Congrats to all the MAMA winner!
On the 2nd of December 2016 KST, one of the biggest annual Asian music awards, the “Mnet Asian Music Awards” also commonly known as MAMA were held by CJ E&M through the Korean TV channel Mnet. MAMA is an award show showcasing amazing performances along with collaborations and awards for talented artists throughout Asia. This year was the 18th edition of the show and the fourth year it was hosted in Hong Kong.
This year the show invited special guests such as Wiz Kalifa and Timbaland who performed fantastically and got the crowd moving. If you missed MAMA, no problems! You can head over to Mnet Kpop YouTube channel and watch live streams of all the performances.
As for the winners of this year well, let’s not wait anymore!
- Song of the Year – TWICE with “Cheer Up“
- Artist of the Year – BTS
- Album of the Year – EXO with their 3rd album “E’XACT“
- Best New Female Artist – I.O.I
- Best New Male Artist – NCT 127
- Best Asian Style – EXO
- Worldwide Favorite Artist – GOT7
- Best OST – Lee Juck with “Don’t Worry” (Reply 1988)
- Best Female Artist – Taeyeon
- Best Male Artist – Zico
- Best Dance Performance Female Group – GFRIEND with “Rough“
- Best Dance Performance Male Group – BTS with “Blood Sweat & Tears“
- World Performer – Seventeen
- Best Vocal Performance Female Solo – Ailee with “If You“
- Best Vocal Performance Male Solo – Crush with “Don’t Forget“
- Best Dance Performance Solo – Taemin with “Press Your Number“
- Best Vocal Performance Group – Davichi with “Beside Me“
- Best Female Group – TWICE
- Best Male Group – EXO
- Best Band Performance – CNBLUE with “You’re So Fine“
- Best Music Video – BLACKPINK with “Whistle“
- Best Collaboration – Suzy and Baekhyun with “Dream“
- Best Rap Performance – C Jamm and BewhY with “Puzzle“
What do you think of the winners? Did your favorite artists win?