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This one’s for all the melophiles out there

by Grace Sundram

If you like music (who doesn’t), then it’s time to spread some of your creativity and bring joy by giving us your best red carpet look for one of the biggest music awards there is in the world.

TikTok, the app that took the world by storm is the official red-carpet partner for this year’s MTV EMA Music Awards. On 9 November 2020, get ready for a night of jaw-dropping performances from the hottest artists and celebrate the power of music in style.


Fans can also look forward to seeing their favourite local artists and nominees for Best Southeast Asia Act 2020 including K-Clique (Malaysia), Agnez MO (Indonesia), Ben&Ben (Philippines), Benjamin Kheng (Singapore), Violette Wauthier (Thailand), and Jack (Vietnam).

Bringing the red-carpet glamour to fans across Malaysia, TikTok is also giving users the chance to live out their red-carpet dreams by doing the following:

  • Create a video of yourself in your best red carpet look and strike a creative or funny pose
  • Download and use the red carpet green screen here for a more immersive experience
  • Post your video along with the #MTVEMARedCarpet and tag @mtvasia


The top 10 most creative entries will be announced on 12 November 2020 and will each stand to win an exclusive MTV EMA 2020 swag bag worth USD 200. To kick things off, many popular Malaysian creators have participated in the challenge and showed off their best poses, such as Eric Lau Lofstedt (@lofstedtdude).

Strike a pose like Eric for the #MTVEMARedCarpet Challenge.

@lofstedtdudeI really dig the 5th fit, wbu?🥴 join me in the #MTVEMARedCarpet challenge, you could win some MTV Swag😛 @mtvasia #malaysia #mtv #ericlofstedt #fyp♬ Stunnin’ (feat. Harm Franklin) – Curtis Waters

Mark your calendars for November 9 because the MTV EMA Music Awards 2020 is set to be lit. Start practising those poses, and we shall see you on the red carpet.

Pictures by K-Clique, Fashionista & Getty Images

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