Female idol group BLACKPINK has been nominated in 4 categories at Europe’s largest music awards ‘2022 MTV Europe Music Awards’.
The 2022 MTV Europe Music Awards (hereinafter referred to as “2022 EMA”) released the official list of nominees for this year’s award on its official website on October 12th (local time). Accordingly, BLACKPINK’s “Pink Venom” and “The Virtual” were nominated for “Best Video” and “Best Metaverse Performance”, respectively. Named among prominent candidates for “Best K-pop” and “Biggest Fans”, BLACKPINK achieved a total of 4 nominations.
BTS was also nominated for “Best Metaverse Performance” with their “Minecraft” video and has 3 nominations, including “Best K-pop” and “Biggest Fans”. Nominated at EMA for the first time, SEVENTEEN was named in three categories, such as “Best New”, “Best K-pop”, and “Best Push”.
In addition to BLACKPINK, BTS and SEVENTEEN, other artists, such as ITZY, Lisa (the 3rd soloist in BLACKPINK), and TWICE were also listed as nominees in “Best K-pop”.
The 2022 EMA, which selects the hottest songs and music videos in Europe, will be held at the PSD Bank Dome in Dusseldorf, Germany on November 13th. The award ceremony will also be broadcast live on MTV.