As 30STM fans know, the MTV EMAs are in just a matter of a few weeks. As Mars fans eagerly click away to ensure that their favorite band wins in the three categories that 30STM was nominated for, other news about the awards show continues to crop up. The latest MTV EMA news to come out is the announcement of the nominees for Worldwide Act and Britney Spears finds herself among the nominees.
The Mirror is reporting that voting has been taking places for a little over a month. Fans around the world have been choosing their favorites via mouse click. The award highlights fans’ favorite hometown artists.
In addition to Britney Spears, the following artists have been nominated in the following regions:
Big Bang from Asia
Abdelfattah Grini from Africa/India/Middle East
Lena from Europe
Restart from Latin America
This award embraces diversity in the world of music.
30 Seconds to Mars & the Awards
30 Seconds to Mars is nominated in three categories this year– ‘Best Alternative’, ‘Biggest Fans’, and ‘Best World Stage’, according to the band’s online newsletter “Transmission.” The 30STM Echelon can access the MTV EMA website here to vote for Jared, Shannon and Tomo in these categories. Fans who want to rally support for the guys are also encouraged to post 30STM EMA banners on their websites. No word yet about whether or not Mars will have a special performance like they did for the MTV EMAs 2010.
Last year’s EMAs was hosted by Eva Longoria Parker.
Other MTV EMA 2011 Nominees
Other music luminaries nominated for awards include Britney Spears, Rihanna, Beyonce,Jennifer Lopez, Jay-Z and Kanye West, Pitbull, Eminem, Foo Fighters,Kings of Leon, David Guetta, the Beastie Boys and Justice.
- 30STM News: Free tickets for EMA city hall performances available starting today
30STM News: Selena Gomez talks about hosting the Europe Music Awards
- 30STM News: Lady Gaga to Perform at the MTV EMAs in Belfast
30 Seconds to Mars on track for the Guinness Book of World Records
Curious as to how you find 30 Seconds to Mars’ Twitter information? Have you been a fan of 30 Seconds to Mars singer and actor Jared Leto since the early days of his career? Is it common for you to play 30 Seconds to Mars music everywhere you go? Then you’re most certainly a Mars fan and you belong here. Stop in often for the latest scoop on what the band and the Echelon—that’s you—are up to!
Follow me on Facebook or Twitter