Viacom’s MTV on Wednesday unveiled the nominations for the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs), with Taylor Swift leading the pack with six nominations. Shawn Mendes nabbed five nominations, while Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran earned four each.
Eminem who has not released anything this year, expect dropping a verse for Big Sean’s “No Favors,” and having 3 shows in Uk, receives 2 nominations: “Best Hip-Hop” and “Best Live”
The 2017 MTV EMAs will air live from London’s SSE Arena, Wembley on Sunday, Nov. 12. Rita Ora was recently announced as this year’s host and will also perform at the show.
Check out the full nominations below:
Clean Bandit – Rockabye ft. Sean Paul & Anne-Marie
DJ Khaled – Wild Thoughts ft. Rihanna, Bryson Tiller
Ed Sheeran – Shape of You
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee – Despacito (Remix) ft. Justin Bieber
Shawn Mendes – There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back
Foo Fighters – “Run:
Katy Perry – “Bon Appetit” ft. Migos
Kendrick Lamar – “Humble”
Kyle – “iSpy” ft. Lil Yachty
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”
BEST HIP HOP
Lana Del Rey
Thirty Seconds To Mars
The Head And The Heart
BEST WORLD STAGE
Steve Aoki – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2016
Kings of Leon – Live from Oude Luxor Theatre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 2016
DNCE – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017
The Chainsmokers – Live from Isle of MTV Malta 2017
Foo Fighters – Live from Barcelona, Spain 2017
BEST LOCAL ACT
Bruno Mars (U.S.), Little Mix (U.K. & Ireland), Drake (Canada), Justin Bieber (Canada) and Kygo (Norway) are among those nominated for their respective home regions. In the Best U.S. Act voting category, wildcard nominee Fifth Harmony has been chosen by fans via social vote. Similarly, Louis Tomlinson has been chosen by fans via social vote for Best U.K. & Ireland Act.
VOTE EMINEM FOR “BEST LIVE” HERE.
VOTE EMINEM FOR “BEST HIP HOP” HERE.