Nominations for the MTV EMAs 2016 is out and leading the pack with most nominations are pop stars Justin Bieber and Beyonce.
The pop superstars have both picked up nods in five categories, closely followed by Adele, Rihanna and Coldplay.
US singer Beyoncé has been nominated in categories including Best Video for Formation, Best Female, Best Live Act, Best Look and Biggest Fans.
Canadian star Bieber is nominated for Best Song, Best Male, Best Pop, Biggest Fans as well as Best Local Act.
Adele is keeping the side up for the Brits, with nominations in the Best Song category for Hello, Best Female, Best UK and Ireland Act and Best Live Act.
Africa is fairly represented with Tanzanian musician Alikiba, BET Award winner Black Coffee (South Africa), Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), Olamide (Nigeria) and Wizkid (Nigeria).
Check the full list of nominees.
MTV EMAs 2016 – nominations
Adele – Hello
Justin Bieber – Sorry
Lukas Graham – 7 Years
Mike Posner – I Took A Pill In Ibiza (Seeb Remix)
Rihanna ft. Drake – Work
Beyoncé – Formation
Coldplay – Up&Up
Kanye West – Famous
Tame Impala – The Less I Know the Better
The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk – Starboy
Twenty One Pilots
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Kings of Leon
Twenty One Pilots
BEST HIP HOP
BEST WORLD STAGE
Duran Duran – Piazza Del Duomo, Milan (2015)
Ellie Goulding – Piazza Del Duomo, Milan (2015)
Jess Glynne – Isle of MTV, Malta (2016)
Martin Garrix – Isle of MTV, Malta (2015)
One Republic – MTV Evolution, Philippines (2016)
Tinie Tempah – MTV Crashes, Plymouth (2015)
Tomorrowland – Belgium (2016)
Wiz Khalifa – Isle of MTV, Malta (2016)
BEST UK & IRELAND ACT
Years & Years
BEST ACT AFRICA
Alikiba – Tanzania
Black Coffee – South Africa
Cassper Nyovest – South Africa
Olamide – Nigeria
Wizkid – Nigeria
This year’s MTV EMAs will take place in Rotterdam on Nov. 6 and fans can vote for the nominees at uk.mtvema.com.