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Last Updated: Tuesday September 25 2007 11:48 GMT

MTV Awards

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The MTV Video Music Awards is one of the biggest showbiz bashes on the planet, and attracts loads of stars from around the world to perform on stage and present prizes.

The main awards do is in the US in September, but the gongs on offer aren't the only prizes that MTV hands out.

There are separate award ceremonies all around the world, including Europe, Asia and Australia.

The MTV Europe Music Awards is perhaps the most important music awards in Europe, and every year it makes headlines.

The winners are chosen by fans from all over Europe who vote by phone or on the web.

There are usually about 14 categories ranging from pop to hip hop.

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