YOU Pick the Final Local Nominee!

YOU Pick the Final Local Nominee!

MTV have named all but one of the local contenders for Worldwide Act…but your votes will select the last nominee!

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EMA voting is about to get under way! And as always, music fans around the world have the power to pick the winners. The full list of nominees will be unveiled 15 September, when voting opens. But the EMA excitement starts early this year with a chance to decide who's in the running to be your local award winner.

MTV have picked some local favourites to vie for the Best UK & Ireland Act prize. The chosen artists are:
  1. Jess Glynne
  2. One Direction
  3. Years & Years
  4. Ed Sheeran
But picking the final nominee is up to you! Support one of these 'wild card' contenders from now through 14 September by tweeting using hashtag #MTVEMA plus one of the hashtags listed below. Each post using these hashtags counts as one vote. (Repeat, ONE vote—don't waste your time repeating hashtags in the same post!)

The nominee fans picked will be announced 15 September along with all of the main EMA category nominees. The winner of your local category will go on to compete to be a Worldwide Act winner!

Your wild card contenders and their hashtags are:
  1. Ellie Goulding - #NominateEllieGoulding + #MTVEMA
  2. Sam Smith - #NominateSamSmith + #MTVEMA
  3. Little Mix - #NominateLittleMix + #MTVEMA
  4. Tinie Tempah - #NominateTinieTempah + #MTVEMA
  5. Calvin Harris - #NominateCalvinHarris + #MTVEMA
  6. James Bay - #NominateJamesBay + #MTVEMA
So get to tagging now, and may the best wild card win!