The Winners Of The 2017 Melon Music Awards

The 2017 Melon Music Awards took place on December 2 KST at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea.

The Melon Music Awards, presented by Kakao Mini, 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. Check out the full list of winners below.

See Also: Performances From 2017 Melon Music Awards

Previously, the Top 10 Artists were announced (digital score 80 percent + voting 20 percent) :

BIGBANG, EXO, Red Velvet, TWICE, Wanna One, WINNER, BTS, Bolbbalgan4, IU, and Heize

Main Awards

Digital Score 60 percent + Judges’ Score 20 percent+ Voting 20 percent

Best Album of the Year

IU- “Palette”

Best Song of the Year

BTS – “Spring Day”

Best Artist of the Year

EXO

Best New Artist

Wanna One

Stage of the Year

Ticket Sales 60 percent + Judges’ Score 20 percent+ Voting 20 percent

Park Hyo Shin – “I Am A Dreamer”

Popularity Awards

Netizen Choice Award

Digital Score 40 percent + Voting 60 percent

EXO

Hot Trend Award

Digital Score 40 percent + Judges’ Score 30 percent+ Voting 30 percent

Suran (singer) and BTS’s Suga (producer) for “Wine”

Music Style Awards

Digital Score 40 percent + Judges’ Score 30 percent+ Voting 30 percent

Best Ballad

Yoon Jong Shin

Best Dance

Female: TWICE – “Knock Knock”

Male: EXO – “Ko Ko Pop”

Best Rap/Hip Hop

Dynamic Duo and EXO’s Chen – “Nosedive”

Best R&B/Soul

Suran

Best Indie

Melomance

Best Rock

Min Kyung Hoon & Super Junior’s Kim Heechul

Best Trot

Hong Jin Young, Kim Young Chul – “Ring Ring”

Best Folk/Blues

Jung Eunji – “The Spring”

Best Best Pop

Ed Sheeran

Best OST

Ailee- “I Will Go to You Like the First Snow” from “Goblin” OST

Special Awards

Best Music Video Award

Judges’ Score 100 percent

BTS – “DNA”

Best Song Writer Award

Judges’ Score 100 percent

IU

MBC Music Star Award

MBC Plus Judges’ Score 100 percent

HyunA

Kakao Hot Star Award

Wanna One, as previously announced.

1theK Performance Award

Judges’ Score 100 percent

GFRIEND

Global Artist Award

BTS

Congratulations to all the winners!

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