Pinoy pop boy band SB19 has been nominated for Best Southeast Asia Act at this year’s MTV Europe Music Awards.
The boys of SB19 Pablo, Stell, Josh, Ken and Justin are nominated alongside Ink Waruntom (Thailand), JJ Lin (Singapore), K-ICM (Vietnam), Lyodra (Indonesia) and Naim Daniel (Malaysia).
This is not the first time for homegrown talent to represent the country at the awards show. Just last year folk-pop band Ben&Ben was nominated under the same category.
The 2021 MTV EMAs will take place in Hungary and will broadcast live on MTV channels in 180 countries on November 15.
Other nominees for the awards show include BTS, LISA, Monsta X, NCT 127, ROSÉ and TWICE for Best K-Pop.
American singer-songwriter Justin Biebers leads the 2021 MTV EMAs with nominations for the categories Best Artist, Best Pop, Best Song, Best Video and Best Collaboration.
Beginning today, fans can cast their votes for their idols at mtvema.com. The voting period will end on November 10.