The YouTube Music Awards Webcast is on now, and goes as we count down to the first-ever YouTube Music Awards, live from Pier 36 in New York City at 6 p.m. EST.

In the lead up that’s on now, a celebration of music kicks off from Seoul and Moscow, to Rio and London, and culminating in a truly global music awards that is the first of its kind.

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The YouTube Music Awards from New York will feature performances by Lady Gaga, Eminem, Arcade Fire, and more; and hosted by actor and musician Jason Schwartzman and comedian and musician Reggie Watts.

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– Celebration of the YTMAs from Seoul: 5-6:30 a.m. EST
– Moscow: Noon-1 p.m. EST
– Rio: 2-3 p.m. EST
– London: 4-5 p.m. EST
– YouTube Music Awards Preshow: 5-6 p.m. EST
– YouTube Music Awards, Live from New York City: 6-7:30 p.m. EST

YouTube Music Awards is all about you—the fans—and the artists and videos you love. The nominees were selected based purely on YouTube data from the last 12 months, and every time you watched, shared, liked, or subscribed, you helped determine the final list.

Now is your last chance to vote—search for “YTMA” on YouTube now, and share the official nomination videos on Google+, Facebook or Twitter. And watch the YouTube Music Awards live here at Zennie62, at 6 p.m. EST.

By Zennie Abraham

Zennie Abraham | Zennie Abraham or "Zennie62" is the founder of Zennie62Media which consists of and a multimedia blog news aggregator and video network, and 78-blog network, with social media and content development services and consulting. Zennie is a pioneer video blogger, YouTube Partner, social media practitioner, game developer, and pundit. Note: news aggregator content does not reflect the personal views of Mr. Abraham.