Taylor Swift, Muse and No Doubt will perform at the 2012 MTV European Music Awards (EMA).
The trio are the first batch of performers announced take to the stage at the ceremony in Frankfurt, Germany on November 11, and the ‘We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together’ hitmaker – who has been nominated for five EMAs including Best Live Act and Best Live Stage – can’t wait to sing at the spectacle.
She said: ’’I’ve always wanted to go to the EMA, because you hear about the spectacle of it, and how everyone just goes all out for their performances. To be nominated for five EMAs was the most exciting feeling, and I was absolutely blown away. I can’t wait to be there this year and perform on the show!’’
No Doubt – who will go up against Taylor for the Best Pop accolade at the ceremony – are ‘’really excited’’ about performing some of their new tracks from latest album ‘Push and Shove’ at the event.
The ’Don’t Speak’ hitmakers said: ‘’The EMA is massive. Everyone is in top form. It’s going to be an amazing time and a chance for us to show to the world why we’re so proud of our new album. And it’s always awesome to do what we love most, which is play live. We’re really excited to be a part of it.’’
Muse added: ’’We’re really looking forward to returning to perform on the MTV EMA stage. See you all in Frankfurt for a great night of music.’’
Rihanna leads the MTV EMA nominations with six nods including Best Pop Act, Best Look, Biggest Fans and Best Female, followed by Taylor with five and Justin Bieber and Katy Perry both have four.
The winners will be announced at the ceremony in Frankfurt, Germany, on November 11, which will be hosted by supermodel Heidi Klum.
MTV viewers can vote for EMA categories such as Best Newcomer, Best Live Act and more by visiting www.mtvema.com.
Copyright: Bang Showbiz 2012
Tuesday, 02. October 2012