As if the pulverized records in the past three and a half months weren’t enough, i Moonlight look ahead and arrive at the most sparkling night of MTV in Europe. The band made up of Victoria, Damiano, Thomas and Ethan gets, in fact, two nominations for the 2021 MTV EMAs to be held on November 14 in Hungary: the one for Best Group and for Best Rock. It is the first time that an Italian artist has been nominated in three categories (including that of Best Italian Act), and it’s the first time ever that an Italian band gets a mention for Best Group e Best Rock.
No surprise, in short, for a group that has reached 3.4 billion streams on all digital platforms and more than 43 million monthly listeners on Spotify, not to mention the recent success of Mammamia, the latest single from Måneskin released on October 8th which finished at # 24 on Spotify’s Global Ranking on the release weekend, marking the highest ranking debut among the new releases and the highest ever for the band.
Ever since they won the Eurovision Song Contest and won the sympathy of stars like Iggy Pop and Miley Cyrus, everyone has been wondering what the secret to the success of the Moonlight. According to them, the answer is much simpler than it might seem: “People see us having fun and, above all, they understand how friendly we are. Appreciate that we remain natural in what we do. We are normal kids of our age who love their work “, explain them, the Måneskin, ready to go back on tour in Italy and on the most important stages of European cities with their Loud Kids On Tour, sold out in less than two hours, with the grand finale at the Circus Maximus scheduled for Saturday 9 July 2022.