Sam Smith nominated for four MTV EMAs
18 Sep 2014
Sam Smith has bagged four nominations at this year’s MTV European Music Awards.
The 2014 MTV EMA nominees have been announced with the 22-year-old singer is up for Best New, Best Push and Best UK & Ireland, while his No.1 single Stay With Me has been nominated for Best Song.
Stay With Me, which was released in April and remains in the Top 20, faces competition from the likes of Pharrell William’s Happy and Eminem’s The Monster featuring Rihanna.
On his home turf, Sam Smith faces tough competition from Ed Sheeran, Calvin Harris, One Direction and Cheryl Cole, who entered the category following a wild card vote, in order to scoop Best UK & Ireland.
It would be Sam Smith first MTV EMA if he were to win. This year the awards will be held in Glasgow at The SSE Hydro arena on 9 November 2014.
Sam Smith started the year landing the Critics’ Choice Award at the BRIT Awards. He has since gone on to see his singles Money On My Mind and Stay With Me reach the top of the charts along with his debut album, In The Lonely Hour, spending four weeks at the coveted top spot.
Sam Smith will tour the UK in support of the album during 2014 and 2015. The singer will play dates in the likes of London, Leeds and Wolverhampton. Sam Smith tickets are now on sale and are available through GET ME IN!
Sam Smith tour dates
O2 ABC Glasgow (23)
O2 Academy Leeds (24)
O2 Academy Newcastle (25)
O2 Academy Birmingham (27)
Rock City, Nottingham (28)
Albert Hall, Manchester (29, 30)
Corn Exchange, Cambridge (3)
Colston Hall, Bristol (4)
Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London (6, 7)
O2 Academy Glasgow (16, 17)
O2 Apollo, Manchester (19, 20)
Civic Hall, Wolverhampton (22, 23)
O2 Academy Brixton, London (25, 26, 27)