during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000563=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000563=)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
The flags of participating nations displayed, during the closing ceremony for the  2012 Paralympics Games. Photo: AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
The flags of participating nations displayed, during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics Games. Photo: AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000563=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000563=)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=003099000262=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=003099000262=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/=043011000562=)
during the closing ceremony for the   2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
during the closing ceremony for the 2012 Paralympics games, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

The closing ceremony of the most successful Paralympic Games rounded off a spectacular summer of sport in Britain as the Olympic Stadium once again hosted a memorable party for athletes and fans alike.

Coldplay, Rihanna and Jay-Z rocked the Olympic Stadium on Sunday night to give the Paralympians a rousing send-off.