OutKast and Usher were the major winners at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Rome last night.

OutKast's duo of Andre 3000 and Big Boi took home the Best Group, Best Song and Best Video awards.

Usher was named Best Male Artist and also won the Best Album award for 'Confessions'.

Britney Spears was Best Female Artist, The Black Eyed Peas were Best Pop Act and Linkin Park were Best Rock Act.

Alicia Keys won the Best R&B award, with D12 named Best Hip-Hop Act.