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MTV Video Music Awards 2011
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British singer Adele performs 'Someone Like You' at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on Aug. 28. Adele got a standing ovation for her strong singing.
Lady Gaga, dressed as a man, performs 'You and I' with Brian May from Queen at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on Aug. 28, 2011.
Singer Chris Brown performs at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Rapper Lil Wayne performs at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Singer Justin Bieber accepts the award for best male video for 'U Smile' at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Singer Beyonce places her hands on her belly as she poses at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards. Beyonce and husband, rapper Jay-Z, will welcome their first child next spring.
Rappers Kanye West and Jay-Z (wearing black cap) perform at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Singer Bruno Mars performs during a Amy Winehouse tribute at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Singer Tony Bennett takes the stage for a tribute to late singer Amy Winehouse at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Rapper and singer Nicki Minaj accepts the best hip hop video award for 'Super Bass' at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Rapper Kanye West (l.) and singer Katy Perry accept the award for best collaboration for 'E.T.' at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
Actors Jack Black (l.), Will Ferrell (c.), and Seth Rogen (r.) perform as Beastie Boys from the future at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
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