2017 MAMA Announces Nominees + Voting Begins

2017-10-19 01:59:48 2017-10-21 11:58:05

Get ready for this year’s MAMA!

On October 19, the nominations were announced for the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (hereafter 2017 MAMA) through a live broadcast from 5 to 6 p.m. KST.

This year’s event will begin on November 25 with 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam, which will feature Asian artists from Thailand, Singapore, and more as winners and performers. 2017 MAMA in Japan will be held on November 29 and 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong will be held on December 1.

Music released from October 27, 2016 to October 18, 2017 were eligible for nominations.

Check out the nominees for below!

Best New Male Artist

Wanna One

Golden Child

The East Light

Samuel

Jeong Sewoon

Best New Female Artist

PRISTIN

DreamCatcher

MOMOLAND

Weki Meki

Kim Chungha

Best Male Artist

G-Dragon

Zion.T

PSY

Yoon Jong Shin

Zico

Best Female Artist

Sunmi

Suzy

IU

Taeyeon

Heize

Best Male Group

EXO

GOT7

NU’EST W

Wanna One

BTS

SEVENTEEN

Best Female Group

BLACKPINK

TWICE

Red Velvet

MAMAMOO

GFRIEND

Best Band Performance

CNBLUE – “Between Us”

DAY6 – “I Smile”

FTISLAND – “Wind”

Buzz – “The Love”

Hyukoh – “Tomboy”

Best Hip Hop & Urban Music

Dean – “Come Over”

Mad Clown – “Lost Without You”

Woo Won Jae – “We Are”

Zico – “Artist”

Heize – “Don’t Know You”

Best Collaboration

Dynamic Duo, Chen – “nosedive”

Jay Park, Dok2 – “Most Hated”

Soyou, Baekhyun – “Rain”

IU, Oh Hyuk – “Can’t Love You Anymore”

Hyorin, Changmo – “Blue Rain”

Best Music Video

EXO – “Power”

TWICE – “Signal”

Wanna One – “Energetic”

BTS – “Spring Day”

SEVENTEEN – “Don’t Wanna Cry”

Best OST 

Bolbbalgan4 – “You and Me from the Start”

Suzy – “I Love You Boy”

Ailee – “I Will Go to You Like the First Snow”

Chanyeol, Punch – “Stay with Me”

Crush – “Beautiful”

Best Vocal Performance Male Solo

Zion.T – “The Song”

Yoon Jong Shin – “Like It”

Jung Seung Hwan – “This Fool”

Han Dong Geun – “Crazy”

Hwang Chi Yeol – “A Daily Song”

Best Vocal Performance Female Solo

Kim Sejeong – “Flower Way”

Suran – “WINE”

IU – “Through the Night”

Jung Eun Ji – “The Spring”

Heize – “You, Clouds, Rain”

Best Vocal Performance Group

WINNER – “Really Really”

MAMAMOO – “Yes I Am”

Bolbbalgan4 – “Tell Me You Love Me”

BTOB – “Missing You”

Highlight – “Calling You”

Best Dance Performance Solo

Sunmi – “Gashina”

PSY – “New Face”

Lee Hyori – “Black”

Taemin – “Move”

HyunA – “BABE”

Best Dance Performance Female Group

Apink – “FIVE”

TWICE – “Signal”

Red Velvet – “Red Flavor”

Girls’ Generation – “Holiday”

GFRIEND – “Love Whisper”

Best Dance Performance Male Group

EXO – “Ko Ko Bop”

NCT 127 – “Cherry Bomb”

Monsta X – “Beautiful”

BTS – “DNA”

VIXX – “Shangri-La”

SEVENTEEN – “Don’t Wanna Cry”

Voting began at 6 p.m. KST. Check it out here!