The 2012 London Olympics has finally commenced. The event had a lot of scandals, wins, losses, sadness, happiness and glory. So when the closing ceremony happened, it was one to be remembered.
The closing ceremony was filled with a lot of lights, fireworks, music, dancing and champions. Olympians from all over the world came to say farewell to another Olympic event. A lot were in tears as the Olympic flag was brought down. It was a really emotional event. A lot of celebrities, artists and models were also their as part of the event where they performed with all the glory of the Olympics. Artists like One Direction,, , , Jessie J, Taio Cruz, Spice Girls, , Muse and The Who came and rocked the night away. Check out the amazing highlights in photos above courtesy of acclaimed photographers Mike Hewitt, Clive Brunskill, Scott Heavey, Quinn Rooney, Lars Baron, Michael Regan, Jeff J Mitchell, Stu Forster, Hannah Johnston and Pascal Le Segretain of Getty Images, Kai Pfaffenbach, Dylan Martinez, Sergio Moraes, Luke Macgregor and Fabrizio Bensch of Reuters and Ivan Sekretarev, Dmitry Lovetsky, Alastair Grant, Martin Meissner, Charlie Riedel and Sergei Grits of AP.
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