MTV European Music Awards 2023, Måneskin win Best Rock and Best Italian Act

Måneskin won again. The Italian band triumphed with a double prize at the MTV European Music Awards 2023, the demonstration planned in Paris but canceled due to the international crisis following the outbreak of the conflict in the Middle East between Israel and Hamas. Damiano, Victoria, Ethan and Thomas broke other records for Italy thanks to the achievement of the prestigious recognition Best Rockwho left behind groups that wrote the history of world music such as Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Arctic Monkeys, Foo Fighters and The Killers, and of Best Italian Act, where they got the better of Annalisa, Elodie, Lazza and The Kolors. This is how Måneskin won two of the four categories for which they had received a nomination, which also included Best Group and Best Live, and continued the success already confirmed a few weeks ago by the winning the Best Rock award at the 2023 MTV Video Music Awards and two years ago from the one just as Best Rock at the MTV EMA 2021. In the meantime, waiting for the global release of Rush! (Are U Coming?), the new edition with five unreleased songs from the latest album Rush! which also includes the single Honey (Are U Coming?)Måneskin collect one success after another with the Rush! World Tour.


At the MTV EMA 2023 he triumphed with three prizes pop star Taylor Swift, who recently released the album 1989 (Taylor’s Version) and achieved great success with the concert film aboutEras Tour. Nothing to do, however, for artists like Olivia Rodrigo and SZA. Here are all the winners:

  • Best Afrobeats: Row
  • Best Alternatives: Lana Del Rey
  • Best Artist: Taylor Swift
  • Best Collaboration: KAROL G and Shakira – TQG
  • Best Electronic: David Guetta
  • Best Hip Hop: Nicki Minaj
  • Best K-Pop: Jung Kook
  • Best Latin: Anitta
  • Best Live: Taylor Swift
  • Best New: Weight Pluma
  • Best Pop: Billie Eilish
  • Best Push: Tomorrow
  • Best R&B: Chris Brown
  • Best Rock: Måneskin
  • Best Song: Jung Kook Featuring Latto – Seven
  • Best Videos: Taylor Swift – Anti-Hero
  • Best Italian Act: Måneskin