It's Ladies Night as Katy Perry and Lady Gaga Lead The Race With Five Nominations Each at the 2010 MTV EMAs

MTVNI Corporate Communications
2010-09-18 06:50 1972

- Katy Perry and Linkin Park Confirmed to Perform Live in Madrid 

LONDON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- MTV Networks International (MTVNI), owned by Viacom Inc (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B) today reveals this year's nominations for the 2010 EMAs, MTV's annual celebration of contemporary music and youth culture.   Set to take place at Caja Magica in Madrid, the 17th annual EMAs will broadcast live on MTV channels across the globe from Sunday 7th November 2010, 21:00 CET.   The 2010 MTV EMAs are sponsored by the new Suzuki Swift, Calvin Klein Jeans and Dell.

Two previous EMA winners are confirmed to perform on Sunday 7th November as part of the 2010 MTV EMAs. Pop superstar, Katy Perry and rock gods Linkin Park will be taking the stage, live in Madrid.

Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Rihanna go head to head in the Best Pop, Best Female and Best Song categories while Gaga is also celebrating a nod for Best Live Act and Katy Perry is up for Best World Stage Performance.

Elsewhere in the nominations list, released today, Eminem cements his reclaimed Hip Hop crown with four nominations including Best Song, Best Male and Best Video for his amazing Rihanna collaboration, "Love the Way You Lie."

British stadium rockers Muse along with Thirty Seconds to Mars, Linkin Park and Kings of Leon find themselves up against the Prince of Darkness, Ozzy Osbourne, while pop phenomenon Justin Bieber, Ke$ha, B.o.B, Plan B and Jason Derulo go all out in competition for Best New Act. 

The full list of nominations is below:

Best Rock Best Alternative
Kings Of Leon Gorillaz
Linkin Park Gossip
Thirty Seconds to Mars Paramore
Muse Vampire Weekend
Ozzy Osbourne Arcade Fire



Best Pop Best Hip Hop
Lady Gaga T.I.
Usher Eminem
Katy Perry Kanye West
Miley Cyrus Lil Wayne
Rihanna Snoop Dogg



Best Live Act Best Song
Bon Jovi Usher - OMG
Lady Gaga Katy Perry feat. Snoop Dogg - California Gurls
Muse Eminem feat. Rihanna - Love the Way You Lie
Kings of Leon Rihanna - Rude Boy
Linkin Park Lady Gaga - Bad Romance



Best Male Best Female
Eminem Lady Gaga
Justin Bieber Katy Perry
Usher Miley Cyrus
Enrique Iglesias Shakira
Kanye West Rihanna



Best New Act Best Video
Ke$ha Thirty Seconds to Mars - Kings and Queens
B.o.B Katy Perry - California Gurls
Jason Derulo Lady Gaga feat. Beyonce - Telephone
Plan B Plan B - Prayin'
Justin Bieber Eminem feat Rihanna - Love the Way You Lie



Best Push Act Best World Stage Performance
Ke$ha Green Day
Alexandra Burke Muse
Jason Derulo Thirty Seconds to Mars
Justin Bieber Katy Perry
Selena Gomez and The Scene Gorillaz
B.o.B Tokio Hotel
The Drums


Professor Green




Mike Posner


MTV EMA 2010 Regional Nominations:

Edo Maajka ADRIA Ove Godine
Gibonni ADRIA Zed Jam
Leeloojamais ADRIA Still I Try
Negative ADRIA Daj Mi Ritam
Gramophonedzie ADRIA Why Don't You
Mohammed Hamaki ARABIA Ahla Haga Feki
Khaled Selim ARABIA Kan fein
Joseph Attieh ARABIA Marmoum
Charlie Straight CZECH & SLOVAK Your House
Rytmus CZECH & SLOVAK Verejny Nepriatel
Aneta Langerova CZECH & SLOVAK V Bezvetri
Ewa Farna CZECH & SLOVAK Maska
Marek Ztraceny CZECH & SLOVAK Levna instituce
Medina DENMARK Vi To
Turboweekend DENMARK Trouble Is
Rasmus Seebach DENMARK Lidt I Fem
Alphabeat DENMARK Heat Wave
Burhan G DENMARK Mest Ondt
Jenni Vartiainen FINLAND NETTIIN
Pony Pony Run Run FRANCE Hey You
Sexion d'Assaut FRANCE Desole
David Guetta FRANCE Memories
Ben l'Oncle Soul FRANCE Seven Nation Army
Phoenix FRANCE Lisztomania
Xavier Naidoo GERMANY Alles kann besser werden
Unheilig GERMANY Geboren um zu Leben
Jan Delay GERMANY Disko
Sido GERMANY Der Himmel soll warten (Feat. Adel Tawil)
Gentleman GERMANY To The Top
Myron Stratis GREECE Oxi ego
Μelisses GREECE Kryfa
STAVENTO GREECE San erthei i mera
Sakis Rouvas GREECE Spase to hrono
Vegas GREECE Tous ponaei
The Van Jets Dutch/Belgian Down Below
The Opposites Dutch/Belgian Licht uit
Caro Emerald Dutch/Belgian A Night Like This
Waylon Dutch/Belgian Happy Song
Stromae Dutch/Belgian Alors On Danse
NEO HUNGARY Serial Killer
Hadag Nahash ISRAEL Shir Nehama (Consolation Song)
Infected Mushroom ISRAEL Smashing The Opponent
Ivri Lider ISRAEL Jesse
Karolina ISRAEL Sorry Charlie
Sarit Hadad ISRAEL Do You Love Me
Malika Ayane ITALY Satisfy My Soul
Dari ITALY Piu di te
Marco Mengoni ITALY Stanco (Deeper Inside)
Sonohra ITALY Good Luck My Friend
Nina Zilli ITALY L'Uomo Che Ama Le Donne
Lars Vaular NORWAY Rett Opp Og Ned
Karpe Diem NORWAY Byduer I Dur
Tommy T NORWAY About That Girl
Casiokids NORWAY En Vill En
Susanne Sundf0r NORWAY The Brothel
Hey POLAND Kto tam? Kto jest w srodku?
Mrozu POLAND Miliony Monet
Tede POLAND Glam Rap (feat. Natalia Lesz)
Agnieszka Chylinska POLAND Wybaczam Ci
Afromental POLAND Radio Song
Diabo na Cruz PORTUGAL Dona Ligeirinha
Legendary Tiger Man PORTUGAL These Boots (feat. Maria)
Orelha Negra PORTUGAL A Cura
Deolinda PORTUGAL Um Contra Outro
Nu Soul Family PORTUGAL This Is For My People
Connect- R ROMANIA Burning Love
Inna ROMANIA Amazing
Dan Balan ROMANIA Chica Bomb
DeepCentral ROMANIA In Love
Edward Maya ROMANIA Stereo Love
A-studio RUSSIA "Urban"
Serebro RUSSIA "Ne vremia"
Dima Bilan RUSSIA Safety
Timati RUSSIA "Skolko stoit lyubov (SSL)"
Noize MC RUSSIA "Mizantrop-rap"
Najwa Nimri SPAIN El Ultimo Primate
Lori Meyers SPAIN Mi realidad
Mala Rodriguez SPAIN Dirty Bailarina (No pidas perdon)
Enrique Iglesias SPAIN I Like It
Lazee SWEDEN Calling Out
Robyn SWEDEN Dancing On My Own
Kent SWEDEN Idioter
Miike Snow SWEDEN Silvia
Swedish House Mafia SWEDEN One
Baschi SWITZERLAND Unsterblich
Lunik SWITZERLAND People Hurt People
Marc Sway SWITZERLAND Losing
Stefanie Heinzmann SWITZERLAND No One
Rox UK My Baby Left Me
Delphic UK Counterpoint
Tinie Tempah UK Frisky
Ellie Goulding UK Starry Eyed
Marina & The Diamonds UK Hollywood
Alyosha UKRAINE Sweet People
Antibodies UKRAINE Take Your All
Dio.filmy UKRAINE Mne uje 20
Kryhitka UKRAINE Epicentr
Max Barskih UKRAINE Agonia







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Winner of Best European Act, Best Push Act and Best World Stage Performance will be announced online at during the 2010 MTV EMAs on Sunday 7th November 2010.

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