Davido And Tiwa Savage Make Best African Act At 2018 MTV EMAs Nomination List

Published 1 year ago by: CLARA JANCITA
at 01:23 PM, 5/10/2018 (1 year ago)

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Six highly rated acts from the African continent; Tiwa Savage (Nigeria), Davido (Nigeria), Destruction Boyz (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (DRC), Nyanshinski (Kenya) and Shekinah (South Africa) have made 2018 MTV EMA nomination list. The award night is scheduled to hold at Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Barakaldo, Biscay on Sunday, November 4.

MTV has announced nominations for the 2018 MTV EMAs, including six top acts from the African continent; DAVIDO (Nigeria), TIWA SAVAGE (NIGERIA), DISTRUCTION BOYZ (South Africa), FALLY IPUPA (DRC), NYASHINSKI (Kenya) and SHEKINAH (South Africa).

One winner will bring this category’s prestigious awards home from the ceremony which will be globally broadcast live from The “2018 MTV EMAs” at Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Barakaldo, Biscay on Sunday, November 4 at 9:00pm CAT on MTV (DStv channel 130.

 The broadcast from MTV's global network of channels in more than 180 countries and territories, reaches more than half a billion households around the world.


Internationally, Camila Cabello leads the nominations snagging six nods including “Best Song” and “Best Video” for her chart-topping hit “Havana” featuring Young Thug, as well as “Best Artist” alongside Ariana Grande and Post Malone, who follow Cabello with five nods each.

COMPLETE LIST – 2018 MTV EMA NOMINEES

BEST AFRICAN ACT
Davido (Nigeria)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
Distruction Boyz (South Africa)
Fally Ipupa (DRC)
Nyashinski (Kenya)
Shekinah (South Africa)

BEST ARTIST
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Drake
Dua Lipa
Post Malone

BEST VIDEO
Ariana Grande (no tears left to cry)
Camila Cabello (Havana ft. Young Thug)
Childish Gambino (This Is America)
Lil Dicky (Freaky Friday ft. Chris Brown)
The Carters (APES**T)

BEST SONG
Ariana Grande (no tears left to cry)
Bebe Rexha (Meant To Be ft. Florida Georgia Line)
Camila Cabello (Havana ft. Young Thug)
Drake (God's Plan)
Post Malone (rockstar ft. 21 Savage)

BEST POP
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Dua Lipa
Hailee Steinfeld
Shawn Mendes

BEST NEW
Anne-Marie
Bazzi
Cardi B
Hayley Kiyoko
Jessie Reyez

BEST LOOK
Cardi B
Dua Lipa
Migos
Nicki Minaj
Post Malone

BEST HIP HOP
Drake     
Eminem       
Migos
Nicki Minaj     
Travis Scott

BEST LIVE
Ed Sheeran     
Muse     
P!nk
Shawn Mendes
The Carters

BEST ROCK
5 Seconds Of Summer
Foo Fighters
Imagine Dragons
Muse
U2     

BEST ALTERNATIVE
Fall Out Boy
Panic! At The Disco       
The 1975
Thirty Seconds To Mars
twenty one pilots
     
BEST ELECTRONIC
Calvin Harris
David Guetta
Marshmello
Martin Garrix
The Chainsmokers     

BIGGEST FANS
BTS
Camila Cabello
Selena Gomez
Shawn Mendes
Taylor Swift

BEST WORLD STAGE
Clean Bandit        MTV Crashes Plymouth,        UK 2017
Charli XCX        MTV Crashes Plymouth,        UK 2017
David Guetta        Trafalgar Square, UK 2017
Jason Derulo        Isle of MTV Malta 2018
Post Malone        Wireless Festival, UK 2018
Migos                 Wireless Festival, UK 2018
J Cole                 Wireless Festival, UK 2018
Nick Jonas         MTV Spotlight @ Hyperplay, Singapore 2018
Alessia Cara         MTV Spotlight @ Hyperplay, Singapore 2018


BEST PUSH       
PRETTYMUCH (October 2017)     
Why Don't We (November 2017)
Grace VanderWaal (December 2017)     
Bishop Briggs (January 2018)     
Superorganism (February 2018)     
Jessie Reyez (March 2018)     
Hayley Kiyoko (April 2018)
Lil Xan (May 2018)     
Sigrid (June 2018)     
Chloe x Halle (July 2018)     
Bazzi (August 2018)     
Jorja Smith (September 2018)     

BEST US ACT
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Imagine Dragons
Post Malone


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