David Guetta, Bebe Rexha & More to Perform at 2022 MTV EMAs

UPDATE (Nov. 1): Stormzy, GAYLE, A republic, Kalush Orchestra (fronted by Ukrainian rapper By Psiuk) and a collaboration of SPINALL, Äyanna and Nasty C has been added to the performance lineup for 2022 The MTV EMAs. Stormzy is nominated for Best Long Form Video; GAYLE is ready for two prices– – best new and best push. Also singer-songwriter Julian Lennonmodel and activist Leomie Andersen, and British singer-songwriter and TikTok star Sam Ryder are the first speakers to be announced.

Fans tuning in to the 2022 MTV EMAs on Nov. 13 has an excellent chance of seeing David Guetta and Bebe Rexha perform their international hit “I’m Good (Blue),” which jumps from No. 16 to No. 14 this week Billboard Hot 100. MTV has announced that both stars are set to appear on the show alongside Ava Max, Gorillaz, Lewis Capaldi and Mouse.

2022 MTV EMAs, hosted by Rita Ora and Taika Waititiis set to be broadcast live from the PSD Bank Dome in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Five of those six acts are nominated for EMAs in 2022. Guetta is vying for Best Electronic and Best Collaboration with Rexha for “I’m Good (Blue).” Max is also up for best collaboration for “The Motto” with Tiësto. Gorillaz is nominated for Best Alternative. Muse is ready for the best rock.

Three of these acts have albums scheduled for release in the first half of 2023. Max’s second album Diamonds and dance floors is due Jan. 27. Gorillaz’ eighth studio album Cracker Island is due Feb. 24. Capaldi’s second album Broken by the desire to be Heaven Sent will be released on May 19. “Forget Me,” the first single from Capaldi’s album, falls from No. 95 to No. 99 on this week’s Hot 100. But that could very well turn around. The Scottish artist topped this chart in November 2019 with “Someone You Loved” and climbed as high as No. 9 in September 2020 with “Before You Go.”

Muse’s ninth studio album, The Will of the Peopledebuted and peaked at No. 15 on the Billboard 200 in September. It was the band’s sixth consecutive album to reach the top 15. The album fared even better on the Official UK Albums chart, becoming the band’s seventh album to reach No.1.

Rexha hosted the 2016 EMAs in Rotterdam. Max took home the best push performer at the 2019 show. Capaldi makes his EMAs debut.

Muse are Matt Bellamy, Dominic Howard and Chris Wolstenholme. Created by musician Damon Albarn and artist Jamie Hewlett, Gorillaz currently consists of singer 2D, bassist Murdoc Niccals, drummer Russel Hobbs and guitarist Noodle.

Additional artists and speakers will be announced at a later date.

The 2022 MTV EMAs will air live on MTV in more than 170 countries and on Pluto TV in select territories across the US, Latin America and Europe and Comedy Central in Germany on Nov. 13. The show will be available on Paramount+ and Pluto TV globally from November. 14.

Fans can vote for their favorites across 17 gender-neutral categories at www.mtvema.com until Nov. 9 at 23:59 CET. There are two new categories this year, Best Long Form Video and Best Metaverse Performance.

Bruce Gillmer and Richard Godfrey are executive producers of the 2022 MTV EMAs. Debbie Phillips and Chloe Mason are producers.

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