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29 Photos From Backstage At The MTV EMAs

So many stars. So little time.

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1. Liam Payne showed up in this eye-catching outfit.

Instagram: @liampayne

2. Before changing and performing for the crowds.

Instagram: @liampayne

3. Bonus tweet... here he is trying to race Stormzy on a skateboard backstage only to fall over.

Backstage antics at the @MTVEMA’s @Stormzy1

4. Madison Beer was also in attendance and had a go skateboarding backstage as well.

Instagram: @madisonbeer

5. Rita Ora turned up to host the whole thing wearing a bath robe and towel, as you do.

Instagram: @ritaora

6. Demi Lovato looked like an absolute queen before she also took to the stage.

Instagram: @ddlovato

7. Camila Cabello looked like a real life princess on the red carpet.

Instagram: @camila_cabello

10. The MTV presenting crew showed us a glimpse of what was to come.

Instagram: @mayajama

11. Then Maya Jama revealed her final look.

Instagram: @mayajama

12. Charli XCX debuted a new hair cut.

Instagram: @charli_xcx

13. French Montana hung out during the event.

Instagram: @frenchmontana

14. Shawn Mendes not only won on the night but turned up in this dapper suit too.

Instagram: @shawnmendes

15. Stormzy enjoyed himself while winning.

Instagram: @stormzyofficial

16. Nick Grimshaw was on hand to give Rita some moral support during hosting duties.

Instagram: @nicholasgrimshaw

17. And tried on one of her many outfit changes from the night.

Instagram: @nicholasgrimshaw

18. Lana Del Rey showed off the results of her glam squad.

Instagram: @lanadelrey

19. And spent time with Camila Cabello and Laura Whitmore.

Instagram: @thewhitmore

20. Hailey Baldwin presented an award.

Instagram: @haileybaldwin

21. Jedward were also there to mingle.

Instagram: @jepicpics

22. And found and befriended Jackson Wang backstage.

Instagram: @jepicpics

23. Travis Scott performed on this great flying device while everyone hoped he'd confirm Kylie Jenner's pregnancy.

Instagram: @travisscott

He didn't.

24. Tallia Storm represented the UK well at the European awards.

Instagram: @tallia_storm

25. Clean Bandit got their pose on as they arrived.

Instagram: @cleanbandit

26. And shared this picture performing with Zara Larsson.

Instagram: @cleanbandit

27. Ella Eyre got involved as well.

Instagram: @ellaeyre

28. Vicky Pattison showed up to enjoy the night of music.

Instagram: @vickypattison

29. And had this to say after she was papped looking dishevelled in a McDonalds after leaving the after party at the end of the night.

Instagram: @vickypattison

"Yes I had a fab night, yes I had some g&t's and YES.. I back doored the after party and went to McDonald's at the end of the evening... THERE'S NO SHAME IN MY GAME... So better luck next timeeeee 😂😂😂😂😂😂 I'm all thick thighs and extra fries my friends... And I am not changing for anyone!"