James Reid wins Best SEA Act at MTV Europe Music Awards

14 Nov – Singer-actor James Reid was recently named Best Southeast Asia Act at the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards.

As reported on ABS-CBN, the star beat six other contenders for the category, including Malaysia's Faizal Tahir, Indonesia's Isyana Sarasvati, and Singapore's The Sam Willows.

Reid, who could not attend the event, sent a video message, saying, "It is such an honour to be representing the Philippines and with this recognition, I will keep on making music and bring the Philippines to the world stage."

He added in Filipino, "And of course, many thanks to everyone who voted for me. JaDine fans, I love you."

Though it's his first win, this isn't Reid's first nomination. He was previously nominated alongside girlfriend Nadine Lustre at the 2015 MTV EMA happened in Milan, Italy.

(Photo Source: James Reid Instagram)