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Thursday 25 December 2014

Lady Gaga in Brit Awards treble

Lady Gaga picked up three gongs at the Brits
Lady Gaga picked up three gongs at the Brits
Lily Allen performs during the BRIT Awards 2010
Dizzee Rascal and Florence Welch perform on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
Robbie Williams performing on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
JLS (from left) Aston Merrygold ,JB, Oritse Williams and Marvin Humes, with the award for British Single during the BRIT Awards 2010
Florence Welch collects the award for Best British Album from designer Tom Ford during the BRIT Awards 2010
Cheryl Cole performing on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
Cheryl Cole performing on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
Jonathan Ross on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
Tom Meighan (left) of Kasabian collects the Best British Group award from Peter Kay during the BRIT Awards 2010
Geri Halliwell after she collected the award for 'Best Brit performance of 30 years' on behalf of the Spice Girls during the BRIT Awards 2010
Lily Allen performs on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010,
Lily Allen performs on stage during the BRIT Awards 2010
Seasick Steve arriving for the BRIT Awards 2010
Katie Melua arriving for the BRIT Awards 2010
Lady Gaga arriving for the BRIT Awards 2010
Amelle Berrabah (left) and Heidi Range of the Sugababes leaving the Brit Awards Universal afterparty at the mandarin Oriental in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday February 16, 2010. Photo credit should read: Zak Hussein/PA Wire
Robbie Williams arrives at the EMI Brit Awards 2010 afterparty in central London
Liam Gallagher accepts the Brits album of 30 years award at The Brit Awards 2010
Lady Gaga holds aloft the International Female Solo Artist award at this year's Brits
Lily Allen, who was named Best British Femaile Artist, performs during the Brit awards
Dizzee Rascal receives the award for British Male Solo Artist

US singer Lady Gaga did the treble at the 2010 Brit Awards, picking up the International Breakthrough Act, the International Female Artist and the International Album awards.

Cat Deeley presented the breakthrough act gong to the singer, who appeared to tear-up in an emotional thank-you speech.

She said: "Thank you so, so much. I love my fans. Thank you my fans in the UK, thank you."

The US star also performed at the star-studded show, and was introduced by host Peter Kay as "New York's answer to Sue Pollard".

The outlandish singer donned a huge white wig and mask as she played a low-key version of Telephone on the piano, saying: "This is for Alexander McQueen."

The slow number by Gaga, a massive fan of the designer who recently died, was quickly replaced by a thumping disco beat, as dressed in a hardly-there lace outfit she sang Dance In the Dark.

Jonathan Ross, dressed in a curious mix of a bowler hat and denim, said he had been "pimped" by Dizzee Rascal to present the International Female Artist award.

Lady Gaga looked shocked but thrilled when she heard she had won a second gong.

She walked elegantly up on to the stage, carrying a cup and saucer, to collect her trophy and told the crowd: "I'm so honoured to have these awards."

As she picked up the album gong for The Fame, she could not hold back her tears, and said it was the award that meant the most, because of all the hard work she had put into making the record.

Main winners

  • British male solo artist: Dizzee Rascal
  • International male solo artist: Jay-Z
  • British group: Kasabian
  • International female solo artist: Lady GaGa
  • British female solo artist: Lily Allen
  • British single: JLS for Beat Again
  • The MasterCard British Album: Florence And The Machine for Lungs

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