The first ever YouTube Music Awards will be coming to a computer or tablet screen near you on Nov. 3. The inaugural awards show will kick off at 6 p.m. ET in the above video, and it will be streaming live for the world to see.
In anticipation of the event, the embedded video is showing a countdown show to get viewers hyped for the big night. Spike Jonze is the creative director for the YouTube Music Awards show, and it’s being hosted by Jason Schwartzman and Reggie Watts.
Awards will be given out to Artist of the Year, Video of the Year, YouTube Phenomenon, Innovation of the Year, YouTube Breakthrough and Response of the Year. In addition, everyone from Lady Gaga to Eminem to Arcade Fire to M.I.A. will be performing live at Pier 36 in New York City. Other shows set in London, Rio, Moscow and Seoul have been streaming all day.
Will you tune in for the YouTube Music Awards?