One Direction Crowned Best UK & Ireland Act At 2013 EMA!
Lads beat the likes of Olly Murs & Calvin Harris in public vote...
For the past six weeks, MTV has given fans around the world the chance to vote online for their favourite hometown artists to help them win the Best Act title in their respective region.
Harry Styles and Co beat the likes of Calvin Harris, Olly Murs, Ellie Goulding and Rudimental to win the title, and will now move on to the next phase of voting to try to secure a spot to represent the region in the Worldwide Act category at the ceremony.
The 1D lads will now go head-to-head against fellow winners from across Northern Europe for the chance to be one of 10 finalists to reach the last round of the Worldwide Act category.
This year, 186 of the world’s hottest musical acts have enjoyed the MTV EMA spotlight as nominees in the Worldwide Act voting competition.
These artists span genres from Mandopop to indie-rock and Afrobeats to electro-house and hail from 126 cities and 29 small towns across 51 countries.
The likes of Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry and Robin Thicke are due to perform at this year's EMA, which broadcasts live on Sunday, November 10 at 8PM from the Ziggo Dome in Amsterdam.