katie Price were all smiles for the cameras.
Maxi Jazz and Sister Bliss from the band Faithless arrive and prepare to perform later on.
Katie Melua was on the red carpet having recently broken a record by playing the world's deepest underwater concert.
Michelle Heaton from the band Liberty X showed up with her new husband Andy Scott-Lee.
Paris Hilton presented the best pop artist award which went to Madonna, who was unable to attend the ceremony.
French star Bob Sinclar scooped the award for the world's best DJ.