Pop superstar Taylor Swift has received 6 nominations for the MTV VMAs, while global sensation Shawn Mendes had five nominations. Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran earned four nods each.

The event also has a special segment with nominees from Asia.

The 2017 MTV EMAs will broadcast around the globe from The SSE Arena, Wembley in London on Sunday, November 12 and will air live on MTV Asia on Monday, 13 November: Red Carpet (2am WIB, 3am MY/SG) and Main Show (3am WIB, 4am MY/SG). The repeat telecast airs on the same day: Red Carpet (6pm WIB, 7pm MY/SG) and Main Show (7pm WIB, 8pm MY/SG).

2017 MTV EMAs

Here is the list of nominees for the awards from Asia:

BEST MAINLAND CHINA / HONG KONG / TAIWAN ACT
Wang Sulong
Pakho Chau
Huo Zun
He Jie
Bii

BEST JAPAN ACT
BABYMETAL
KOHH
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
Rekishi
Wednesday Campanella

BEST KOREA ACT
Highlight
Mamamoo
Wanna One
Seventeen
Gfriend

BEST SOUTHEAST ASIA ACT 
Isyana Sarasvati (Indonesia)
Faizal Tahir (Malaysia)
James Reid (Philippines)
The Sam Willows (Singapore)
Slot Machine (Thailand)
Dam Vinh Hung (Vietnam)
Palitchoke Ayanaputra (Thailand) (Chosen by fans via social vote.)