MTV News has a run-down of Thursday night’s MTV Europe Music Awards in Edinburgh, Scotland. *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake won three trophies, while Destiny’s Child star Beyonce Knowles took home two. But the big story of the night was the on-stage verbal sparring between host Christina Aguilera and her less successful rival Kelly Osbourne.
During the pre-show, Aguilera refused to walk the red carpet if Osbourne – a guest VJ for the event – was present. Kelly responded by called Aguilera’s music “crap” and saying she was a “cow.” Then later during the awards, a skit was aired of Aguilera throwing darts at a board decorated with a picture of Osbourne.
This irked the Ozzy Osbourne’s daughter when she came onstage later to present an award. “If Christina Aguilera has to resort to throwing darts at my head after everything she’s achieved and everything she’s done, then she’s a really sad, sorry person,” Kelly said. “And I take it as a complete compliment.”
Aguilera later said mockingly: “Honey, if you can dish it out, you’ve got to learn how to take it back.” Read more.