EMA: Showstopping Performances

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Kim Petras | 1920x1080

1 / 94

German Singer-Songwriter Kim Petras

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Ed Sheeran Performance | 1920x1080

2 / 94

British Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Griff | 1920x1080

3 / 94

British Singer-Songwriter Griff

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Maluma Performance | 1920x1080

4 / 94

Colombian Singer-Songwriter Maluma and Tanzanian Singer-Songwriter Rayvanny

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Måneskin Performance | 1920x1080

5 / 94

Italian Rock Band Måneskin

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery girl in red | 1920x1080

6 / 94

Norwegian Singer-Songwriter girl in red

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery Saweetie Snowflake | 1080x1080

7 / 94

Host and Rapper Saweetie

EMA 2021 | Show Highlights Gallery YUNGBLUD Performance | 1920x1080

8 / 94

British Singer-Songwriter YUNGBLUD

EMA 2021 | Showstopping Performances Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons | 1920x1080

9 / 94

Imagine Dragons Lead Singer Dan Reynolds

EMA 2021 | Showstopping Performances MTV World Stage Performers OneRepublic  | 1920x1080

10 / 94

MTV World Stage Performers OneRepublic

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2020 | Performance Doja Cat | 1920x1080

11 / 94

Doja Cat performs her popular disco-inspired track "Say So" from her album "Hot Pink" live at the EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | Performance Jack Harlow | 1920x1080

12 / 94

Jack Harlow performs his upbeat, breakthrough track "WHATS POPPIN" live at the EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | Sam Smith Performance | 1920x1080

13 / 94

Singer-songwriter Sam Smith performs his catchy new single "Diamonds" at the MTV EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | David Guetta featuring RAYE - "Let's Love" | 1920x1080

14 / 94

DJ David Guetta performs his song "Let's Love" with the help of vocalist RAYE at the EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | Performance Maluma | 1920x1080

15 / 94

Maluma shares the stage with French-Malian singer Aya Nakamura to perform their respective hits "Hawai" and "Djadja."

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2020 | DaBaby Performance | 1920x1080

16 / 94

DaBaby performs a medley of his songs "ROCKSTAR," "BLIND" and "PRACTICE" from his album "BLAME IT ON BABY" live at the EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | Little Mix Performance | 1920x1080

17 / 94

Little Mix takes a break from hosting to perform their 2020 single "Sweet Melody."

EMA 2020 | Tate McRae Performance | 1920x1080

18 / 94

Canadian singer-songwriter Tate McCrae performs her hard-hitting ballad "you broke me first" at the MTV EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | KAROL G Performance | 1920x1080

19 / 94

Colombian singer KAROL G performs her viral international hit "BICHOTA" live at the EMA 2020.

EMA 2020 | Performance YUNGBLUD | 1920x1080

20 / 94

YUNGBLUD performs a live rendition of "cotton candy" and "strawberry lipstick" at the MTV EMA 2020.

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2020 | Performance Alicia Keys | 1920x1080

21 / 94

Alicia Keys performs her song "Love Looks Better" live at the EMA 2020

EMA 2020 | Zara Larsson Performance | 1920x1080

22 / 94

Swedish pop star Zara Larsson performs her hit banger "WOW" at the MTV EMA 2020.

EMA 2019 | Showstopping Performances Dua Lipa | 1920x1080

23 / 94

Dua Lipa performs her moving-on anthem "Don't Start Now" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

2020 EMAs | Past Performances from the MTV EMAs | 1920x1080

24 / 94

Mabel delivers a live rendition of her hit song "Don't Call Me Up" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

EMA 2019 | Showstopping Performances Niall Horan | 1920x1080

25 / 94

Niall Horan has fans amped up as he performs his track "Nice to Meet Ya."

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2019 | Showstopping Performances Akon/Becky G | 1920x1080

26 / 94

Akon shares the stage with host Becky G to perform this lead single "Como No" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

EMA 2019 | Showstopping Performances Green Day | 1920x1080

27 / 94

Green Day performs their classic hit "Basket Case" and a dynamic rendition of "Father of All..." from their 2020 album of the same name.

MTV 2019 EMAs | Ava Max Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19.jpg

28 / 94

Ava Max charms the crowd as she performs "Torn" and "Sweet but Psycho" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

MTV 2019 EMAs | Halsey Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19.jpg

29 / 94

Halsey takes the stage at the 2019 MTV Europe Music Awards to perform her electro-pop song "Graveyard."

MTV 2019 EMAs | NCT 127 Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19.jpg

30 / 94

NCT 127 sends fans into a frenzy as they perform "Highway to Heaven" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

ADVERTISEMENT
MTV 2019 EMAs | Becky G Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19

31 / 94

Host Becky G sets aside her emcee duties to perform her songs "24/7," "Sin Pijama" and "Mayores" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

MTV 2019 EMAs | Rosalia Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19.jpg

32 / 94

Rosalia heats up the crowd with a fiery performance of her song "Di Mi Nombre."

MTV 2019 EMAs | Liam Gallagher Performance | 16:9 | 1920x1080 | 11/03/19

33 / 94

Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher rocks out to "Once" and "Wonderwall" at the 2019 MTV EMAs.

MTV | EMA 2017 | Camila Cabello Perf | 1920x1080

34 / 94

Camila Cabello performs her breakout hit "Havana" live at the MTV EMA 2017.

EMA 2016 | Showstopping Performances Bruno Mars | 940x600

35 / 94

Bruno Mars lit up the 2016 EMA stage in in Rotterdam, Netherlands with an epic global debut performance of "24K Magic."

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2016 | Showstopping Performances DNCE | 902x576

36 / 94

DNCE brought their high energy to the 2016 EMAs in Rotterdam, Netherlands with performances of "Body Moves" and "Cake By The Ocean."

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2016 | Showstopping Performances Shawn Mendes | 940x600

37 / 94

Shawn Mendes shut down the stage with a stunning performance of his song "Mercy" at the 2016 EMAs in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2016 | Showstopping Performances Green Day | 2300x1468

38 / 94

Green Day rocked out to "Bang Bang" and their anti-establishment anthem "American Idiot" on stage at the 2016 EMAs in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2015 | Showstopping Performances Justin Bieber | 940x600

39 / 94

Justin Bieber's red hot performance of "What Do You Mean?" got the crowd on their feet at the 2015 show.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2015 | Showstopping Performances Ellie Goulding | 940x600

40 / 94

Emerging from crystals like the gem she is, Ellie Goulding performs a stunning rendition of "Love Me Like You Do" at the 2015 EMAs.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2015 | Showstopping Performances Pharrell Williams | 940x600

41 / 94

Pharrell Williams delivers a chilling performance of deeply meaningful song "Freedom" at the 2015 EMAs.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2014 | Showstopping Performances Ariana Grande | 486x600

42 / 94

Ariana Grande performs "Problem/Break Free" at the 2014 EMA in Glasgow, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

2014 EMAs | Ariana Grande "Break Free" | 1920x1080

43 / 94

Ariana Grande performs a medley of her songs "Problem" and "Break Free" at the EMAs 2014.

EMA 2014 | Showstopping Performances Nicki Minaj | 940x600

44 / 94

Nicki Minaj performs "Super Bass/Bed Of Lies/Anaconda" at the 2014 EMA in Glasgow, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2014 | Showstopping Performances Ed Sheeran | 940x600

45 / 94

Ed Sheeran performs "Thinking Out Loud" at the 2014 EMA in Glasgow, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2014 | Showstopping Performances Crazy Train | 940x600

46 / 94

Slash, Myles Kennedy, The Consiprators and Simon from Biffy Clyro perform Global Icon Ozzy Osbourne's "Crazy Train" at the 2014 EMA in Glasgow, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2013 | Showstopping Performances Miley Cyrus | 510x600

47 / 94

Miley Cyrus performs "We Can't Stop" at the 2013 EMA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2013 | Showstopping Performances Robin Thicke | 510x600

48 / 94

Robin Thicke performs "Blurred Lines/Feel Good" at the 2013 EMA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2013 | Showstopping Performances Katy Perry | 472x600

49 / 94

Katy Perry performs "Unconditionally" at the 2013 EMA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Kebin Mazur

EMA 2013 | Showstopping Performances Miley Cyrus | 940x600

50 / 94

Miley Cyrus performs "Wrecking Ball" at the 2013 EMA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2013 | Showstopping Performances Snoop Dogg | 940x600

51 / 94

Snoop Dogg performs "Gin & Juice" at the 2013 EMA in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2012 | Showstopping Performances Taylor Swift | 901x600

52 / 94

Taylor Swift performs "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" at the 2012 EMA in Frankfurt, Germany.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2012 | Showstopping Performances Alicia Keys | 868x600

53 / 94

Alicia Keys performs "New Day" and "Girl On Fire" at the 2012 EMA in Frankfurt, Germany.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2012 | Showstopping Performances Pay | 895x600

54 / 94

Psy performs "Gangnam Style" at the 2012 EMA in Frankfurt, Germany.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2012 | Showstopping Performances Pitbull | 901x600

55 / 94

Pitbull performs "Don't Stop the Party" at the 2012 EMA in Frankfurt, Germany.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2011 | Showstopping Performances Lady Gaga | 902x600

56 / 94

Lady Gaga performs "Marry the Night" at the 2011 EMA in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2011 | Showstopping Performances Justin Bieber | 909x600

57 / 94

Justin Bieber performs "Mistletoe" and "Never Say Never" at the 2011 EMA in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2011 | Showstopping Performances Bruno Mars | 399x600

58 / 94

Bruno Mars performs "Marry You" at the 2011 EMA in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2011 | Showstopping Performances Selena Gomez | 399x600

59 / 94

Selena Gomez & the Scene perform "Hit the Lights" at the 2011 EMA in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2011 | Showstopping Performances LMFAO | 925x600

60 / 94

LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock perform "Party Rock Anthem" at the 2011 EMA in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2010 | Showstopping Performances Rihanna | 435x600

61 / 94

Rihanna performs "Only Girl (In The World)" at the 2010 EMA in Madrid, Spain.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2010 | Showstopping Performances Katy Perry | 902x600

62 / 94

Katy Perry performs "Firework" at the 2010 EMA in Madrid, Spain.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2010 | Showstopping Performances Ke$ha | 464x600

63 / 94

Ke$ha performs "Tik Tok" at the 2010 EMA in Madrid, Spain.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2009 | Showstopping Performances Beyoncé | 487x550

64 / 94

Beyoncé performs "Sweet Dreams" at the 2009 EMA in Berlin, Germany.

Photo By Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images

EMA 2009 | Showstopping Performances Green Day | 600x382

65 / 94

Green Day performs "Know Your Enemy" and "Minority" at the 2009 EMA in Berlin, Germany.

Photo By Kevin Mazur/WireImage

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2009 | Showstopping Performances Tokio Hotel | 431x550

66 / 94

Bill Kaulitz of Tokio Hotel performs "World Behind My Wall" at the 2009 EMA in Berlin, Germany.

Photo By Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic

EMA 2009 | Showstopping Performances Bono/Jay-Z | 600x406

67 / 94

Bono of U2 and Jay-Z perform "Sunday Bloody Sunday" at the 2009 EMA in Berlin, Germany.

Photo By Florian Seefried/Getty Images

EMA 2009 | Showstopping Performances Shakira | 400x550

68 / 94

Shakira performs "Did It Again" at the 2009 EMA in Berlin, Germany.

Photo By Kevin Mazur/WireImage

EMA 2008 | Showstopping Performances Katy Perry | 536x365

69 / 94

Katy Perry performs "I Kissed a Girl" at the 2008 EMA in Liverpool, England.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2008 | Showstopping Performances P!nk | 725x365

70 / 94

P!nk performs "So What" at the 2008 EMA in Liverpool, England.

Photo By Jo Hale/Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2008 | Showstopping Performances Estelle/Kanye West | 725x365

71 / 94

Estelle and Kanye West perform "American Boy" at the 2008 EMA in Liverpool, England.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2008 | Showstopping Performances The Killers | 502x365

72 / 94

The Killers perform "Human" at the 2008 EMA in Liverpool, England.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2007 | Showstopping Performances will.i.am/Nicole Scherzinger | 380x570

73 / 94

will.i.am and Nicole Scherzinger perform "Baby Love" at the 2007 EMA in Munich, Germany.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2007 | Showstopping Performances Tokio Hotel | 407x570

74 / 94

Bill Kaulitz of Tokio Hotel performs "Monsoon" at the 2007 EMA in Munich, Germany.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2007 | Showstopping Performances Avril Lavigne | 293x570

75 / 94

Avril Lavigne performs "Hot" at the 2007 EMA in Munich, Germany.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2007 | Showstopping Performances Amy Winehouse | 341x570

76 / 94

Amy Winehouse performs "Back to Black" at the 2007 EMA in Munich, Germany.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2006 | Showstopping Performances Snoop Dogg | 397x365

77 / 94

Snoop Dogg performs "Drop It Like It's Hot" at the 2006 EMA in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Photo By Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images

EMA 2006 | Showstopping Performances Rihanna | 595x365

78 / 94

Rihanna performs "S.O.S." at the 2006 EMA in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Photo By Jo Hale/Getty Images

EMA 2006 | Showstopping Performances Justin Timberlake | 571x365

79 / 94

Justin Timberlake performs "SexyBack," "My Love" and "LoveStoned" at the 2006 EMA in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Photo By Frank Micelotta/Getty Images

EMA 2005 | Showstopping Performances Madonna | 600x412

80 / 94

Madonna performs "Hung Up" at the 2005 EMA in Lisbon, Portugal.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2004 | Showstopping Performances Chris Martin | 373x570

81 / 94

Chris Martin of Coldplay performs "Talk" at the 2005 EMA in Lisbon, Portugal.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2004 | Showstopping Performances Gwen Stefani | 600x367

82 / 94

Gwen Stefani performs "What You Waiting For?" at the 2004 EMA in Rome, Italy.

Photo By Jo Hale/Getty Images

EMA 2004 | Showstopping Performances Franz Ferdinand | 600x385

83 / 94

Paul Thomson, Alex Kapranos and Robert Hardy of Franz Ferdinand perform "Take Me Out" at the 2004 EMA in Rome, Italy.

Photo By MJ Kim/Getty Images

EMA 2004 | Showstopping Performances Alicia Keys/Usher | 364x570

84 / 94

Alicia Keys and Usher perform "My Boo" at the 2004 EMA in Rome, Italy.

Photo By Frank Micelotta/Getty Images

EMA 2003 | Showstopping Performances The White Stripes | 600x401

85 / 94

The White Stripes perform "Seven Nation Army" at the 2003 EMA in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2003 | Showstopping Performances P!nk | 382x600

86 / 94

P!nk performs "Trouble" at the 2003 EMA in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2003 | Showstopping Performances Missy Elliot | 355x570

87 / 94

Missy Elliot performs "Work It" and "Pass That Dutch" at the 2003 EMA in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Photo By Getty Images

EMA 2003 | Showstopping Performances Kylie Minogue | 600x400

88 / 94

Kylie Minogue performs "Slow" at the 2003 EMA in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2002 | Showstopping Performances Justin Hawkins | 495x570

89 / 94

Justin Hawkins of The Darkness performs "I Believe In A Thing Called Love" at the 2003 EMA in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Photo By Frank Micelotta/Getty Images

EMA 2002 | Showstopping Performances Christina Aguilera | 382x570

90 / 94

Christina Aguilera performs "Dirrty" at the 2002 EMA in Barcelona, Spain.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

ADVERTISEMENT
EMA 2000 | Showstopping Performances Spice Girls | 600x445

91 / 94

Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm of the Spice Girls perform "Holler" at the 2000 EMA in Stockholm, Sweden.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2000 | Showstopping Performances Backstreet Boys | 600x352

92 / 94

Backstreet Boys perform "Shape of My Heart" at the 2000 EMA in Stockholm, Sweden.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 2000 | Showstopping Performances Robbie Williams/Tom Jones | 372x570

93 / 94

Robbie Williams and Tom Jones perform "You Can Leave Your Hat On" at the 2000 EMA in Stockholm, Sweden.

Photo By Dave Hogan/Getty Images

EMA 1999 | Showstopping Performances Britney Spears | 381x570

94 / 94

Britney Spears performs "...Baby One More Time" and "(You Drive Me) Crazy" at the 1999 EMA in Dublin, Ireland.

Photo By Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic