Big news! MTV Logo has once again named an award after ArjanWrites.com!
After last year's success, MTV Logo has invited ArjanWrites.com again to be part of their NewNowNext Awards. Airing on June 13, the annual NewNowNext Awards pays homage to the artistic pioneers of today who are transforming and defining tomorrow’s pop culture. Exactly the sweet & crunchy stuff this blog is made of.
This year, the fine folks at MTV Logo have asked me to nominate six emerging foreign artists for the MTV Logo NewNowNext - ArjanWrites.com International Crossover Award. I ended up picking six artists that I consider the cream of the international crop - artists that serve up a distinct sound, present a unique style and have great potential to crossover internationally this year. The nominees for the MTV Logo NewNowNext - ArjanWrites.com International Crossover Award are:
Empire of the Sun
The winner of the award will be decided by your votes! Vote for your favorite artist in the voting widget below from now until May 20. You can vote as often as you like. Spread the word to fellow fans to come vote as well.
The winner of the MTV Logo NewNowNext - ArjanWrites.com International Crossover Award will be be announced during the NewNowNext telecast that premiers Saturday, June 13 2009 at 9 PM ET/PT on Logo and LOGOonline.com. Hosted by RuPaul, this year's show will be filmed at Hiro Ballroom in New York City and I will be there to present!
More updates to come. Make sure to add me as a friend on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for all the updates. Check out this the official announcement video of all NowNowNext categories below (including the studly Ronnie Kroell). The MTV Logo NewNowNext - ArjanWrites.com International Crossover Award is presented at the 5:55 min mark.