Wednesday , 22 January 2020

Countdown is on for MTV EMA’s in Glasgow – Nominees announced

MTV will transform Glasgow's Hydro on 9th November
MTV will transform Glasgow’s Hydro on 9th November

The MTV Europe Music Awards come to Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on 9th November and the excitement is already building! MTV’s global celebration of the hottest stars in music recognises artists from around the world and across genres, and brings together music fans everywhere for a one-of-a-kind experience in the weeks leading up to and at the show.

The global music network announced the list of Award Nominees today, with British sensation Sam Smith receiving 4 nominations. Scotland’s own Calvin Harris could also be up for a prize, with a nomination in the Electro category.

Nominees include:2014_MTV_EMA_Logo

Best Pop Act – One Direction, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, 5 Seconds of Summer, Ariana Grande

Best Song – ‘Dark Horse’ by Katy Perry, ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams, ‘Problem’ by Ariana Grande, ‘Stay with Me’ by Sam Smith, ‘The Monster’ by Eminem

Best Female – Katy Perry, Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift

Best Male – Eminem, Justin Bieber, Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams

Best Live Act – Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, One Direction

Best Electronic Act – Avicii, Calvin Harris, Afrojack, David Guetta, Hardwell

Best Video – ‘Dark Horse’ by Katy Perry, ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams, ‘Chandelier’ by Sia, ‘Hideaway’ by Kiesza, ‘Black Widow’ by Izzy Azalea

X Factor judge Cheryl Cole managed to make the shortlist of Wild Card for Worldwide Act category.

The 2014 Awards will also see the fanbase of the worlds top bands go head to head for the title of EMA Biggest Fans on Twitter & Instagram, with One-Directioners facing competition from Beliebers and those following 5SOS, Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande.

With just 53 days to go, KaleidoScot will be bringing you all the big news from the Hydro as Scotland welcomes the most popular music stars and the eyes of the world, for one huge party.

The SSE Hydro will welcome the world's biggest music acts - Pic: STV
The SSE Hydro will welcome the world’s biggest music acts – Pic: STV


About Stuart Duffy

Stuart Duffy
Stuart is a Glasgow-based journalist covering LGBTI issues and has been published in ScotsGay Magazine, Gay Star News, Pink News as well as numerous local publications over the past 18 years. Brought up in his hometown of Cowdenbeath in Fife, he has studied Radio Broadcasting and Event Management and has worked with leading businesses such as BSkyB and most recently Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. He has a keen interest in politics, current affairs and entertainment and when he's not writing Stuart is usually found in the City shops with his partner and young daughter.

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