The MTV European Music Awards will take place at a live concert to be held at Tor di Valle in Rome on 18 Nov. The ceremony, which will be broadcast all over the world to an audience of more than a billion people, is attracting some of the best known artists of the day, Alicia Keys, Eminem, Nelly, Tiziano Ferro, Beastie Boys, Usher and Anastacia who will perform, and a selection stars who will present the awards, from footballers and skateboarders to well known models, film stars, DJs and rappers. On the same evening a second concert will be held outside the Colosseum in central Rome, Carmen Consoli, Elisa, The Cure and Prince will be amongst the artists taking part.