BTS, IU, NCT, Baekhyun, BLACKPINK, TWICE, and more win at the 2020 Mnet Asian Music Awards – see the list of winners
The Mnet Asian Music Awards went online for their 22nd edition this weekend.
Celebrating the best Asian artists in the region, this year’s ceremony took place on the virtual space called “NEW-TOPIA,” and hosted by actor Song Joong Ki. MAMA also teamed up with Twitter for Stanbot, to give fans up-close access to their favourite K-pop acts even from their own homes.
10 must-watch performances at the Mnet Asian Music Awards 2020
Performers included the likes of BTS, NCT, SEVENTEEN, ENHYPEN, MONSTA X, MAMAMOO, TWICE, TXT, BoA, Taemin, Jessi and Hwa Sa, TREASURE, GOT7, and IZ*ONE.
Held on 6 December at 6 PM KST (4 PM ID/TH Standard Time; 5 PM PH/SG/MY Standard Time), the show was made available via tvN, JOOX, Viu, and other channels.
BTS swept the Daesangs this year, taking home the awards for Artist of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year, and Worldwide Icon of the Year.
IU was awarded Best Female Artist, as well as Best Vocal Performance Solo for ‘Blueming,‘ and Best Collaboration for ‘eight,’ which featured and was produced by BTS member, SUGA.
EXO‘s Baekhyun received the Best Male Artist Award for the second consecutive year.
Aside from being included in the Worldwide Fans’ Choice Top 10, TWICE were voted as The Most Popular Artist, while NCT also received the Favourite Male Group Award.
🏆The Most Popular Artist
🏆Worldwide Fan’s Choice
원스의 사랑에 보답하는 트와이스가 될게요💗
2021년에도 트와이스 트와이스 잘하자. 🙌
TWICE will make sure to return ONCE’s tremendous love💗
Let’s go TWICE TWICE in 2021 as well. 🙌#TWICE #트와이스 #2020MAMA pic.twitter.com/xeJmfdKd1n
K-pop rookies TREASURE and Weeekly won Best New Male Artist and Best New Female Artist, respectively.
Check out the complete list of winners for the 2020 Mnet Asian Music Awards below:
WORLDWIDE FANS’ CHOICE TOP 10
ALBUM OF THE YEAR – BTS – Map of the Soul:7
DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR – ATEEZ
BEST NEW MALE ARTIST – TREASURE
BEST NEW FEMALE ARTIST – Weeekly
BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE MALE GROUP – BTS – Dynamite
BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE SOLO – Hwa Sa – Maria
BEST BAND PERFORMANCE – DAY6 – ‘Zombie’
FAVOURITE DANCE PERFORMANCE FEMALE SOLO – Jessi – ‘Nunu Nana’
BEST OF NEXT – CRAVITY
BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE GROUP – MAMAMOO – ‘HIP’
BEST FEMALE ARTIST – IU
BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE SOLO – IU – ‘Blueming’
BEST COLLABORATION – IU – ‘eight’ (Prod. & Feat. Suga)
BEST OST – Gaho – ‘Start’ (‘Itaewon Class’)
BEST ASIAN ARTIST AWARD:
Japan: HIGE DANDISM
Indonesia: RIZKY FEBIAN
Thailand: INK WARUNTORN
BEST NEW ASIAN ARTIST:
Indonesia: TIARA ANDINI
Japan: FUJI KAZE
Mandarin: CHIH SIOU
BEST NEW ASIAN ARTIST – J01
BEST STAGE – MONSTA X
NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENT ARTIST – SEVENTEEN
FAVOURITE DANCE PERFORMANCE GROUP – TXT
FAVOURITE DANCE PERFORMANCE MALE SOLO – Taemin
BEST MUSIC VIDEO – BTS – ‘Dynamite’
FAVOURITE ASIAN ARTIST – WayV
FAVOURITE FEMALE GROUP: IZ*ONE
FAVOURITE MALE GROUP: NCT
WORLDWIDE ICON OF THE YEAR: BTS
BEST MALE ARTIST: BAEKHYUN
BEST FEMALE GROUP – BLACKPINK
BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE FEMALE GROUP – BLACKPINK – ‘How You Like That’
BEST HIP HOP & URBAN MUSIC – Zico – ‘Any song’
GLOBAL FAVOURITE PERFORMER – SEVENTEEN
BEST MALE GROUP – BTS
INSPIRED ACHIEVEMENT – BoA
THE MOST POPULAR ARTIST – TWICE
SONG OF THE YEAR – BTS – ‘Dynamite’
ARTIST OF THE YEAR – BTS
*This list will be updated as other winners are revealed.The Mnet Asian Music Awards went online for their 22nd edition this weekend. Celebrating the best Asian artists in the region, this year's ceremon…
BTS, BLACKPINK, MONSTA X, IU, and more win at the 2020 Melon Music Awards – see the list of winners
The 2020 Melon Music Awards are finally here!
Kicking off on Tuesday (12/02), the annual awards show is taking place online until 5 December. This mark’s MMA’s first time to be held in a virtual space and the organisers promise to create a new “performance culture” as part of the experience.
The likes of BTS, TXT, MONSTA X, OH MY GIRL, DAY6(Even of Day) THE BOYZ, Simon Dominic, CODE KUNST, JANNABI, Lim Young Woong, Young Tak, and more are scheduled to perform throughout the week.
Last month, MMA’s Top 10 Artists were revealed to include: Baek Yerin, EXO’s Baekhyun, BLACKPINK, BTS, Im Young Woong, IU, IZ*ONE, Kim Ho Joong, Oh My Girl, and Block B’s Zico.
Aside from their Top 10 Artist inclusion, BTS also won Artist of the Year and Netizen’s Choice. The group also took home the Song of the Year and Best Dance (Male) awards for their Grammy-nominated hit, ‘Dynamite’. Their February 2020 record, Map of the Soul:7, won Album of the Year.
K-pop rookies Cravity and Weeekly won Best New Artist, while MONSTA X were awarded with Best Performance. BLACKPINK‘s ‘How You Like That’ took home the award for Best Dance (Female).
‘eight,’ IU‘s collaboration with SUGA, won Best Rock, and ‘Leo,’ BOL4‘s song with EXO‘s Baekhyun got the award for Best Indie.
Check out the complete list of winners here:
Top 10 Artists
- Baek Yerin
- EXO’s Baekhyun
- Im Young Woong
- Kim Ho Joong
- Oh My Girl
- Block B’s Zico
Artist of the Year: BTS
Album of the Year: BTS – Map of the Soul: 7
Song of the Year: BTS – ‘Dynamite’
Best Ballad – DAVICHI – ‘Dear’
Best Rap/Hip-Hop – DAMOIM (YUMDDA, The Quiett, Deepflow, Simon Dominic) – ‘IMMADO’
Best R&B/Soul – Baek Yerin – ‘Square (2017)’
Best Indie – BOL4 – Leo feat. Baekhyun
Best OST – Jo Jung Suk – ‘Aloha’
Best Rock: IU – ‘Eight (Prod. & Feat. Suga of BTS)’
Best New Artist (Male): Cravity
Best New Artist (Female): Weeekly 위클리
1theK original contents Award: THE BOYZ
Best Songwriter: Young Tak
Best Performance Director: Son Sung Deuk
Best Dance (Male): BTS – ‘Dynamite’
Best Dance (Female): BLACKPINK – ‘How You Like That’
Best Performance: MONSTA X
Best Trot: Lim Youngwoong
Hot Trend Award: Trotman 6
Best Pop: Sam Smith – ‘To Die For’
Netizen’s Choice: BTS
Here’s a recap of MMA Week:
Day 1: 2 December
Day 2: 3 December
Day 3: 4 December
Day 4: 5 December
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