K-pop boy band, TXT, has been nominated for the MTV Europe Music Awards 2022 (MTV EMA).
Based on the list of nominations released on October 12, 2022, TXT is the only group from the K-pop genre to be considered for the Best Asia Act award. This is the first time the group has received a nomination at the MTV EMAs since their debut in 2019.
The MTV Europe Music Awards was formerly known as the MTV European Music Awards and is commonly referred to by its acronym, the MTV EMAs. The awards are a set of awards presented annually by the Paramount International Network to recognize outstanding achievements in popular music and individual artists.
BLACKPINK and BTS stand out among the other K-pop bands nominated for the MTV EMAs
It seems to be a good year for the K-pop industry at the MTV EMAs. K-pop’s tremendous success internationally is evidenced by the series of K-pop nominees for this year’s awards.
K-pop girl-band BLACKPINK made history by becoming the first K-pop artist to receive a nomination for the Video of the Year award. The nomination was for Outstanding Music Video for their latest single track Pink Venomwhich has become an international sensation since its release.
For this award, BLACKPINK is up against some of the biggest stars in pop culture Other nominees in this category include for Harry Styles’ MV as it wasDoja is for cats womanFor Kendrick Lamar Heart Part 5For Nicki Minaj Super freaky girl And for Taylor Swift All Very Good (10 Minute Version) (Taylor Version).
BLACKPINK is nominated for four awards this year, including Best Video, Best Metaverse Performance for their PUBG Mobile in-game performance, The Virtual, and Best K-Pop.
Seventeen, meanwhile, is nominated for a total of three awards this year The band is competing for the Best New, Best Push and Best K-Pop awards. Earlier this year, the thirteen-member group made history by winning Best Push Performance at MTV’s Video Music Awards.
BTS, who dominated last year’s edition of the MTV EMAs by winning all the nominated categories, once again came out on top in the three biggest categories. The group was nominated for an award for Biggest Fans, Best Metaverse Performance butter And allowed to dance Minecraft concerts and the best K-pop.
Finally, this year’s nominees for Best K-Pop are BLACKPINK, BTS, ITG, Seventeen, TWICE and BLACKPINK’s Lisa. In addition to her nomination as a member of BLACKPINK, Lisa received a nomination for her solo work.
The 2022 MTV EMAs will be broadcast live from Dusseldorf, Germany on November 13, 2022. In anticipation of the same, online voting is already open and will remain open until November 9 at 11:59 pm CET