Meanwhile, Eminem has no idea why he landed his Best Hip Hop award.
The 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards took place over the weekend, with some stellar performers and some very well-deserved award recipients. Shawn Mendes was the big winner of the night, taking home four gongs in total and playing his winning single 'There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back' live.
Shawn Mendes at the 2017 MTV EMAs
As well as landing Best Song for the third single of his number one second album 'Illuminate', the 19-year-old singer-songwriter also landed Best Artist, Biggest Fans and Best Canadian Act at the award ceremony last night (November 12th 2017), held at the SSE Wembley Arena in London. It appears he's the only nominee of the night to take home multiple awards.
Continue reading: Shawn Mendes Takes Home Four Prizes At 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards
The popstars are looking at six and five awards respectively.
The nominations for the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards are finally in, and it's Taylor Swift who has come out on top. It's unsurprising given her unapologetic return and the level of controversy she has caused with her latest hits. Shawn Mendes and Kendrick Lamar are also big nominees.
Taylor Swift at the CMA Awards
After dazzling fans with her new singles 'Look What You Made Me Do' and '...Ready For It?' from her highly anticipated new album 'Reputation' (out on November 10th 2017), Taylor Swift is looking at winning up to six awards at the MTV EMAs.
Continue reading: Taylor Swift And Shawn Mendes Lead 2017 MTV EMA Nominations
Shawn Mendes' skin ''always breaks out'' when he goes on tour and it isn't until the middle of the tour the pimples begin to calm down because he is less stressed.
Shawn Mendes' skin ''always breaks out'' when he goes on tour.
The 19-year-old singer has admitted at the beginning of every string of musical concerts he goes on his face will be covered in spots because of stress.
Speaking to PEOPLE about his reaction to the intense schedule, he said: ''I'll always break out in the beginning of a tour because I'm always stressed trying to get things perfect.''
Continue reading: Shawn Mendes' Skin 'always Breaks Out' When He Goes On Tour
Shawn Mendes has compared songwriting to love, admitting putting pen to paper to create music is the ''next best thing''.
Shawn Mendes says songwriting is the ''best thing next to love''.
The 'Treat You Better' hitmaker has a whole host of self-penned songs to his name and he loves being able to express himself through his music.
Taking to Twitter, he wrote: ''Song writing is the best thing ever next to love! Thats why it coexists so easily with it! (sic)''
Continue reading: Shawn Mendes: Songwriting's Like Love
Olly Murs has admitted he'd like to collaborate with Niall Horan in the near future.
The 'Troublemaker' singer has admitted he'd love to collaborate with the One Direction hunk is thinks their recording sessions will result in them talking about girls and football instead of getting their heads down and penning some tracks together.
Speaking to the Metro newspaper, Olly said: ''We'd probably spend all day talking about women, going out and football ... We'd forget about writing the songs! Niall knows where I am if he wants to go into the studio.''
Continue reading: Olly Murs To Collaborate With Niall Horan?
John Mayer will call his new album 'The Search for Everything', which has been accidentally revealed by Steve Jordan.
John Mayer will call his new album 'The Search for Everything'.
The 39-year-old singer songwriter's drummer in the John Mayer Trio, Steve Jordan, accidentally revealed the name of the upcoming LP, but not to worry as Mayer will be unveiling the first single from the compilation in the near future.
Speaking at the 15th Annual Jazz Foundation of America Gala benefiting elder jazz and blues musicians, Jordan told Entertainment Tonight: ''The last time when we first came together for tsunami relief we were starting the 'Continuum' album, and so now we're doing this relief and it's in the middle of, or finishing John's newest album, 'The Search for Everything'.''
Continue reading: John Mayer Reveals Title Of New Album
The 17-year-old has replaced his fellow Canadian at number one with ‘Stitches’.
Shawn Mendes has scored his first ever UK number one, ending Justin Bieber’s reign on top of the chart in the process. The 17-year-old won the chart battle this week with ‘Stitches’, taken from his debut album Handwritten.
Shawn Mendes is on top of the UK chart with ‘Stitches’.
‘Stitches’ first entered the UK chart 17 weeks ago, in October of last year, when it debuted at number 97. It then hit the top 40 in December and began steadily climbing to the top spot. Only one other song in UK chart history has taken longer to reach number one, Ed Sheeran’s ‘Thinking Out Loud’, which took 19 weeks.
Continue reading: Shawn Mendes Ends Justin Bieber's Reign On Top Of The UK Chart
Justin Bieber picked up two awards last night and also performed single ‘What Do You Mean?’
Justin Bieber picked up two of the biggest awards at last night’s MTV Europe Music Awards in Milan. The singer, who has made a career comeback in recent months, was named both best male and best worldwide act: North America, also taking to the stage to perform hit single ‘What Do You Mean?’
Justin Bieber picked up two awards at last night’s EMAs.
Accepting the best male award, Bieber said: “Wow, thank you. It’s been a long couple of years, um, I just feel like this is pretty awesome to be recognised for my music. I just want to say thank you to all of my fans, you guys are really incredible.”
The 'Life of the Party' singer has risen from internet fame to land a Number 1 record at his first attempt.
Internet sensation Shawn Mendes has completed his rise from a cult following on Vine to chart-topping sensation, as his full-length debut album has entered at Number 1 in the Billboard Top 200. Handwritten sold 119,000 units, including track and streaming album equivalent sales, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
16 year old Mendes is the youngest person to top the American album charts since 2010, when Justin Bieber – six months younger then than Mendes is now – spent a month at Number 1 with My World 2.0.
Shawn Mendes has scored his first Number 1 album with his debut 'Handwritten'
Continue reading: Shawn Mendes Scores US Chart Topper With Debut Album 'Handwritten'
Pop sensations settled down for interviews as they prepared for their Jingle Ball concert.
As usual, the Y100 Jingle Ball was a pop explosion with some of 2014's biggest chart sensations giving it their all on this year's stage in Miami, Florida. Among which we saw Ariana Grande, Pharrell and Iggy Azalea - but what did they get up to backstage?
Ariana Grande and Jessie J at Y100's Jingle Ball 2014 Credit: John Parra at Getty Images Entertainment
'Miami's #1 Hit Music Station' Y100 hosted the perfect pre-Christmas concert on December 21st 2014 at the BB&T Center with this year seeing ultra sultry performances from the likes of Ariana Grande and Jessie J - who looked like serious besties as they hung out backstage, ever since they collaborated with Nicki Minaj on J's number one 'Bang Bang' earlier this year.
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