MTV Europe Music Award for Best New Act

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The MTV Europe Music Award for Best New Act is one of the four original general categories that have been given out since the first annual MTV Europe Music Awards in 1994. In 2006 the category was called Future Sounds and the winner was chosen by their peers, in 2007 competed in the category only European artists chosen by viewers in each region of Europe, every day the artist with the fewest votes was eliminated and the winner would play live at the EMA. In 2008 returned a Best New Act called.


Year Winner Nominees
1994 Crash Test Dummies [a]
1995 Dog Eat Dog [a]
1996 Garbage [a]
1997 Hanson [a]
1998 All Saints [a]
1999 Britney Spears [a]


Year Winner Nominees Pre-nomination
2000 Blink 182
2001 Dido
2002 The Calling
2003 Sean Paul
2004 Maroon 5
2005 James Blunt
2006 Gnarls Barkley [b]
2007 Bedwetters [c]
  • Firma
  • Yakup
2008 Katy Perry
2009 Lady Gaga


Year Winner Nominees
2010 Kesha
2011 Bruno Mars
2012 One Direction
2013 Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
2014 5 Seconds of Summer
2015 Shawn Mendes
^[a] Best Breakthrough Act
^[b] Future Sounds
^[c] New Sounds of Europe

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