2016 MTV EMA Latest News & Update: Pre-Nominee Voting for Best Southeast Asia Act Starts Today!

On 27 September, the official 2016 EMA nominees will be announced and fans will get to start casting their votes for all of their fav artists and performers.

We can hardly wait for the 27th September to get here so we’re kicking off a round of pre-nominee voting today!!!!!

This is your chance to get that one local act that’s always overlooked into the spotlight. There are already six nominees lined up for the Best Southeast Asia Act:
Dong Nhi, Gentle Bones, RAISA ANDRIANA, Sarah Geronimo, Thaitanium, Yuna and now it’s up to the fans to decide who the final nominee will be. The local act who gets the most votes during this round of pre-voting will go on to be a (insert local Act category name) nominee and compete against the others in that category.

To cast your vote all you need to do is tweet the hashtag of your favorite wild card contender.

The wild cards and their hashtags are:
Bunkface: #NominateBunkface #MTVEMA
Donnalyn Bartolome: #NominateDonnalynBartolome #MTVEMA
The Sam Willows: #NominateTheSamWillows #MTVEMA
ToR+ Saksit: #NominateToRandSaksit #MTVEMA

Tweet the hashtag solo, tweet it at your mom, tweet it with a GIF, tweet it with a haiku—whatever your heart desires! Just get those hashtags out there.

Don’t forget to check back with us on the 27th September to find out if the wild card you voted for will be one of the final nominees!