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M.net Asian Music Awards


M.net Asian Music Awards



The Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA, previously known as the Mnet KM Music Festival or MKMF) is a major music awards show that is held annually in South Korea. It in involves the participation of some of the most well know actors and singers. It is one of the most important events for the Korean Music industry, however it has been dogged by claims of unfair voting.

Official website: Mnet Asian Music Awards

Award Categories

Main

* Artist of the Year
* Song of the Year
* Album of the Year

Artist / Group Awards

* Best Male Group
* Best Female Group
* Best Male Solo
* Best Female Solo
* Best Mixed Group
* Best New Male Group
* Best New Female Group
* Best New Solo

Music Genres

* House/Electronic
* Rock
* HipHop
* Ballad
* R&B/Soul
* Dance

Music Video

* Best Music Video Screenplay
* Best Music Video Actors

Popularity Awards

* Mobile Popularity Award
* MNet.com Award
* Auction Netizen Popularity Award
* Arirang Overseas Popularity Award

M.net Award winners - 2009


Main Artist of the Year 2PM
Main Song of the Year I Don't Care
Main Album of the Year Heartbreaker [G-Dragon]
Artist / Group Awards Best Male Group 2PM
Artist / Group Awards Best Female Group Brown Eyed Girls
Artist / Group Awards Best Male Solo Artist Drunken Tiger
Artist / Group Awards Best Female Solo Artist Baek Ji Young
Artist / Group Awards Best Mixed Gender Group 8Eight
Artist / Group Awards Best New Male Artist Supreme Team
Artist / Group Awards Best New Female Artist 2NE1
Music Genres Best House/Electronic Brown Eyed Girls' "Abracadabra"
Music Genres Best Rock Song Boowhal's "Remembering"
Music Genres Best Hip Hop Artist LeeSsang's "The Girl Who Can't Break Up, The Boy Who Can't Leave (feat. Jung In)"
Music Genres Best R&B/Ballad Song Kim Tae Woo's "Love Rain"
Music Genres Best Dance Kara's "Honey"
Music Genres Best Trot Award Hong Jin Yong's "Love Battery"
Music Genres Best OST Award SS501's "Because I'm Stupid" for Boys Over Flowers
Music Video Best MV 2NE1's "Fire"
Music Video Director of Music Video Award Hong Won Ki
Popularity Awards CGV Popularity Award Super Junior
Popularity Awards Mobile Popularity Award Super Junior
Popularity Awards Overseas Viewers' Award Super Junior
Popularity Awards Music Portal Mnet Award 2NE1
Special Awards Best Asian Composer JYP
Special Awards Best Representative for Asia TVXQ
Special Awards Asian Recommend AKB48

M.net Award winners - 2008


* Artist of the Year: Big Bang
* Song of the Year: Wonder Girls "Nobody"
* Album of the Year: TVXQ- Mirotic
* 10th Anniversary Special Awars - Shin Seung Hun

* Best Male Group - Big Bang
* Best Female Group - Wonder Girls
* Best Mixed Group - Cherry Filter
* Best Male Solo - Seo Taiji
* Best Female Solo - Lee Hyori

* Best New Male Group - SHINee
* Best New Female Group - Davichi

* House/Electronic - Jewelry
* Rock - Nell
* HipHop - Epik High
* Ballad/R&B - Brown Eyes
* Dance - Lee Hyori

* Best Music Video Screenplay - Wonder Girls
* Best Music Video Director - Jang Jaehyuk ("Nobody" for Wonder Girls)
* Best OST - Kim Jongwook & SG Wannabe (Against Destiny)

* Mobile Popularity Award - TVXQ
* Auction Fashion - TVXQ
* Auction Netizen Popularity Award - TVXQ
* Arirang Overseas Popularity Award - TVXQ
* Digital Audio Award - Big Bang
* Music Portal Mnet Award - BigBang

* Best New Artist of Asia - Khalil Fong

M.net Award winners - 2007


* Artist of the Year - Super Junior
* Song of the Year - Big Bang - Lies
* Album of the Year - Epik High

* Best Male Group - Big Bang
* Best Female Group - SeeYa
* Best Male Solo - Lee Seung Gi
* Best Female Solo - Ivy
* Best Mixed Group - Clazziquai

* Best New Male Group - FT Island
* Best New Female Group - Wonder Girls
* Best New Solo Artist - Younha

* House/Electronic - Clazziquai
* Rock - Cherry Filter
* HipHop - Epik High
* Ballad - Yangpa
* R&B/Soul - SG Wannabe

* Dance - The Grace

* Best Music Video Screenplay - Dynamic Duo
* Best Music Video Actors - Jung Ilwoo, Baek Sunghyun

* Mobile Popularity Award - Super Junior
* MNet.com Award - FT Island

* Auction Netizen Popularity Award - Super Junior
* Arirang Overseas Popularity Award - Shinhwa

M.net Award winners - 2006


* Artist of the Year - TVXQ
* Song of the Year - SG Wannabe "Partner for Life"
* Album of the Year - SG Wannabe

* Best Group - TVXQ
* Best Male Solo - Rain
* Best Female Solo - Baek Ji Young

* Best New Group - Super Junior
* Best New Solo - Zhang Liyin

* Rock - Buzz
* HipHop - MC Mong
* Ballad - Lee Seung Gi
* R&B/Soul - Fly to the Sky
* Dance - SS501

* Best Music Video Screenplay - PSY
* Best Music Video Actors - Lee Jun Ki, Kim Ji-soo
* Best Film of the Year - Radio Star (Direct by Lee Jun-ik)
* Best O.S.T. - SeeYa

* Best Composition of Lyric - Ahn Young-min ("Crazy Love Song" for SeeYa)
* Best Composition of Compose - Cho Young-soo ("My Person" for SG Wannabe)
* Best Composition of Arrange - Yoo Jaehyun ("That Man, That Woman" for Vibe)

* Digital Audio Award - SG Wannabe
* Mnet Mobile Popularity Award - TVXQ
* MNet Award - TVXQ

* Yeep Netizen Popularity Award - Shinhwa
* Arirang Overseas Popularity Award - Shinhwa

* Best International Artist - Pussycat Dolls
* Asia Top Star - w-inds.

M.net Award winners - 2005


* Artist of the Year - TVXQ

* Best Male Group - SG Wannabe
* Best Female Group - Jewelry
* Best Mixed Group - Koyote
* Best Male Solo - Kim Jong Kook
* Best Female Solo - BoA

* Best New Group - SS501
* Best New Solo - Lim Jeong Hee

* Rock - Buzz
* HipHop - Epik High
* Ballad - Shin Hye Sung
* R&B - Wheesung
* Dance - Lee Min Woo

* Best Music Video - TVXQ
* Best Directors - Seo Hyun-seung
* Best Performance - PSY

* Digital Audio Award - SG Wannabe
* Mnet Mobile Popularity Award - TVXQ
* Mnet KM PD Special Award - S.E.S.

* Yeep Netizen Popularity Award - MC Mong
* Best Overseas Popularity Award - Kangta

source: http://en.wikipedia.org/