Everything You Need To Know About The 2018 MTV EMA

We're breaking down everything you need to know ahead of the show.

The 2018 MTV EMA will touch down in Bilbao, Spain on Sunday November 4 at 22:00. The show will air live on MTV in Finland and mtvema.com.

Keep voting for your favorite artists here!

WHEN
MTV EMA will air live Sunday November 4 at 22:00 local time in Finland. The Red carpet show starts at 21:00.

WHERE
On MTV! There will also be a livestream on mtvema.com.

PERFORMERS
Nicki Minaj, Little Mix, Halsey, Bebe Rexha, Panic! At The Disco, Alessia Cara, David Guetta, Marshmello with Bastille and Anne-Marie, Jack & Jack, Jason Derulo, Rosalía, Hailee Steinfeld and Janet Jackson.

PRESENTERS
Lindsay Lohan, Anitta, Debby Ryan, Ashlee Simpson, Evan Ross, Michael Peña, Diego Luna, Sofia Reyes, Jourdan Dunn and Terry Crews.

HOST
Hailee Steinfeld

GLOBAL ICON AWARD
Janet Jackson will be honored with the Global Icon Award.

RED CARPET
The Red carpet show airs at 21:00 on MTV & mtvema.com, one hour before the EMAs.

NOMINEES
Check out all the nominees below and make sure to watch the show Sunday November 4 at 22:00 on MTV.

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 – Apeshit

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 XCXMTV 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 Finnish Act
Evelina
JVG
Mikael Gabriel
Nikke Ankara
Sanni

The biggest global music celebration of the year, the 2018 MTV EMA will be broadcast live on Sunday, November 4th at 22:00 from Bilbao Exhibition Centre, Spain.

Stay tuned and keep up with all of the MTV EMA action by following the show on Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat (@MTVEMA) and Facebook and follow the social conversation using #MTVEMA @MTVEMA.

Friday, 02. November 2018