Alternative rock outfit My Chemical Romance and British singer-songwriter James Blunt are among the multiple nominees unveiled for the fifth annual MTV Asia Awards, to be held in Bangkok on May 6.

Alternative rock outfit My Chemical Romance and British singer-songwriter James Blunt are among the multiple nominees unveiled for the fifth annual MTV Asia Awards, to be held in Bangkok on May 6.

My Chemical Romance are nominated for favorite rock act, favorite video and favorite breakthrough artist. British singer-songwriter James Blunt is up for favorite male artist and favorite breakthrough artist.

Asian artists nominated today (Feb. 28) in various regional categories include Singapore's Stefanie Sun, Taiwan's Jay Chou and Wang Lee Hom, Thailand's Tata Young India's Asha Bhosle and Malaysia's Too Phat.

Voting begins on March 1.

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