Monday, 21 September 2015

Diamond Platnumz To Rep East Africa At The MTV EMAs 2015

The nominees in all 2015 MTV EMA categories have just been announced and the voting race is on!

The 2015 MTV EMA will broadcast live across Africa on Sunday 25 October at 22:00 CAT on MTV (DStv channel 130) and MTV Base (DStv channel 322, GOtv channel 72) from the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, in partnership with Expo 2015.

East Africa will be represented by Diamond Platnumz. He will fight for the Best African Act gong with Davido, DJ Arafat and Yemi Alade.

Taylor Swift is leading the way with a record-breaking nine nominations, including three nods to her global smash hit Bad Blood for Best Song and Best Video, as well as brand new category Best Collaboration for her alliance with Kendrick Lamar.

Man of the moment Justin Bieber is up for no less than six MTV EMAs, boosted by the global success of his current chart-topping track What Do You Mean?

The 2015 MTV EMA will also see 2014 host Nicki Minaj and 2015 MTV VMA host Miley Cyrus face off in the Best Female category, and the world’s greatest boy bands One Direction and 5 Seconds of Summer.