Ceremony will take place in Rotterdam in November
Beyonce, Justin Bieber and Adele lead this year’s MTV European Music Award nominations.
The 2016 ceremony will broadcast from the Ahoy in Rotterdam, Netherlands on Sunday, November 6.
Bieber and Beyoncé both lead the charge with five nominations a piece including Best Song, Best Video and Biggest Fans. Beyoncé recently gatecrashed an interview Chance The Rapper had with MTV at the VMAs.
Adele meanwhile is also up for four gongs including Best Female, Best Live, Best Song and Best UK And Ireland Act.
Coldplay are also up for four awards including Best Video, Best Live, Best Rock and Best UK And Ireland Act.
Elsewhere Kanye West is nominated for two awards – Best Hip-Hop and Best Video for ‘Famous’, NME cover star Zara Larsson is up Best New, Blossoms are up for Best Push and Kings of Leon, Radiohead, Tame Impala, The 1975 and twenty one pilots are up for the Best Alternative award.
The full list of nominations are as follows:
Adele – ‘Hello’
Justin Bieber – ‘Sorry’
Lukas Graham – ‘7 Years’
Mike Posner – ‘I Took A Pill In Ibiza’ (Seeb Remix)
Rihanna ft. Drake – ‘Work’
Beyoncé – ‘Formation’
Coldplay – ‘Up&Up’
Kanye West – ‘Famous’
Tame Impala – ‘The Less I Know the Better’
The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk – ‘Starboy’
twenty one pilots
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Kings Of Leon
twenty one pilots
Best World Stage
Duran Duran – Piazza Del Duomo, Milan (2015)
Ellie Goulding – Piazza Del Duomo, Milan (2015)
Jess Glynne – Isle of MTV, Malta (2016)
Martin Garrix – Isle of MTV, Malta (2015)
One Republic – MTV Evolution, Philippines (2016)
Tinie Tempah – MTV Crashes, Plymouth (2015)
Tomorrowland – Belgium (2016)
Wiz Khalifa – Isle of MTV, Malta (2016)
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