2018 Melon Music Awards Ups The Excitement With Info On Performances By BLACKPINK, iKON, Wanna One, Apink, And More
The 2018 Melon Music Awards (2018 MMA) has revealed new details about what’s to come at the show this weekend!
This year’s ceremony will feature the theme “My Story,” with top artists showing special performances that will make fans feel like they’re at their solo concerts.
It was previously announced that BTS, iKON, BLACKPINK, Wanna One, and Apink will be performing at the show, and it’s also been now been revealed that MAMAMOO, Bolbbalgan4, and BTOB are taking part too. Some details have been announced about the special performances they’ve prepared that fit with the theme “My Story.”
When BTOB recently won first place with their song “Beautiful Pain,” they said that they had wanted to promote with their member Seo Eunkwang, who is currently in the military. For the 2018 MMA, they’ll be using storytelling to put on a special performance that will make it seem like all seven members are on stage.
After releasing hits including “Love Scenario,” “Killing Me,” and “Goodbye Road” this year, iKON will be taking to the 2018 MMA stage with a beautiful and amazing collaboration with an orchestra. Their performance will be about men who are telling stories of farewells.
At last year’s show, Wanna One received the Best New Artist award and staged a “Youth: Act 1” performance. This year, they’ll convey what they want to say to their fans Wannable through a “Youth: Act 2” performance.
MAMAMOO, who has been receiving even more love every time they put out a new release, will be thrilling fans with a performance that features an even higher level of sexiness and glamor.
BLACKPINK’s performance will include artistic elements, and it’s said to be about a conflict that arises when faced with a powerful temptation. Another thing to look out for is the stage design created just for BLACKPINK.
Apink will bring fans to the Moulin Rouge with their “lethally charming” performance. They’ll be taking to the stage as divas at the Moulin Rouge, with a captivating performance on a grand and glamorous stage.
The duo Bolbbalgan4 will also be showing a new side to themselves with their performance about going on a trip together with someone.
A source from the 2018 MMA has said, “Artists who are actively promoting all around the world have confirmed their attendance, and the full line-up will be announced soon.”
The 2018 MMA will take place on December 1 at 7 p.m. KST, and it will be broadcast on JTBC 2, JTBC 4, Melon, 1theK, kakaoTV, and Daum.