The 2011 MTV European Music Awards (MTV EMAs) nominees were announced by MTV Networks International on September 19, 2011.
Lady Gaga unsurprisingly dominates the main categories with a whooping six nods including Best Song, Best Video, Best Female, and Best Pop.Following closely behind are Katy Perry and Bruno Mars with four bids each.Justin Bieber earns three nominations, along with Adele and Thirty Seconds To Mars.Some other famous artists such as Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Eminem, Kanye West, Rihanna and Jessie J. are also named in the nominee list.
Katy Perry, who won the 2011 MTV VMA Video of the Year, earns four MTV VMA
nominations including Best Song (Firework), Best Female, Best Pop, and Best Live Act
Bruno Mars also wins four bids for Best Song (Grenade), Best Male, Best New Act, and Best Push Act
“U Smile” star Justin Bieber gets three 2011 MTV VMA nominations for Best Male, Best Pop, and Biggest Fans. “Just got word that we got 3 MTV EMA Nominations for Best Male, Best Pop, Biggest Fans!! THANKS SO MUCH! LEt's VOTE!!!” he tweeted
“Someone Like You” singer Adele, who is currently the top-selling artist of the year, scores three 2011 MTV VMA nominations for Best Song and Best Video (Rolling in the Deep), and Best Female
Rock band “Thirty Seconds To Mars” receives three 2011 MTV VMA nominations for Best Alternative, Best World Stage Performance, and Biggest Fans
Beyonce gets a 2011 MTV VMA nomination for Best Video – “Run the World (Girls)”
“American Idol” judge Jennifer Lopez wins a 2011 MTV VMA nomination for Best Song – “On the Floor” (featuring Pitbull)
Jay-Z and Kanye West (left) score a 2011 MTV VMA nomination for Best Hip-Hop