Lady Gaga was the big winner as she received three awards for hit Bad Romance: best female, best pop act and best song while Katy Perry won the award for best video with California Gurls.
Lady Gaga couldn’t attend the EMA so she accepted her awards via satellite link from Budapest. She said: “This means so much to me, Europe, I love you. I hate not being there, I am working so hard.”
Teenage singer Justin Bieber also couldn’t attend the show but he won two awards for best male and best push act.
To sum up, Eminem won the award for the best hip-hop act, Paramore left home with the award for the best alternative act, best new act for Ke$ha, Linkin Park were named best live performers, 30 Seconds to Mars won best rock act.
Bon Jovi won a global icon prize for their three-decades in the music business.