Other artists nominated as the Best Alternative acts were Björk, Franz Ferdinand, The Hives and The Prodigy.
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𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐌𝐨𝐥𝐤𝐨 & 𝐀𝐦𝐲 𝐋𝐞𝐞 - 𝟐𝟎𝟎𝟒 𝐌𝐓𝐕 𝐄𝐌𝐀
𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐮𝐫𝐞 performed a set of nine songs at the pre-show, including Boys Don't Cry and Let's Go to Bed which Placebo once did their covers of.
𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐛𝐨 𝐟𝐞𝐚𝐭. 𝐑𝐨𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐭 𝐒𝐦𝐢𝐭𝐡 - 𝐁𝐨𝐲𝐬 𝐝𝐨𝐧’𝐭 𝐂𝐫𝐲, 𝐖𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐥𝐞𝐲 𝐀𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐚, 𝟐𝟎𝟎𝟒
𝐏𝐥𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐛𝐨 - 𝐋𝐞𝐭'𝐬 𝐆𝐨 𝐓𝐨 𝐁𝐞𝐝 (𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐫), 𝐈-𝐃𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐅𝐢𝐞𝐫𝐚 𝐌𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐨, 𝟐𝟎𝟏𝟖
𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐂𝐮𝐫𝐞 – 𝟐𝟎𝟎𝟒 𝐌𝐓𝐕 𝐄𝐌𝐀, 𝐑𝐨𝐦𝐞, 𝐅𝐮𝐥𝐥 𝐬𝐞𝐭
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𝑹𝒐𝒃𝒆𝒓𝒕 𝑺𝒎𝒊𝒕𝒉 also introduced Gwen Stefani during the main show of the event.
The Cure’s video for 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐄𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐟 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐖𝐨𝐫𝐥𝐝 was nominated at the Best Video category; they didn’t win though.
Linkin Park’s 𝑪𝒉𝒆𝒔𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝑩𝒆𝒏𝒏𝒊𝒏𝒈𝒕𝒐𝒏 together with Natasha Bedingfield and Joe Hahn presented Best Female nominees.
Placebo crossed paths with 𝐋𝐢𝐧𝐤𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐤 quite a few times, they played some festivals together, traveled over the US during Projekt Revolution tour 2007 and just shared a nice friendly attitude towards each other.
I hope you liked this short story behind this beautiful picture of Brian and Amy.
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