Several of the artists announced the news Thursday (Oct. 16) on their social media accounts. Charli XCX is up for Best Push and Best New, while Kiesza is contending for Best New, Best Video, Best Push and Best Canadian Act.
The show will broadcast on MTV channels around the world at 7 p.m. on Nov. 9 from the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. It is the first time the show has been held in Glasgow.
Ozzy Osbourne will receive the Global Icon award at the event. Nicki Minaj will be the host and perform; Ariana Grande and Ed Sheeran were previously announced as performers. Nick Cannon and Awkward star Molly Tarlov will be the hosts of the U.S. telecast from Miami.