Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search


Nicki Minaj to Host the 20th Anniversary MTV EMA

Nicki Minaj to Host the 20th Anniversary MTV EMA In Glasgow

Anaconda Star to Perform in the “2014 MTV EMA”



MTV New Zealand has today unveiled hip hop superstar Nicki Minaj as the host of the “2014 MTV EMA”. Just two weeks before she releases her highly anticipated third studio album, The PinkPrint. Minaj will be hosting the world’s annual music awards show that celebrates the year’s hottest artists from around the globe. Announced to fans via Twitter, the Anaconda singer confirmed she is “so excited”, saying “I will not only perform, but I have the honourable task of HOSTING this year's #MTVEMA!!!!!!! AAAAAHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!” The “2014 MTV EMA” will broadcast live from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow on Monday, 10 November at 8:00AM NZT on MTV, SKY Channel 014.

Nicki Minaj will also perform at the “2014 MTV EMA”, bringing her signature style and a no holds barred performance to the 20th anniversary MTV EMA.

Minaj has been nominated in four “2014 MTV EMA” categories, including Best Female, Best Hip Hop, Biggest Fans and Best Look.

• Voting in all categories for the “2014 MTV EMA” is now open at and will close on 8 November 2014 at 11:59am NZT

• For artwork, press assets and further information please visit

The “2014 MTV EMA” will air across MTV’s global network of more than 60 channels reaching nearly 700 million households around the world as well as through syndication. In addition, its convergent programming and content will reach the entire interactive community, via MTV’s more than 200 digital media properties around the world. The “2014 MTV EMA” will broadcast on Monday, 10 November at 8:00am NZT on MTV SKY Channel 014.

The “2014 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. The “2014 MTV EMA” marks the first time that the show will be held in Glasgow, Scotland and has received support from Glasgow City Marketing Bureau and EventScotland. Follow @MTVEMA and check #MTVEMA on Twitter and find us on Instagram or Facebook. For “2014 MTV EMA” news, updates and press materials please or follow us @MTV_NZPR.


© Scoop Media

Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

Gordon Campbell: Best New Music Of 2017

Any ‘best of list’ has to be an exercise in wishful thinking, given the splintering of everyone’s listening habits... But maybe… it could be time for the re-discovery of the lost art of listening to an entire album, all the way through. Just putting that idea out there. More>>

Scoop Review of Books: Ten x Ten - One Hundred of Te Papa's Best-Loved Art Works

An idiosyncratic selection by ten art curators, each of whom have chosen ten of their favourite works. Handsomely illustrated, their choices are accompanied by full-page colour prints and brief descriptions of the work, explaining in straightforward and approachable language why it is of historical, cultural, or personal significance. More>>

Scoop Review of Books: Portacom City - Reporting On Canterbury Earthquakes

In Portacom City Paul Gorman describes his own deeply personal story of working as a journalist during the quakes, while also speaking more broadly about the challenges that confront reporters at times of crisis. More>>

Scoop Review of Books: Christopher Pugsley’s The Camera in the Crowd - Filming in New Zealand Peace and War 1895-1920

Pugsley brings to life 25 exhilarating years of film making and picture screening in a sumptuously illustrated hardback published by Oratia that tells the story through surviving footage unearthed from the national film archives. More>>



  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland