MTV has confirmed that Kosovo-born singer Rits Ora will take Wembley Arena to host and perform at the 2017 MTV EMAs on Sunday, November 12.
Bruce Gillmer, Head of Music and Music Talent, Global Entertainment Group, Viacom says “Rita is a multi-talented star who’s been an MTV core artist for over half of a decade. She’s the perfect hometown hero to lead the 2017 MTV EMAs, which promises to be the year’s ultimate global music celebration.
An excited Rita says, “I’m so excited to be hosting this year’s MTV EMAs in my hometown! I still remember how much fun my first EMAs was in Frankfurt in 2012, when I performed ‘RIP.’ I can’t wait to get back on the stage to host and perform. Worlds will collide on this global stage come November 12th, so get ready.”
Ora returns to the EMA stage in full force, following eight nominations collected over the years including Best Video, Best Look, Best World Stage, Best UK/Ireland Act, Best New Artist, and Best Push Artist.