Monday, 11 November 2013 - 11:50
Amsterdam Hosts 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards
The 20th edition of MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) was held in Amsterdam’s Ziggo on Sunday, November 10. The winners include international starts Eminem, Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, Bruno Mars, Robin Thicke and The Killers, who come to the Netherlands to attend the awards, Nos television reports. Katy Perry at MTV Europe Music Awards / Credit: MTV/Getty Images Bruno Mars took home the award for best song for his “Locked Out of Heaven.” Pop star Miley Cyrus took home the Best Video award for her hit song "Wrecking Ball.” She opened the awards show with her hit song "We Can't Stop," Billboard reports. Katy Perry won the hotly-contested title of best female. She beat Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift. Lady Gaga did not attend the event as she is due to launch her “ARTPOP” album in New York City. Eminem was the only artist who received two awards, EMA Global Icon and Best Hip Hop. MTV created a Press Asset Hub, where embed codes for clips of the show, red carpet, and promo videos are available.