2012 London Olympics Closing Ceremony

2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British group Madness' saxophonist Lee Thompson performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A photo shows a general view of the Olympic Stadium in London during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. (Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Performers take part at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists carry a mock up Tower Bridge during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Timothy Spall plays Winston Churchill during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA General view taken prior to the start of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games, at the Olympic Stadium in London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA Picture of part of the stage taken prior to the start of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games, at the Olympic Stadium in London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Ex spice Girl Melanie Chisholm otherwise know as Mel C participates inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Neil Tennant of The Pet Shop Boys perform during the Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British band Spice Girls perform during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Olympic Stadium in east London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Spice Girls' Victoria Beckham performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Spice Girls Emma Bunton performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Spice Girls' Melanie Brown performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Geri Halliwell of the Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British group Madness performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British band One Direction performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Queen's guitar player Brian May performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British model Kate Moss performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Performs dance as they take part onstage inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Seachlights over the Olympic Stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 in London, England. Athletes, heads of state and dignitaries from around the world have gathered in the Olympic Stadium for the closing ceremony of the 30th Olympiad. (Credit: Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Steele/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Muse's guitar player Matthew Bellamy performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Britain's Prince Henry of Wales and Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, applaud in the stands of the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A tightrope walker performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Pascal Segretain/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British singer Ed Sheeran performs the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA Artists perform during Rio de Janeiro's presentation of the 2016 Olympic Games, during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, at the Olympic Stadium in London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Feng Li/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British singer Annie Lennox performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Chachi Valencia, alias The Rocket Man, is propelled in the air at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A tightrope walker performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Performers wearing LED head gear that glows green take part during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A giant tarpaulin depicting British model Georgia May Jagger crosses the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks lighten the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks burst over Olympics Stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British artist Russell Brand performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British artist Russell Brand performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Brazilian hip hop artist BNegao performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British artist Russel Brand performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
(FromL) Brazilian comedian Renato Sorriso, Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio and Brazilian musician Seu Jorge perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic cauldron is dismantled during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 at the Olympic stadium in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British artist Fat Boy Slim performs inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
DJ Fatboy Slim performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A photo shows the Olympic flame in the Olympic stadium in London during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
A ballerina from the Royal Ballet performs as a pheonix during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Olympic Stadium in east London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic cauldron with its 204 copper petals is dismantled during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 at the Olympic stadium in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: FRANCK FIFE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic flame is slowlly extinguished at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British group The Who's singer Roger Daltrey performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Clive Burnskill/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
British group The Who's singer Roger Daltrey performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Steele/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA General view taken during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
PICTURE TAKEN WITH A ROBOTIC CAMERA General view taken during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. (Credit: FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
An artist performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
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2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium in London at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium in London at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Scott Heavey/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Brazilian street dancer Renato Sorriso (L) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Brazilian hip hop artist BNegao (R) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
2012 Olympic Games - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
The Closing Ceremony on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Final fireworks lighten the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks light up the Olympic Stadium in London during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in London on on August 12, 2012 . (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A picture shows a general view of the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Olympic Stadium in east London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic Stadium in London during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in London on on August 12, 2012 . (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic cauldron with its 204 copper petals is dismantled and the Olympic flame is extinguished during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 at the Olympic stadium in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A man poses with a Brazilian flag (L) in the crowd during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in the Olympic Stadium in east London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium in London at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic flame is slowly extinguished during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Gamesat the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks light up the sky during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Gamesat the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium in London at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks light up the sky at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012 at the Olympic stadium in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes waves the Olympic flag during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Gamesat the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium in London at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Volunteers take pictures as fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Dancers perform during the extinguishing of the Olympic flame at the Olympic stadium in London during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Actors perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British singer Ed Sheeran (L) performs the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL COURT/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Volunteers take pictures as fireworks explode over the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British group Take That's lead singer Gary Barlow (C) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Spice Girls perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Geri Halliwell of the Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British ballerina Darcey Bucell (C) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Audience members holding Union Jack flags look on at performances inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British ballerina Darcey Bucell (C) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Spice Girls perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British ballerina Darcey Bucell (C) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British guitarist Brian May perfoms inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British group Take That perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic flame extinguishes during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks light up the Olympic Park in London during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in Londo on August 12, 2012 . (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
An artist performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks light up the Olympic Park in London during the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games in Londo on August 12, 2012 . (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Geri Halliwell of Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Melanie B of Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Final fireworks lighten the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Victoria Beckham of Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Emma Bunton (L) and Melanie C of Spice Girls perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Brasil's Renato Sorriso (orange) performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Singers Jessie J (L), Timie Tempah (C) and Taio Cruz perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Chachi Valencia alias "The Rocket Man" performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit:JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Singer Taio Cruz performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Chachi Valencia alias "The Rocket Man" performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Singer Tinie Tempah performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 12, 2012 in London. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Muse's guitar player Matthew Bellamy performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Brazil's singer Seu Jorge performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British band Beady Eye performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Melanie B of Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Victoria Beckham and Geri Halliwell of Spice Girls performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Perfomers parade with fancy dress and costume inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Perfomers parade with fancy costumes inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Singer Jessie J performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Perfomers parade with fancy costumes inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode from the periphery of the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A performer prepares to be launched from a cannon during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers gather inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British performer Seu Jorge sings inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers and athletes gather inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers dance in front of the Olympic flame inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Monthy Python's actor Eric Idle (C) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Artists perform during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Monthy Python's actor Eric Idle performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Monthy Python's actor Eric Idle performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Monthy Python's actor Eric Idle (R) performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A phoenix rises in front of the Olympic rings anbd flame inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (2nd L) speaks with Prime Minister David Cameron, (L) his wife Samantha (R) and LOCOG Chairman Lord Coe (2nd R) at the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode from the periphery of the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers and athletes take part in the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games (Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers and athletes take part in the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode from the periphery of the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British actor Eric Idle performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Britain's Prince Harry (L) speaks with President of the IOC Jacques Rogge (C) and the Mayor of Rio Eduardo Paes (R) during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012.(Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Darcey Bussell, Principal Ballerina with the Royal Ballet in London, strapped into a phoenix, is lowered next to the Olymnpic flame inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: SAEED KHAN/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Britain's Prince Harry (2nd R) and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (R) attend the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Britain's Prince Harry (R) poses for pictures with President of the IOC Jacques Rogge during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode above the Athletics stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Fireworks explode above the Athletics stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A general view of the Spice Girls performing in the Athletics stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on August 12, 2012. (Credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Queen drummer Roger Taylor performs at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes holds the Olympic Flag at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Dancers perform at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British guitarist Brian May (L) and Jesse J perfom inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes, holds the Olympic Flag at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Mayor of Rio de Janeiro, Eduardo Paes (R) holds the Olympic Flag next to IOC President Jacques Rogge (L) at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British artists Brian May (L), Roger Taylor (C) and Jesse J perfom inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British artists Brian May (L), Roger Taylor (R) and Jesse J perform inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussel performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers take part inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British Prima Ballerina Darcey Bussel performs during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers take part inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
IOC president Jacques Rogge looks at Locog president Sebastian delivering a speech during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
An artist performs at the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Two French athletes hug during the athletes parade at the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British artist Russell Brand poses with a performer during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Paddy Barnes (L) and Michael Conlan boxers and medallists from Ireland pose with their medals as they relax at the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
A performer attends the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Brazil's singer Marisa Monte performs at the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers celebrate at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers take part inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Performers wearing glowing headwear take part inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
Brazil's former football star Pele speaks at the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
The Olympic flame is extinguished as fireworks lit the sky at the end of the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games.(Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
2012 London Olympics - Closing Ceremony
British performer Seu Jorge (R) sings inside the Olympic stadium during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 12, 2012. Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 Olympic Games. (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
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