The 2020 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) announced its performers for this year’s event, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020.

Marking a return to the 2020 MTV Europe Music Awards will be Zara Larrson who previously performed on the award show back in 2016.  However, for Sam Smith, Maluma, Doja Cat, and YUNGBLUD, this will be the first time ever gracing EMAs stages.

2020 MTV Europe Music Awards performers
2020 MTV Europe Music Awards performers

Making the show a truly global affair. the performances will be streamed virtually from multiple areas of the world due to COVID-19 concerns.

Not only will the artists be performing, but some are up for some big wins. Sam Smith is nominated for Best Collaboration with Demi Lovato for their song “I’m Ready.” Maluma is up for Best Latin, Best Virtual Live, and Best Latin America Central Act.  Finally, Doja Cat and YUNGBLUD will be battling it out for Best Push and Best New.

The recipient of each award will be granted to whoever receives the most votes from fans at home.  Therefore, be sure to cast any votes before the voting closes on Nov. 2 at 11:59 pm CET here.

The MTV Europe Music Awards is an award show created to honor artists in music and pop culture.  An alternative to the MTV Video Music Awards held each year in the United States, the MTV EMAs are held each year in a different country.  For a complete list of the 2020 MTV EMA nominations, please visit the following link.