This year’s MTV EMAs will be airing live from the Netherlands and will air in the United States at 8 p.m. ET/PT on MTV. If you are looking forward to watching the show live online, there are several options provided by MTV this year. Let’s go through the list of what you can do below.
The live show will also be livestreamed on the MTV Play international mobile streaming video app, which is available in 25 markets. MTV is also providing viewers with a 360-degree video experience via the MTV EMA app, from inside the Ahoy Rotterdam arena LIVE during the show. The app enables voting, livestreaming of the main show in VR/360, VOD in VR/360, news and photos from the event. You can experience the show in real time via the app. In addition, the app is available via iTunes and Google Play.
According to The Daily Beast, a live red carpet pre-show will air online via the EMAs live stream at 2:00 p.m. ET, followed by the awards show at 3:00 p.m. ET.
This year, there will be a special EMA bot that will be live via Facebook Messenger and is an interactive way to involve fans. According to MTV, the bot will answer show-related questions, provide access to a stream of the latest MTV EMA news, relay personal messages to the hosts of the backstage show and deliver GIFs of the fans’ favorite nominees LIVE during the show!
MTVEMA social hosts, Hugo Gloss (for Instagram) and Jack & Jack (for Snapchat) will also be updating their social media accounts with EMA content live throughout the night. There will also be content available on the show’s official Twitter page. Additional EMA content will also be updated live within a Snapchat Live Story. MTV VJ Becca Dudley and Sway Calloway will host the official backstage show, which will stream on MTVEMA.com and Facebook Live. The backstage show will feature exclusive interviews with the night’s hottest performers and attendees.