The MTV Awards (known as TRL Awards from 2006 to 2012) were established in 2006 by MTV Italy to celebrate the most popular artists and music videos in Italy. Originally beginning as an annual event to celebrate the most request videos and artists on Total Request Live, from 2013 the MTV Awards are celebration of what MTV Italian viewers consider the best in music, cinema and fashion.
From 2006 to 2010 the show changed its host city every year, but since 2011 it is set in Florence. The awards are presented annually and broadcast live on MTV Italy, as well as online.
He did not win an award but was nominated for one.