2012 MAMA Winners and Performances


The 2012 Mnet Asian Music Awards were held last night in Hong Kong and featured many of the biggest acts in Korea and throughout Asia. Starting at 7 pm KST at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, the event was live streamed online for fans all the world. 

Tonight’s big winners were Big Bang, taking Artist of the Year, PSY” taking Song of the Year with “Gangnam Style” and Super Junior’s “Sexy Free & Single” taking Album of the Year.

Best new male artist was Busker Busker while best new female artist was Ailee. EXO won best new Asian artist. Check below for a complete list of winners.

Artist of the Year: Big Bang

Song of the Year: PSY “Gangnam Style”

Album of the Year: Super Junior “Sexy, Free & Single”

New Best Male Artist: Busker Busker “Cherry Blossom Ending”
New Best Female Artist: Ailee “Heaven”
New Asian Artist Group: EXO “MAMA”

Best Male Artist: G-Dragon
Best Female Artist: IU “You And I”
Best Male Group: Big Bang
Best Female Group: SISTAR
Best Solo Dance Performance: PSY “Gangnam Style”

Best Male Group Dance Performance: SHINee “Sherlock”
Best Female Group Dance Performance: f(x) “Electric Shock”
Best Band Performance: Busker Busker “Cherry Blossom Ending”
Best Rap Performance: Epik High “Up”
Best Solo Vocal Performance: K.Will “My Heart Is Beating”
Best Vocal Group Performance: Davichi “Don’t Say Goodbye”
Best Music Video: PSY “Gangnam Style”
Best Collaboration Performance: Troublemaker “Troublemaker”

Best OST: Seo Inguk & Go Eunji “All For You” (Reply 1997)
Best Global Male Group: Super Junior
Best Global Female Group: KARA

Best Asian Artist (China): Wang Leehom
Best Asian Artist (Japan): AKB48
Best Asian Artist (Philippines): Sarah Geronimo
Best Asian Artist (Vietnam): My Tam
Best Asian Artist (Singapore): Taufik Batisah
Best Asian Artist (Indonesia): Agnes
Best Asian Artist (China): Li Yuchun
Best Asian Artist (Thailand): Natthew
Best Asian Artist (China): TimeZ
International Favorite Artist: PSY

Style in Music: Ga-in
Mnet PD’s Choice: B.A.P
TVB’s Choice: Joey Yung

Guardian Angel Worldwide Performer: Big Bang
2012 MAMA Line Award: Super Junior

Check out performances by Gain, SISTAR, Troublemaker, Epik High, Jang Wooyoung, JYP, Super Star K4 Winner Roy Kim, EXO, SHINee, Super Junior, Big Bang, PSY and more on page 2!