In 2016, Rotterdam played host to the largest music awards in the world!
The worlds biggest stars gathered in our city for the MTV European Music Awards. With performances by Bruno Mars and Zara Larsson, alongside many others, in Ahoy. Preceding the EMA was MTV Music Week.
The spectacular awards show was broadcast on MTV all over the world. 2016 marked the second time that Rotterdam played host to the EMA, the first time was in 1997.