Nyashinski, Fally Ipupa, Davido & Tiwa Savage Among 2018 MTV EMA Nominees

The nominations for the 2018 MTV EMAs were announced on Thursday with Camila Cabello leading the charge with six nominations.

Camila Cabello is up for Best Song and Best Video for “Havana” while she will also compete in the best artist category. Ariana Grande, who has five nominations in total, is also up for best artist alongside Drake, Post Malone, and Dua Lipa.

Cardi B is nominated for Best New and Best Look, though missed out on the Best Hip-Hop category which includes Nicki Minaj, Drake, Eminem, Migos, and Travis Scott.

Africa also didn’t miss out in the MTV EMA 2018 nominations under Best African act as Kenya’s Nyashinski, Nigerian Davido and Tiwa Savage, also South Africa scooped two nominations with Distruction Boyz and Shekhinah, finally DRC Congo is also presented by Rhumba star Fally Ipupa.

Because it’s 2018 all of the nominees were announced via an ASMR video. You can check that out here or let the hairs on your arms stand up via the traditional list below. The 2018 MTV EMAs will take place in Bilbao, Spain on November 4.

Below are the 2018 MTV EMA Nominees

Best Artist

Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Drake
Dua Lipa
Post Malone

Best Video

Ariana Grande, “no tears left to cry”
Camila Cabello, “Havana” f. Young Thug
Childish Gambino, “This Is America”
Lil Dicky, “Freaky Friday” f. Chris Brown
The Carters, “APES**T”

Best Song

Ariana Grande, “no tears left to cry”
Bebe Rexha, “Meant To Be” f. Florida Georgia Line
Camila Cabello, “Havana” f. Young Thug
Drake, “God’s Plan”
Post Malone, “rockstar” f. 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 US Act (Best Local Act)

Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Imagine Dragons
Post Malone

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