Nicki Minajj has confirmed she will be hosting and performing at the MTV European Music Awards in Glasgow on November 9.

The Anaconda singer is thrilled to helm the 20th anniversary of the EMAs and will also perform during the show. 

Revealing the news via Twitter and Instagram this morning Minaj wrote: ''So excited to announce that I will not only perform, but I have the honorable task of HOSTING this year's MTV European Music Awards!!!!!!! AAAAAHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!! (sic)''.

The show will take place on Sunday, November 9, in Glasgow and it will be broadcast live at 9pm on MTV.

Minaj is also nominated in four categories - Best Look, Best Female, Best Hip Hop and Biggest Fans awards.

Voting in all categories for the 2014 MTV EMA is now open at mtvema.com and will close on 8 November 2014 at 11:59pm CET.