Tr3 to Air 2013 MTV EMA Live from Amsterdam, 11/10
MTV 2013 MTV EMA
On Sunday, November 10th at 7:00PM ET/PT, Tr3s will broadcast the "2013 MTV EMA" live offering its viewers the opportunity to tune in to a line-up of EMAzing performances. Nashville rockers Kings of Leon and fun-loving Swedish duo Icona Pop are the latest acts added to the incredible "2013 MTV EMA" line-up. Meanwhile, three-time "2013 MTV EMA" nominated Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto, two-time EMA nominee and singer Rita Ora, and acclaimed singer-songwriter, actress and Best PUSH nominee Bridgit Mendler are confirmed to present.
Staging their second EMA performance ever is Kings of Leon, whose new album Mechanical Bull has scored rave reviews from critics. According to the New York Daily News, the album "boasts the most clear-eyed performances, finest writing and sharpest focus of KOL's career," while the UK's Guardian has declared that the "Southern boys are back at the top of their game."
Meanwhile, the lovely ladies of Icona Pop will be making their EMA performance debut, while also celebrating three EMA nominations and a breakout year as one of MTV's 2013 PUSH acts (MTV's initiative that recognizes the most promising artists on the brink of becoming global superstars). Icona Pop's hit single "I Love It" has topped more than 5 million sales worldwide and achieved platinum status in Austria, Denmark, Germany, Mexico, New Zealand and Switzerland; two times platinum in the US; four times platinum in Canada; five times platinum in Australia; and gold in the UK and Norway.
Leto's band Thirty Seconds To Mars is nominated for three "2013 MTV EMA" awards (Best Video for "Up In The Air", Best Alternative and Biggest Fans), while Ora is up for Best Look and Best World Stage.
The MTV EMA - MTV's global celebration of the hottest stars in music - recognizes artists from around the world and across genres, and brings together music fans everywhere for a one-of-a-kind experience in the weeks leading up to and at the show.