Justin Timberlake was the big winner last night at the 10th annual MTV Europe Music Awards in Edinburgh, Scotland, triumphing in three categories. The 'N Sync singer won for best male, best pop and be

Justin Timberlake was the big winner last night at the 10th annual MTV Europe Music Awards in Edinburgh, Scotland, triumphing in three categories. The 'N Sync singer won for best male, best pop and best album for his debut Jive solo effort, "Justified." Heading into the gala, Timberlake had a leading five nominations.

Beyoncé took home two awards, best R&B and best song for "Crazy in Love" featuring Jay-Z. Voting for the latter was done live for the first time by viewers using short-messaging-service text messaging. Host Christina Aguilera converted one of her four nominations, taking best female honors. Sigur Ros claimed the prestigious best video nod for "Untitled 1."

Atlantic/Warner's breakthrough Jamaica-born vocalist Sean Paul was named best new act, beating out the likes of Timberlake, Good Charlotte, Evanescence and 50 Cent. Eminem claimed the best hip-hop act honor, while Detroit duo the White Stripes won best rock act and British act Coldplay was named best group.

Scottish rock act Travis spiced things up during a performance of "Beautiful Occupation," as it was flanked on-stage by 125 naked protesters of the war in Iraq.

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