Popstar Princess Sarah Geronimo receives a nomination for the 2013 MTV Europe Music Awards
2013 MTV Europe Music Awards (EMA) officially unveiled the lists of nominees on various categories on Tuesday which includes our very own popstar princess-Sarah Geronimo.
One of the most prestigious award giving bodies in Europe has chosen Sarah Asher Tua Geronimo, or simply Sarah Geronimo or Sarah G., as part of the "Best Southeast Asia Act" nominees along with Malaysia's Hafiz, Vietnam's My Tam, Indonesia's NOAH, Singapore's Olivia Ong, and Thailand's Slot Machine, the ABS-CBN news reports.
On MTV EMA's official website, Sarah Geronimo has been described as "the Philippines' Popstar Princess." MTV Europe also listed all remarkable achievements of Sarah Geronimo including multiplatinum albums, record-breaking concerts, blockbuster movies, and high-rating TV shows. It also noted the previous awards given to Sarah G.
Sarah Geronimo won the title of Best Asian Artist (Philippines) at the 2012 MNet Asian Music Awards in Hong Kong, making her the first Filipino to receive the award. In the Philippines, she has been honored by many prestigious award-giving bodies. She is a six-time Awit Awards winner, including the “Best Selling Album of the Year” for One Heart in 2012, which is a certified five-times platinum album. Sarah is the only female artist in history to win all the major Aliw Awards: the coveted Entertainer of The Year and Record Breaker in 2010, Best Female in Major Concert for 24/SG in 2012, Best in Collaboration For A Concert for What Love Is in 2011, and Most Promising Female Entertainer in 2003. In 2004, she won Nickelodeon Philippines' Kids' Choice Award. This year, she makes another breakthrough with her new album ‘Expressions’, featuring a song she herself wrote entitled ‘Make Me Yours’.
The Best Southeast Asia Act category is part of MTV EMA's Worldwide Act section, which recognizes artist from different continents. Other categories in the Wordwide Act: Asia section are the respective Best Act awards for Japan, Korea, China and Hong Kong, and Taiwan.
This year's MTV 2013 EMA will be held in Amsterdam on November 11, 2013 and will be broadcast on more than 60 channels worldwide. It is said to reach nearly 700 million households around the world.
FYI. Sarah Geronimo was born in Manila on July 25, 2013. Her showbiz career began at age 14 when she emerged as the champion of a singing contest called “Star For A Night” in 2002.