There’s simply no slowing down for last year’s Melodi Grand Prix runner up and Wiwi girl crush Adelén. From releasing her summer hit single to appearing on this year’s official World Cup album, she’s a woman on the move. She recently admitted that she would try to represent Spain at the Eurovision Song Contest, so who knows what is next…
And to add to a busy year for Adelén, she has been nominated for the Best Norwegian Act at this year’s MTV EMA Awards! She is one of four confirmed nominees that will competing for the award, alongside Nico & Vinz, Martin Tungevaag and Anders Nilsen.
However, she’s not the only national finalist at this year’s awards. Despite finishing last at this year’s Melodifestivalen final, Anton Ewald is a confirmed nominee for Best Swedish Act.
Former Eurovision participants are also competing for the best local act of their respective countries. 2009 representative Elena Gheorghe for Best Romanian Act, with 2007 representative Serebro for Best Russian Act.
Who See (Montenegro 2013), Sinplus (Switzerland 2012) and Kostas Martakis (Greece 2008 national finalist) are wildcard contenders for the final nomimee of Best Adria Act, Best Swiss Act and Best Greek Act respectively. Vote for them simply by tweeting #NominateWhosee, #NominateSinplus and #NominateKostasMartakis (separately, of course). And don’t forget to include #MTVEMA as well! The chosen wildcard nominee from their respective categories will be announced on 16th September.
Update: September 16, 2014: The results of the fifth and final nominees are in! Congratulations to Who See and Sinplus but commiserations to Kostas Martakis, who lost out to Eleonora Zouganeli. Europe, start voting now!