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MTV has just announced the nominees for the “2013 MTV EMA,” the world’s annual music awards show that celebrates the year’s hottest artists from around the globe.

Musical powerhouse and multi-hyphenate Justin Timberlake and breakthrough artists Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead the EMA nominations with five nods each, while always captivating superstars Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke are each up for four awards.

And if you’re a fan of Will Ferrell‘s famous creation, Ron Burgundy – you won’t want to miss the special 2013 EMA Nomination Special! The infamous anchorman will deliver the news on this year’s EMA nominees in his own unique and hilarious way.

Bruno Mars, Snoop Dogg, Robin Thicke, DJ/producer Afrojack and breakthrough band Imagine Dragons will also be taking the stage at Amsterdam’s Ziggo Dome, along with Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and The Killers!

To vote for EMA categories such as Best New, Best Live and more,  simply visit www.mtvema.com online or http://m.mtvema.com on your mobile phones and start casting your votes! Voting for EMA categories is open now until 5:59PM SGT on Friday, 8 November, 2013.

BEST SONG
Bruno Mars – “Locked Out Of Heaven”
Daft Punk – “Get Lucky” (ft. Pharrell Williams)
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Thrift Shop” (ft. Wanz)
Rihanna – “Diamonds”
Robin Thicke – “Blurred Lines” (ft. T.I. & Pharrell)

BEST POP
Justin Bieber
Katy Perry
Miley Cyrus
One Direction
Taylor Swift

BEST FEMALE
Katy Perry
Lady Gaga
Miley Cyrus
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

BEST MALE
Bruno Mars
Eminem
Jay Z
Justin Bieber
Justin Timberlake

BEST LIVE
Beyoncé
Green Day
Justin Timberlake
P!nk
Taylor Swift

BEST NEW
Bastille
Icona Pop
Imagine Dragons
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Rudimental

BEST VIDEO
Justin Timberlake – “Mirrors”
Lady Gaga – “Applause”
Miley Cyrus – “Wrecking Ball”
Robin Thicke – “Blurred Lines” (ft. T.I. & Pharrell)
Thirty Seconds To Mars – “Up In The Air”

BEST ROCK
Black Sabbath
Green Day
Kings Of Leon
Queens Of The Stone Age
The Killers

BEST ALTERNATIVE
Arctic Monkeys
Fall Out Boy
Franz Ferdinand
Paramore
Thirty Seconds To Mars

BEST HIP HOP
Drake
Eminem
Jay Z
Kanye West
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

BEST ELECTRONIC
Afrojack
Avicii
Calvin Harris
Daft Punk
Skrillex

BIGGEST FANS
Tokio Hotel
Thirty Seconds To Mars
One Direction
Justin Bieber
Lady Gaga

BEST LOOK (exclusively sponsored by essence)
Harry Styles
Justin Timberlake
Lady Gaga
Rihanna
Rita Ora

BEST PUSH
Karmin (October 2012)
Rudimental (November 2012)
Imagine Dragons (January 2013)
A$AP Rocky (February 2013)
Bastille (March 2013)
Austin Mahone (April 2013)
Bridgit Mendler (May 2013)
Tom Odell (June 2013)
Iggy Azalea (July 2013)
Icona Pop (August 2013)
twenty one pilots (September 2013)

BEST WORLD STAGE (WS)
Alicia Keys – WS Manchester 2012 (aired Dec. 7th)
fun. – WS Rock Am Ring 2013 (taped June 7th)
Garbage – WS Mexico 2012 (aired Dec. 21st)
Green Day – WS Rock Am Ring 2013 (taped June 9th)
Jason Mraz – WS Live In Myanmar 2012 (taped Dec. 16th)
Jessie J – WS Malta 2013 (taped 26th June)
Linkin Park – WS Mexico 2012 (aired Oct. 26th)
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – WS Wireless 2013 (taped 13th July)
No Doubt – WS Frankfurt 2012 (aired Dec. 28th)
Paramore – WS Rock Am Ring 2013 (taped 7th June)
Rita Ora – WS Malta 2013 (taped June 26th)
Robin Thicke – WS Malaysia 2013 (taped 8th September)
Snoop Lion – WS Durban 2013 (taped May 18th)
The Black Keys – WS NY Webster City Hall 2012 (aired Oct. 12th)
The Killers – WS Big Day Out 2013 (taped Jan 18th)

2013 MTV EMA – Worldwide Act: Asia nominees

BEST JAPAN ACT
EXILE
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
MIYAVI
Momoiro Clover Z
ONE OK ROCK

BEST KOREA ACT
B.A.P
Boyfriend
EXO
Sistar
U-Kiss

BEST MAINLAND CHINA & HONG KONG ACT
李宇春 Chris Lee
陈奕迅 Eason Chan
张靓颖 Jane Zhang
方大同 Khalil Fong
孙楠 Sun Nan

BEST SOUTHEAST ASIA ACT
Hafiz (Malaysia)
My Tam (Vietnam)
NOAH (Indonesia)
Olivia Ong (Singapore)
Sarah Geronimo (Philippines)
Slot Machine (Thailand)

BEST TAIWAN ACT
蕭敬騰 Jam Hsiao
林俊傑 JJ Lin
楊丞琳 Rainie Yang
羅志祥 Show Lo
吳建豪 Vanness Wu

MTV has also announced the 10 finalists who will go head-to-head in the final voting round of the 2013 MTV EMA Worldwide Act Category.  The top 10 Worldwide Act nominees are:

Africa/India/Middle East: 
Ahmed Soultan

Australia/New Zealand: 
Cody Simpson

Europe North: 
One Direction

Europe Central: 
Lena

Europe East: 
Bednarek

Europe South: 
Marco Mengoni

Latin America: 
Fresno

North America: 
Justin Bieber

Japan/Korea: 
EXO

China/Hong Kong/Southeast Asia/Taiwan: 
Chris Lee

Vote for your favorite artists at the 2013 MTV EMA at www.mtvema.com, and don’t forget to cast a vote for the Best Southeast Asia Act at http://asia.mtvema.com/vote#cat=best-southeast-asia-act.

 The “2013 MTV EMA” will broadcast on MTV channels around the world on Monday, 11 November at 2am (WIB), 3am (SIN/HK/PH), 4am (MAL) from the stunning new Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam.