Ariana Grande earns 7 nods at 2019 MTV EMAs

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 1 October 2019
Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande has received seven nominations for the 2019 MTV European Music Awards, with Shawn Mendes, Lil Nas X and Billie Eilish on her tail with six nods apiece

Ariana Grande dominates the nominations for the 2019 MTV EMAs with seven nods.

The 26-year-old pop superstar can now call the number seven her lucky number after being recognised in all of the seven major categories for the annual awards show, including Best Artist, Best Video for 'thank u, next' and Best Song for '7 Rings'.

Ariana is also up for Best Live, Biggest Fans, Best Act and Best Pop.

Shawn Mendes, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X follow closely behind with six nominations apiece.

The latter rapper's viral hit 'Old Town Road' is up for Best Video, Best Song, Best Collaboration for the Billy Ray Cyrus version, whilst he's also up for Best New artist, Best Look and Best US Act.

Billie Eilish is in with the chance of taking home Best Video and Best Song for 'bad guy', Best New, Biggest Fans, Best Push and Best US Act.

Canadian heartthrob Shawn has been shortlisted for Best Artist, Best Song and Best Collaboration for 'Señorita' featuring girlfriend Camila Cabello, Best Pop, Biggest Fans and Best Canadian Act.

Best New artist has the strongest year yet, with Lizzo, Lewis Capaldi, Ava Max and Mabel up against Billie and Lil Nas.

Taylor Swift is up for Best Video for ME!', Best Artist, Biggest Fans and Best US Act.

Whilst Liam Gallagher and The 1975 represent the British acts nominated for Best Rock with Green Day, Imagine Dragons and

Panic! At The Disco also in contention for the prize.

And Best Hip-Hop sees Cardi B, 21 Savage, J. Cole, Nicki Minaj and Travis Scott nominated.

This year's ceremony will take place at the FIBES Conference and Exhibition Centre in Seville, Spain, on November 3, and will air on MTV.

The full list of nominations is as follows:

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 US Act

  • Lil Nas X
  • Ariana Grande
  • Billie Eilish
  • Lizzo
  • Taylor Swift

Comments

1. Pliny2 Oct 2019, 6:03pm Report

a nod's as good as a wink to a blind bat

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