MTV unveils Sarah Geronimo is voted Best Southeast Asia Act At 2014 MTV EMA

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MTV has today revealed Filipino star Sarah Geronimo as the winner of Best Southeast Asia Act at the 2014 MTV EMA, one of the biggest global music events of the year that celebrates the hottest artists from around the world. The 2014 MTV EMA will broadcast live to MTV channels worldwide from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow on Sunday, 9 November at 9:00pm CET* (Monday, 10 November at 4:00am Singapore time). 

Sarah Geronimo now has the opportunity to be voted into the prestigious Worldwide Act award category, the winner of which will be revealed during the 2014 MTV EMA in Glasgow. Cast your vote at mtvema.com to help Sarah Geronimo advance to the final round of Worldwide Act voting as one of 10 international Worldwide Act nominees.

“Congratulations to Sarah Geronimo on becoming the 2014 MTV EMA Best Southeast Asia Act winner! From her nominations at the MTV EMA last year to this year’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, we knew she was a fast rising Asian star. We will continue to elevate Asian artists at international platforms, grow the awareness and appreciation of Asian music and artists for fans around the world to enjoy,” said Paras Sharma, Vice President of MTV Brand and Digital Media, Viacom International Media Networks Asia.

  • ·      Voting for the nominations for the Worldwide Act category is open from today 6:00pm Singapore time, Thursday, 23 October and will close at 5:59pm Singapore time on Wednesday, 29 October. The final list of 10 Worldwide Act nominees will be revealed via mtvema.com on Thursday, 30 October.
  • ·        Global hip hop superstar Nicki Minaj is set to host the 2014 MTV EMA.
  • ·      Calvin Harris, Charli XCX, Kiesza, Royal Blood, Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran and Nicki Minaj have been previously confirmed to perform at the 2014 MTV EMA.
  • ·      British rock legend Ozzy Osbourne will be honoured with the Global Icon Award and will be in Glasgow to accept his award.
  • ·      Fans can vote now for their favourite artists across all other 2014 MTV EMA categories at mtvema.com. Voting closes on 8 November 2014 at 5:59pm Singapore time.

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The 2014 MTV EMA sponsored by essence, Europe's No.1 cosmetics brand** and Someone Like Me, a global sex education campaign partnership between Durex and MTV Staying Alive Foundation, will air across MTV’s global network of more than 60 channels reaching nearly 700 million households around the world as well as through syndication. In addition, its convergent programming and content will reach the entire interactive community, via MTV’s more than 200 digital media properties around the world. The 2014 MTV EMA will broadcast on Sunday, November 9th at 9:00PM CET*/ Monday, 10 November at 4:00AM Singapore time from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow.

The MTV EMA – one of the biggest global music events of the year – recognizes artists from around the world and across genres, and brings together music fans everywhere for a one-of-a-kind experience in the weeks leading up to and at the show. Bruce Gillmer and Richard Godfrey are Executive Producers for the 2014 MTV EMA. The 2014 MTV EMA marks the first time that the show will be held in Glasgow, Scotland and has received support from Glasgow City Marketing Bureau and EventScotland. Follow @MTVEMA and check #MTVEMA on Twitter and find them on Instagram or Facebook.

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