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Katy Perry wins top prize at 2013 MTV EMA music awards

Katy Perry won the award for best female singer at the 2013 MTV EMA music awards in Amsterdam on Sunday, pipping Lady Gaga and Miley Cyrus to the post.

The accolade makes it her third EMA prize.

"This is so cool. I was sitting backstage drinking champagne, looking at all those amazing artists, thinking I'm not going to win,'' she said.

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