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The Spice Girls -- Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, (Credit: Getty Images)

The Spice Girls -- Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm and Melanie Brown -- perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Olympics closing ceremony photos

Photos of the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

National flags fly as the stadium bursts into
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National flags fly as the stadium bursts into light at the start of the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British singer Annie Lennox performs during the closing
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British singer Annie Lennox performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

As the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games enter
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As the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games enter their closing ceremonies, British singer Annie Lennox entertains. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Annie Lennox and Roger Daltry team up for
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Annie Lennox and Roger Daltry team up for a performance during closing ceremonies for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British actor Eric Idle performs during the closing
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British actor Eric Idle performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The Spice Girls -- Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell,
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The Spice Girls -- Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm and Melanie Brown -- take the stage during closing ceremonies for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Victoria Beckham of The Spice Girls performs atop
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Victoria Beckham of The Spice Girls performs atop a London taxi during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Spice Girl Melanie Brown performs during the closing
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Spice Girl Melanie Brown performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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The Spice Girls perform atop stylish London cabs
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The Spice Girls perform atop stylish London cabs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Spice Girls Geri Halliwell performs during the closing
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Spice Girls Geri Halliwell performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic
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The closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British comedian Russell Brand performs during the London
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British comedian Russell Brand performs during the London 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British comedian Russell Brand performs during the London
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British comedian Russell Brand performs during the London 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony in the Olympic Stadium in east London. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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George Michael performs during the 2012 Summer Olympics
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George Michael performs during the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony in London. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British singer George Michael performs during the closing
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British singer George Michael performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Fireworks explode over Olympic Stadium during the London
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Fireworks explode over Olympic Stadium during the London 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Taio Cruz performs during the closing ceremony for
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Taio Cruz performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British musician Ray Davis performs during the London
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British musician Ray Davis performs during the London 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs during
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British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs during the London 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs during
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British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs on
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British DJ and musician Fatboy Slim performs on an inflatable octopus during the 2012 London Olympic Games closing ceremony. (Aug. 12, 2012).

Queen guitarist Brian May performs with British singer
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Queen guitarist Brian May performs with British singer Jessie J during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Queen drummer Roger Taylor performs at the closing
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Queen drummer Roger Taylor performs at the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Brian May of Queen and British singer Jessie
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Brian May of Queen and British singer Jessie J perform during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Fireworks over Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony
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Fireworks over Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

A giant tarpaulin depicting British model Georgia May
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A giant tarpaulin depicting British model Georgia May Jagger crosses the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

British models Lily Cole, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell,
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British models Lily Cole, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Alessandra Ambrosio, Jourdan Dunn, Karen Elson, Georgia May Jagger and Stella Tennant during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Model Kate Moss participates in the closing ceremony
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Model Kate Moss participates in the closing ceremony for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Artists perform during the closing ceremony for the
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Artists perform during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Matthew Bellamy of Muse performs during the closing
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Matthew Bellamy of Muse performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The Pet Shop Boys perform during the closing
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The Pet Shop Boys perform during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Chachi Valencia, aka The Rocket Man, is propelled
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Chachi Valencia, aka The Rocket Man, is propelled into the air during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Acrobats perform during the closing ceremony for the
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Acrobats perform during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Artists perform during the closing ceremony for the
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Artists perform during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

A tightrope walker performs during the closing ceremony
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A tightrope walker performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

London Mayor Boris Johnson hands the Olympic flag
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London Mayor Boris Johnson hands the Olympic flag to International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge during the closing ceremony for the Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Performers and flag bearers inside Olympic Stadium during
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Performers and flag bearers inside Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony for
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The Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Athletes parade through the stadium during the closing
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Athletes parade through the stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Men's marathon winners — gold medalist Stephen Kiprotich
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Men's marathon winners — gold medalist Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda, center, silver medalist Abel Kirui of Kenya, left, and bronze medalist Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich, also of Kenya — pose on the podium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The teams from Japan and Latvia enter the
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The teams from Japan and Latvia enter the stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Irish athletes parade during the closing ceremony for
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Irish athletes parade during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Members of team Mongolia parade through the stadium
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Members of team Mongolia parade through the stadium during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Dutch athletes parade during the closing ceremony for
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Dutch athletes parade during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

The Greek flag is raised during the closing
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The Greek flag is raised during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the
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Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympics. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Brazilian samba dancer Renato Sorriso, model Alessandra Ambrosio
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Brazilian samba dancer Renato Sorriso, model Alessandra Ambrosio and musician Seu Jorge perform at the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the
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Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympics. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the
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Artists perform during the Brazilian contribution to the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympics. (Aug. 12, 2012)

Brazilian samba dancer Renato Sorriso, left, performs during
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Brazilian samba dancer Renato Sorriso, left, performs during the closing ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Aug. 12, 2012)

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