'The 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong' opened its grand finale on Dec. 1. Hosted by the general contents company CJ E&M, '2017 MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards)' was flooded with the hottest artists and celebs.
EXO took home the 'Album Of The Year,' the grand prize, and BTS won 'Artist Of The Year.' WannaOne took home the Best Male Group Award, rising as the rookie of the year.
EXO, winning the 'Album Of The Year,' became the awardee of MAMA's grand prize for five consecutive years. EXO stated, "We were able to reach the top once again thanks to EXO-L (EXO fan club)." EXO added, "Four consecutive years as a million seller and five consecutive years of being a grand prize winner, this is unbelievable."
BTS, two consecutive years 'Artist Of The Year,' thanked their fandom 'ARMY' in return. Leader RM praised ARMY, saying that "people I meet seem to be more interested in ARMY than BTS, they keep asking me about the tremendous fandom BTS has."
RM added, "We wouldn't have had our chance to shine if it wasn't for you." "The title 'Artist Of The Year' says so much about all that ARMY did for us."
WannaOne leader Kang Daniel stated "It's an honor in itself to be on the stages of 'MAMA.' I can't believe we were granted this enormous award." "A huge thanks to
Here's the full list of '2017 MAMA.'
Artist Of The Year = BTS (Bangtan Boys)
Song Of The Year = TWICE 'SIGNAL'
Album Of The Year = EXO 'The War' (The 4th Album)
Best New Male Artist = WANNA ONE
Best New Female Artist = PRISTIN
Best Male Group = WANNA ONE
Best Female Group = RED VELVET
Best Male Artist = ZICO
Best Female Artist = IU
Best Dance Performance Solo = TAEMIN
Best Dance Performance Male Group = SEVENTEEN 'Don't Wanna Cry'
Best Dance Performance Female Group = TWICE 'SIGNAL'
Best Vocal Performance Male Solo = YOON JONG SHIN 'Like It'
Best Vocal Performance Female Solo = HEIZE 'You, Clouds, Rain'
Best Vocal Performance Group = BOLBBANLGAN4 'Tell Me You Love Me'
Best Band Performance = HYUKOH 'TOMBOY'
Hiphop & Urban Music = HEIZE 'Don't Know You'
Best Collaboration = DYNAMIC DUO, CHEN 'nosedive'
Best OST = AILEE 'I Will Go To You Like The First Snow'
Favorite Vietnamese Artist Presented By Close up = Son Tung M-TP
Best Music Video = BTS 'Spring Day'
Worldwide Favorite Artist = SEVENTEEN
Best Of Next = Chung Ha
Best Of Next = WannaOne
Best Concert Performer = MONSTA X
Best Asian Style In Japan = EXO-CBX
Best Asian Style In Hong Kong = BTS
Mwave Global Fans' Choice = EXO
Discovery Of The Year = NU'EST W
Inspired Achievement = Akimoto Yasushi
World Performer = GOT7
New Asian Artist = NCT 127
Style In Music = Sunmi
[Best Asian Artist]
Best Asian Artist Vietnam = Toc Tien
Best Asian Artist Thailand = Lula
Best Asian Artist Singapore = Aisyah Aziz
Best Asian Artist Indonesia = Agnez Mo
Best Asian Artist Japan = AKB48
Best Asian Artist Mandarin = Karen Mok
[Professional Category Winners]
Best Executive Producer Of The Year = George Trivino, TRUE COLOR MUSIC
Best Producer Of The Year = PDOGG
Best Composer Of The Year = -Raisa Andriana & Isyana Sarasvati
Best Engineer Of The Year = Dat Nguyen Minh, AD PRODUCTION
Best Video Director Of The Year = Atsushi Makino, P.I.C.S.
Best Choreographer Of The Year = Choi Youngjun
Best Visual & Art Director Of The Year = Yang
By Bongbong and Suwon Han email@example.com