Coldplay, Green Day Big MTV Europe Winners


Coldplay and Green Day won two awards apiece at the MTV Europe Music Awards Thursday night.

The event was held at the Atlantic Pavilion in Lisbon, Portugal, and hosted by Sacha Baron Cohen, in character as Kazakhstan television journalistBorat Sagdiyev.

Performers included Akon, Coldplay, Foo Fighters, Gorillaz & De La Soul, Green Day, Madonna, Pussycat Dolls, Robbie Williams, Shakira, System of a Down and Black Eyed Peas.

Presenters included Alison Goldfrapp, Anastacia, Brittany Murphy, Craig David, Diego Luna, Gael Garcia Bernal, Jared Leto, John Legend, Luis Figo, Nelly Furtado, Nuno Gomez, Sean Paul, Shaggy, Sugababes and tATu.