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Stars aligned in Tampa for Jingle Ball 2013

TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - The stars aligned at the Tampa Bay Times Forum Wednesday night as some of the hottest names in music came together for 93.3 FLZ's Jingle Ball.

The star-studded lineup included Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke, Enrique Iglesias, Flo Rida, Austin Mahone, Ariana Grande, Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony, and Travie McCoy.

And, they didn’t disappoint.

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Hours before the doors opened, the plaza was packed with screaming fans for the Preshow FREEshow, which didn’t require a ticket to the main show. The preshow offered fans a chance to watch artists like Tegan and Sara, Fifth Harmony, Travie McCoy, and Austin Mahone perform up close. Mahone even surprised fans by giving out tickets to the main show to three lucky people making their holiday more the merrier.

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More than ten thousand fans cheered throughout the night hearing Miley Cyrus sing several fan favorites including the hit ‘We Can’t Stop’ dressed in a holiday-themed outfit. And Robin Thicke, donning a dark-colored suit and sunglasses, performed his smash hit ‘Blurred Lines.’

CLICK HERE to see photos of Miley Cyrus on stage

CLICK HERE to see photos of Robin Thicke on stage

On stage is where one man felt it was the perfect moment to propose to his girlfriend. She said yes!

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As if that wasn't special enough, right after the proposal, Jason Derulo took the stage, congratulated the couple and performed his fitting song, "Marry Me" as the couple danced along.

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Backstage some of the singers even revealed details about their holiday traditions. Flo Rida was asked what his favorite gift was as a child. He said a brand new basketball every year. And Travie McCoy said he plans to spend time with his family. As for his New Year's resolution, Travie said he plans to 'stop being so awesome.'

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The show was trending on social media throughout the night and received rave reviews from fans. Some said, “My mom said we are going to make it a Christmas tradition,” and others said ‘Jingle was perfect’ and ‘That was the best Jingle Ball yet.”

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