Rihanna, Miley Cyrus, Shakira, Justin Bieber, and Enrique Iglesias are also vying for prizes at the European music awards event while Linkin Park and Perry would take the stage.
To be held in Madrid, Spain, the 17th Annual European Music Awards has unleashed the artists that take up nominations this year. Leading the list is recent MTV VMAs big winner Lady GaGa, who like Katy Perry and Rihanna, has bagged five nominations.
GaGa is up for Best Pop Act along with Best Live Act and Best Female. In the last category, GaGa will battle it out with Perry, Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Shakira. Meanwhile, the Best Male act is dominated by Hip-Hop artists such as Eminem, Usher and Kanye West. Justin Bieber and Enrique Iglesias are also running for the title.
The prizes will be handed out on Sunday, November 7 at Madrid's Caja Magica. It is broadcast live by MTV channels across the globe starting 21:00 CET. Confirmed to perform at the event are Perry and Linkin Park.
Those who would like to vote and find out the regional nominees can log on to EMAs official site.
- Usher - "OMG"
- Katy Perry feat. Snoop Dogg - "California Gurls"
- Eminem feat. Rihanna - "Love the Way You Lie"
- Rihanna - "Rude Boy"
- Lady GaGa - "Bad Romance"
- 30 Seconds to Mars - "Kings and Queens"
- Katy Perry - "California Gurls"
- Lady GaGa feat. Beyonce Knowles - "Telephone"
- Plan B - "Prayin'"
- Eminem feat Rihanna - "Love the Way You Lie"
- Alexandra Burke
- Jason Derulo
- Justin Bieber
- Selena Gomez and The Scene
- The Drums
- Professor Green
- Mike Posner