Closing Ceremony Extravaganza: A Look Back at London 2012

Following the drama of the London 2012 Olympics was a closing ceremony of epic proportions, which included fireworks, dancers with wings, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry, and a performance by the Spice Girls. Take a look back and the dramatic visual closing party.

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Thousands of excited fans watch the "Spice Girls" reunite at the Olympic Closing Ceremony.
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The London 2012 Olympics came to an end with spectacular fireworks.
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Kate Middleton and Prince Harry applaud the end of the Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics.
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A performer is suspended over the Olympic Stadium with fireworks sparkling off her costume.
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Emma Bunton (Baby Spice) brings her angelic charm back to the world stage, performing with the "Spice Girls" for the first time since their reunion tour.
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Victoria Beckham (Posh Spice) wows the crowd performing with the "Spice Girls" during the Closing Ceremony.
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Liam Gallagher, of the hit British band Oasis, performs "Wonderwall" during the Closing Ceremony.
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An artist clad in a skirt made of umbrellas performs during the Closing Ceremony.
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Bollywood dancers perform during a performance of "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life," by British comedian Eric Idle.
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British comedian Eric Idle sings "Always Look on the Bright Side" during the Closing Ceremony.
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Enthusiastic performers wave British Flags.
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Jessie J rides through the stadium atop a Rolls Royce as she performs at the Closing Ceremony.
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The lead singer of the Kaiser Chiefs, Ricky Wilson, sings "The Who's" classic, Pinball Wizard, while riding in on a scooter.
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Brand rides through the stadium on a psychedelic retro bus with go-go dancers.
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Annie Lennox performs during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Aug. 12, 2012, in London.
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British model Kate Moss poses on stage with a smoldering stare during the Closing Ceremony.
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British rap singer Tinie Tempah performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on Aug. 12, 2012.
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Artists perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games.
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George Michael performs "Freedom" during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Games.
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Confetti surrounds athletes waving their national flags during the Closing Ceremony, reminding viewers that the Olympics symbolize international unity and cooperation.
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Japan's athletes parade during the Closing Ceremony waving Japanese and Union Jack flags.
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Pretty in Pink: This athlete from the German team waves her homeland's flag during the athletes' parade at the Olympic stadium during the Closing Ceremony.
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British boy band One Direction sings their smash hit, "What Makes You Beautiful" during the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games.
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Performers clad in newspapers wave British flags during the Closing Ceremony.
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Acrobats wow the crowd, performing tricks against a backdrop of newspaper print at the Closing Ceremony.
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Artists don pointed orange hats at the Olympic stadium during the Closing Ceremony.
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Performers form the shape of the Union Jack at the 2012 Closing Ceremony.
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Britain's footballer David Beckham looks on ahead the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games.
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The Olympic Cauldron burns on during the Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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