“2013 MAMA” Ratings Peak During Big Bang’s Performance + Red Carpet Pictures

Ratings for the “2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards” (“2013 MAMA”) were slightly up from last year.

According to ratings agency TNmS, November 22’s “2013 MAMA” earned a 4.872% rating amongst the country’s cable subscribing households, compared to a rating of 3.547% last year, a 1.325% increase in viewership. The rating is a combined viewership from Mnet (1.497%), KM (0.352%), O’live (0.461%), XTM (0.735%), On Style (0.280%), tvN (0.787%) and Story on (0.760%).

Comparing ratings between the three parts that “2013 MAMA” was split into, the second part had the highest rating of 5.380%, followed by the third part (5.045%) and first part (4.146%). The highest 1-minute rating at 6.917% was during BIGBANG’s performance.

Female viewers in their teens made up the largest demographic of cable viewers who tuned in to “2013 MAMA,” followed by women in their 40s (4.768%), 30s (3.416%) and then those in their 20s (2.899%).

The biggest awards of the “2013 MAMA” (Daesangs) went to Cho Yong Pil (Song of the Year, “Bounce”), G-Dragon (Artist of the Year) and EXO (Album of the Year, “XOXO”). Check out rest of the winners and performances here. 

Check out red carpet pictures on the next page!

A Pink

2013 MAMA A Pink

2013 MAMA Ylvis
2013 MAMA Troublemaker
Sung Yuri
2013 MAMA Sung Yuri
Sung Joon and Kim So Yeon

2013 MAMA Sung Joon and Kim So Yeon d
SNSD’s Hyoyeon and Seohyun
minus Bora
2013 MAMA Sistar
Kim Jong Kook
and Song Ji Hyo
2013 MAMA Kim Jong Kook and Song Ji Hyo
Reply 1994” co-stars Jung Woo and Go Ara
2013 MAMA Jung Woo and Go Ara
Paris Hilton

2013 MAMA Paris Hilton
Models-turned-actors Lee Soo Hyuk and Hong Jong Hyun

2013 MAMA Lee Soo Hyuk and Hong Jong Hyun Singer-actress Lee Jung Hyun
2013 MAMA Lee Jung Hyun

Kim Ji Hoon

2013 MAMA Kim Ji Hoon Jang Hyuk
2013 MAMA Jang Hyuk
Park Jae Jung from “Superstar K5”
2013 MAMA Park Jae Jung

Han Hye Jin
2013 MAMA Han Hye Jin
Han Chae Young
2013 MAMA Han Chae Young
Go Joon Hee
2013 MAMA Go Joon Hee
2013 MAMA G-Dragon

2013 MAMA G-Dragon


Dancing 9” contestants
2013 MAMA Dancing9

Crayon Pop
2013 MAMA Crayon Pop
Cha Ye Ryun
2013 MAMA Cha Ye Ryun