Måneskin have received two nominations for the 2022 MTV Music Video Awards.
As MTV released the list of nominees for this years Music Video Awards earlier this week, we were able to see that the band has received two nominations – ‘Best New Artist’ and ‘Best Alternative Video’ for “I Wanna Be Your Slave”.
In the Best New Artist category, they find themselves up against Baby Keem, Dove Cameron, Gayle, Latto and Seventeen.
In the Best Alternative Video category, they are up against:
- “Enemy” – Imagine Dragons & J.I.D
- “Emo Girl” – Machine Gun Kelly feat. Willow
- “Grow” – Willow & Avril Lavigne Featuring Travis Barker
- “Love It When You Hate Me” – Avril Lavigne feat. Blackbear
- “Saturday” – Twenty One Pilots
- “Viva las Vengeance” – Panic! at the Disco
Måneskin and MTV VMAs - a history in the making
This is not the first time that Måneskin have been associated with MTV’s Music Video Awards. In 2021, they were nominated for three awards – ‘Best Italian Act’, ‘Best Group’ and ‘Best Rock’.
Although losing out to Italian rapper Aka 7even and South Korean group BTS for Best Italian Act and Best Group respectively, they did win Best Rock, making them the first Italian act to take home this award.
The band have also previously struck gold at the MTV Europe Music Awards, winning ‘Best Rock Group’ and at the Billboard Music Awards, where they won ‘Top Rock Song’ for their cover of “Beggin'”.
The 2022 edition of MTVs Music Video Awards will take place at Prudential Center in New Jersey on Sunday, August 28th at 20:00 ET / 02:00 CET. Voting is already open, and can be done here. You can vote up to ten times each day, in each category.
Are you happy to see Måneskin being nominated for two awards at the MTV Music Video Awards 2022? Do you think they could win again this year? Let us know what you think in the comments below!