Yemi Alade, Davido up for Best African Act at 2015 MTV EMA

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It has been a stellar year for these two Nigerian acts who have been dominating the male and female categories in Nigerian music industry. Yemi Alade has been receiving nominations and awards all through this year and it’s no different for Davido. They are the only Nigerian representative in a Best African Act category also contested for by South African rapper AKA, Tanzania’s Diamond Platnumz and Ivorian DJ, DJ Arafat.
In the other categories, Justin Beiber and Taylor Swift have the highest number of nominations. They would be eagerly anticipating as the whole of Europe would be gathering in Milan on the 25th of October 2015 for a memorable night. Here are the nominees for this year’s MTV European Music Awards:

Best Song:

Ellie Goulding – ‘Love Me Like You Do’
Major Lazer & DJ Snake – ‘Lean On’
Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars – ‘Uptown Funk’
Taylor Swift Feat. Kendrick Lamar – ‘Bad Blood’

Wiz Khalifa Feat. Charlie Puth – ‘See You Again’

Best Pop:
5 Seconds Of Summer
Ariana Grande
 Justin Bieber
One Direction

Taylor Swift

Best Female:
Ellie Goulding
 Taylor Swift
Miley Cyrus
 Nicki Minaj
Rihanna
Best Male:
Pharrell
Kanye West
Justin Bieber
 Jason Derulo
 Ed Sheeran
Best Live Act:
Ed Sheeran
Taylor Swift
Katy Perry
Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett
Foo Fighters
Best New Act:
Tori Kelly
Echosmith
Shawn Mendes
Jess Glynne
James Bay
Best Video:
Kendrick Lamar – ‘Alright’
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – ‘Downtown’
Sia – ‘Elastic Heart’
Pharrell – ‘Freedom’
Taylor Swift Feat. Kendrick Lamar – ‘Bad Blood’
Best Hip Hop:
Kendrick Lamar
Nicki Minaj
Wiz Khalifa
Drake
Kanye West
Best Electronic:
Avicii
Calvin Harris
Major Lazer
Martin Garrix
David Guetta
Best Rock:
Coldplay
AC/DC
Foo Fighters
Muse
Royal Blood
Best Alternative:
Lorde
Lana Del Rey
 Fall Out Boy
Twenty One Pilots
Florence + The Machine
Best Collaboration:
David Guetta Feat. Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rhexa & Afrojack – ‘Hey Mama’
Wiz Khalifa & Charlie Puth – ‘See You Again’
Justin Bieber, Skrillex & Diplo – ‘Where Are You Now?’
Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars – ‘Uptown Funk’
Taylor Swift & Kendrick Lamar – ‘Bad Blood’
Biggest Fans:
Katy Perry
One Direction
5 Seconds Of Summer
Justin Bieber
Taylor Swift
Best Look:
Justin Bieber
 Rita Ora
 Taylor Swift
Nicki Minaj
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Best Push:
James Bay
Years & Years
Jess Glynne
Echosmith
Shawn Mendes
Shamir
Tori Kelly
Kwabs
Zara Karsson
Natalie La Rose
Royal Blood
Best World Stage:
Afrojack
Alicia Keys
B.o.B.
Biffy Clyro
Iggy Azalea
YG
Charli XCX
Dizzee Rascal
Kaiser Chiefs
Slash
Tomorrowland
Ed Sheeran
Jason Derulo
Jessie Ware‎
Best African Act
Yemi Alade
AKA
Diamon Platnumz
DJ Arafat
Davido
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