This is James’ first international recognition.
His on screen partner Nadine Lustre is also up for nomination with other Asian artists like Afgan of Indonesia, Akim & The Majistret of Malaysia, Gentle Bones of Singapore, and Thaitanium of Thailand. In able to vote, fans will just have to tweet the hashtag #MTVEMA and hashtag #Nominate alongside the artist’s name.
Voting is open until Monday, 14th of September at 5:59pm Singapore time.
The MTV EMA Awards 2015 will take place in Milan on October 25.