Who's Leading the Pack with the MTV EMAs Nominations?

The MTV EMAs, the European answer to the VMAs, has just announced the nominees for 2019 and it’s a lot of familiar faces that are just as popular stateside as they are across the pond.

Ariana Grande leads the pack with seven nods total, in several top categories including Best Song, Video, Live Show, Fans and the top prize Best Artist.

A hair behind AG with six honors are Shawn Mendes and two newcomers, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X.

The EMAs will air live on MTV in almost 180 countries on November 3rd.

Check out the full list of nominees below:

BEST VIDEO

Ariana Grande, “thank u, next”

Billie Eilish, “bad guy”

Lil Nas X, “Old Town Road (Remix)”

Rosalia, J Balvin, “Con Altura”

Taylor Swift, “ME!”

BEST ARTIST

Ariana Grande

J Balvin

Miley Cyrus

Shawn Mendes

Taylor Swift

BEST SONG

Ariana Grande, “7 rings”

Billie Eilish, “bad guy”

Lil Nas X, “Old Town Road (Remix)”

Post Malone, Swae Lee, “Sunflower”

Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, “Señorita”

BEST COLLABORATION

BTS, Halsey Boy, “With Luv”

Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus, “Old Town Road (Remix)”

Mark Ronson, Miley Cyrus, “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart”

Rosalia, J Balvin, “Con Altura”

Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, “Señorita”

The Chainsmokers, Bebe Rexha, “Call You Mine”

BEST NEW

Ava Max

Billie Eilish

Lewis Capaldi

Lil Nas X

Lizzo

Mabel

BEST POP

Ariana Grande

Becky G

Camila Cabello

Halsey

Jonas Brothers

Shawn Mendes

BEST LIVE

Ariana Grande

BTS

Ed Sheeran

P!nk

Travis Scott

BEST ROCK

Green Day

Imagine Dragons

Liam Gallagher

Panic! At The Disco

The 1975

BEST HIP-HOP

21 Savage

Cardi B

J. Cole

Nicki Minaj

Travis Scott

BEST ALTERNATIVE

FKA Twigs

Lana Del Rey

Solange

twenty one pilots

Vampire Weekend

BEST ELECTRONIC

Calvin Harris

DJ Snake

Marshmello

Martin Garrix

The Chainsmokers

BEST LOOK

Halsey

J Balvin

Lil Nas X

Lizzo

Rosalia

BIGGEST FANS

Ariana Grande

Billie Eilish

BTS

Shawn Mendes

Taylor Swift

BEST PUSH

Ava Max

Billie Eilish

CNCO

H.E.R.

Jade Bird

Juice WRLD

Kiana Ledé

Lauv

Lewis Capaldi

Lizzo

Mabel

Rosalia

BEST WORLD STAGE

Bebe Rexha, Isle of MTV Malta 2019

Hailee Steinfeld, Isle of MTV Malta 2018

Muse Bilbao, Spain 2018

The 1975, Lollapalooza Paris Festival 2019

twenty one pilots, Lollapalooza Paris Festival 2019

BEST ACT (Home Region)

Ariana Grande (US)

Taylor Swift (US)

Ed Sheeran (UK & Ireland)

Shawn Mendes (Canada)

Burna Boy (Africa)

 

Photo: Getty Ima

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