The 2016 Melon Music Awards is taking place right now on November 19 KST at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea.
The Melon Music Awards, presented by Kakao, honors K-pop artists and their achievements this year based on their performance on Melon, one of Korea’s largest online music store. There are a total of 23 different awards, divided into four broad categories: Main, Popularity, Music Style, and Special Awards.
Along with the awards, this years hottest stars grace the event with special performances of their hit songs. EXO, TWICE, Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon, Bolbbalgan4, Red Velvet, MAMAMOO, BTS, BLACKPINK, BewhY, SEVENTEEN, 10cm, I.O.I, iKON, Akdong Musician, GFRIEND, Sechs Kies, Zico, and more perform this year.