Winners Recap For The 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) In Japan
On November 29, 2017, the 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards took place in the Yokohama Arena in Japan. Stars flew out for the prestigious occasion, both to perform and accept their awards.
The awards are presented by Qoo10 and acknowledge the achievements of Asian musical artists for the past year. It highlights their accomplishments and gives some a chance to show their skills live with incredible performances and collaborations, plus all sorts of celebrity appearances.
Competition for these awards was intense this year, with voting issues found early on and fans scrambling to help their favorites win.
Here are the full lists of winners!
Best New Female Artist
Best New Male Artist
Best Asian Style in Japan
Best of Next
Best Dance Performance Group Female
Best Dance Performance Group Male
Best Concert Performer
Discovery of the Year
Mwave Global Fan Choice
Best Male Artist
Qoo10’S Song of the Year
Awards aren’t all people tune in for! There were some incredible performance in this star-filled ceremony. The event began with an incredible collaboration medley of BoA’s hits with SEVENTEEN, TWICE, and a beautiful collaboration with Hwang Min Hyun (Wanna One and NU’EST) and BoA. That was just to start! Monsta X chimed in with “Dramarama” and a remix version of “Beautiful”, followed by a collaboration of Weki Meki, Chungha, and PRISTIN with “It’s Showtime”. The show continued with even more stellar performances, and even some new groups like fromis_9!
Check out all of the performances below!
BoA, SEVENTEEN, TWICE performing “Girls on Top”, “No. 1”, and “My Name”
BoA and Hwang Min Hyun performing “Only One”
BoA performing “Camo”
Monsta X performing “Dramarama”
Monbebes might want to brace themselves, there’s a bit of a surprise at the end.
Monsta X performing “Intro”, “Beautiful” the MAMA Remix and a dance performance
Weki Meki, Chungha, and PRISTIN performing “It’s Showtime” Medley
AKB48, Chungha, Weki Meki, PRISTIN, fromis_9, “Idol School” class 1 performing “It’s Showtime”
fromis_9 performing Intro and “Glass Shoes”
Zico performing “Anti” and “Artist”
TWICE performing Intro, “TT”, and “Signal”
TWICE Dance performance and “Likey”
Wanna One performing Intro and “Energetic”
Wanna One performing Intro and “Burn It Up” the Prequel Remix
SEVENTEEN performing the rock version of “Mansae” and “CLAP”
NU’EST W performing “Overcome” and “Where You At”
SEVENTEEN and NU’EST W collaboration performance of “Heaven”
EXO-CBX performing Intro and “Hey Mama!”
EXO-CBX performing Bridge and “Ka-CHING!” Remix version