The nominations are to be announced on October 3 in London and Stockholm, and winners will be voted for by music fans themselves.
Robbie has received five nominations in his career for the MTV Awards in previous years, though last year’s winner’s list was dominated by Britney Spears and Boyzone, with Best Male Artist going to Will Smith.
Meanwhile, the nominations for the MOBO awards have been announced, with Craig David receiving six nominations – four for his solo work and two for his collaborations with Artful Dodger and Robbie Craig. Other UK nominees include MJ Cole, Jamelia and Artful Dodger. The awards will be held at London Alexandra Palace on October 4 and will be hosted by Trevor Nelson and Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopez of TLC.