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2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards

The 2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards took place on November 22, 2013, at AsiaWorld-Arena in Hong Kong.[1] The ceremony was the fourth consecutive Mnet Asian Music Awards to occur outside of South Korea.

2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards
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DateNovember 22, 2013 (2013-11-22)
LocationAsiaWorld–Arena, Hong Kong
Hosted byLee Seung-gi
Most awardsG-Dragon (4)
Most nominationsG-Dragon (6) Cho Yong-pil (6)
WebsiteMnet Asian Music Awards
Television/radio coverage
NetworkSouth Korea: Mnet
Japan: Mnet Japan
Southeast Asia: Channel M
Thailand: Bang Channel
Cambodia: MyTV
Runtimearound 300 minutes

Nominations were announced on October 23, 2013. Leading the nominees was Cho Yong-pil with six, followed by Psy, G-Dragon, and Girls' Generation with five nominations each. By the end of the ceremony, G-Dragon received the most wins with four awards, which includes the daesang (or grand prize) award "Artist of the Year.

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BackgroundEdit

This event marked the fifteenth Mnet Asian Music Awards.[2] Using its slogan "Music Makes One" for the third consecutive time, MAMA was broadcast live in China, Japan, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia through various channels, as well as around the world.

This is the first time that the three daesang awards were presented separately. The first daesang, the song of the year award, was given at the end of the first block, the second daesang, the artist of the year award, was given at the end of the second block, and the third daesang, the album of the year award was given at the finale. After the last daesang award was given, Stevie Wonder performed.[3]

Winners and nomineesEdit

 
G-Dragon, Received multiple awards including Artist of the Year
 
Cho Yong-pil, Song Of The Year
 
EXO, Album of the Year
 
Lee Hyori, Best Female Artist
 
Infinite, Best Male Group
 
Girls' Generation, Best Female Group
 
Lee Seung-gi, Best Male Vocal Performance
 
Ailee, Best Female Vocal Performance
 
CL, Best Female Solo Dance Performance
 
Shinee, Best Male Group Dance Performance
 
Sistar, Best Female Group Dance Performance
 
Busker Busker, Best Band Performance
 
Yoon Mi-rae, Best OST
 
Crayon Pop, Best New Female Artist
 
Ylvis, International Favorite Artist
 
Stevie Wonder, Music Makes One Global Ambassador Award
 
A Pink, Next Generation Global Star (Female)
 
Lee Jung-hyun, Red Carpet Special Prize

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[4][5]

Album of the Year
(daesang)
Artist of the Year
(daesang)
Song of the Year
(daesang)
Best Music Video
Best Male Artist Best Female Artist
Best Male Group Best Female Group
Best Dance Performance - Male Group Best Dance Performance - Female Group
Best Dance Performance - Male Solo Best Dance Performance - Female Solo
International Favorite Artist Best Band Performance
  • Ylvis
    • no nominees announced
Best Vocal Performance - Male Best Vocal Performance - Female
Best OST Best Rap Performance
Best New Male Artist Best New Female Artist
Special Awards

Multiple awardsEdit

Artist(s) with multiple winsEdit

The following artist(s) received two or more wins (excluding the special awards):

Awards Artist(s)
4 G-Dragon

Artist(s) with multiple nominationsEdit

The following artist(s) received three or more nominations (excluding the special awards):

Awards Artist(s)
6 Cho Yong-pil
5 G-Dragon
Girls' Generation
Psy
4 EXO
3 Shinee
Crayon Pop
Lee Seung-chul
Busker Busker

Presenters and performersEdit

The following individuals and groups, listed in order of appearance, presented awards or performed musical numbers.[6][7][8]

PresentersEdit

Name(s) Role
Lee Seung-gi Main host of the 15th annual M.net Asian Music Awards (MAMA)
Sung Joon and Kim So-yeon Presenters of the award for Best Dance Performance Award - Female Solo
Ryan Seacrest (via VTR) Introduced the nominees for Best Dance Performance Award - Female Group
Sung Joon and Kim So-yeon Presenters of the award for Best Dance Performance Award - Female Group
Kim Jong-kook and Song Ji-hyo Presenters of the award for NISSAN JUKE Best Music Video
Lee Seung-chul Presenter of the special award for Discovery of the Year
Lee Soo-hyuk and Hong Jong-hyun Presenters of the award for Best New Female Artist
Lee Seo-jin Introduced the recipients of Best Asian Artist Awards
Paris Hilton Presenter of the award for Best Male Artist
Lee Bo-young and Jang Hyuk Presenters of the award for BC UnionPay Song of the Year
Dancing 9 Presenters of the award for Best Dance Performance Award - Male Solo
Yoo Se-yoon and Miriam Yeung Best Vocal Performance - Female
Cha Ye-ryun Presenter of the special award for Style in Music
Jung Woo and Go Ara Presenters of the special award for Next Generation Global Star Female Award
Presenters of the special award for Sony MDR Worldwide Performer Award
Jay Park Presenter of the award for International Favorite Artist
Aaron Kwok and Han Chae-young Presenters of the award for BC UnionPay Artist of the Year
Kim Yoon-ah of Jaurim Introduced performer Lee Seung-gi and presenter of the award for Best Vocal Performance - Male
Lee Ha-neul Presenter of the award for Best Rap Performance
Lee Ha-neul and Dynamic Duo Presenters of the award for Best Band Performance
G-Dragon, Seungri, and Taeyang of Big Bang Presenters of Music Makes One Global Ambassador Award
Lee Dong-wook and Sung Yu-ri Presenters of the award for Best Female Group
Presenters of the award for Best Male Group
Song Ji-hyo Introduced performers Big Bang
Go Joon-hee Presenter of the special award for Best Concert Performer
Kim Ji-hoon and Han Ji-hye Presenters of the award for Best Female Artist
Go Soo Presenter for the award for BC UnionPay Album of the Year
Lee Seung-gi Introduced performer Stevie Wonder

PerformersEdit

Name(s) Performed Notes
Jaurim, Lee Ha-Neul, Jay Park "Icarus", Enter The Dragon Enter The MAMA - Opening Act
Trouble Maker, Infinite "Now", "Before The Dawn", "Destiny" Gangs of Hong Kong
Aaron Kwok "Yi Ge Hui Wu" 비망록
2NE1, Icona Pop "Lonely", "Missing You", "All Night", "I Love It" 4 Love
Dancing 9 - Trophy Disappeared
Ylvis and Crayon Pop "What Does the Fox Say?", "Bar Bar Bar" The Fox Say 'Bar Bar Bar'
Park Jae-jung and Zhu Jia Jia "Annie", "We Are Young " We Are Super Stars
EXO "Growl", "Wolf" Ein süßer Traum
Lee Seung-gi "Return" Orchestra ver. 애상곡
Rain "How To Avoid The Sun", "It's Raining", "Hip Song" Man of the Moment
Big Bang "Doom Dada", "Ringa Linga", "Strong Baby" & "Let's Talk About Love", "Sober(G-Dragon verse)/Crooked", "Fantastic Baby" The Human
Stevie Wonder, Hyolyn, Aaron Kwok "I Just Called to Say I Love You", "Lately", "Isn't She Lovely", "Superstition" He's A Wonder
Paris Hilton DJ Ending

BroadcastsEdit

Network Country
Mnet   South Korea
KM
tvN
OnStyle
O'Live
Story On
XTM
TVB   Hong Kong
Myx (LIVE/Cable TV)   Philippines
Studio 23 (now ABS-CBN Sports+Action) (Delayed/Free TV)
Mnet Japan   Japan
Mnet America   USA
Channel M (Southeast Asia)   Hong Kong,   Taiwan, South East Asia
Channel U (Singapore)   Singapore
8TV (Malaysia)   Malaysia
Fox   Finland
Indosiar   Indonesia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "′The '2013 MAMA' to be held in Hong Kong for the 2nd consecutive year". Allkpop. 17 September 2012. Retrieved 17 September 2013.
  2. ^ "MKMF goes into history" Asiae. 20 October 2009. Retrieved 2012-04-17
  3. ^ Lee, Hyo-won. "Stevie Wonder, Ylvis, and Icona Pop to Headline Mnet Asian Music Awards". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 29 January 2015.
  4. ^ "Mnet Asian Music Awards 2013 Winners". Mnet Asian Music Awards. Archived from the original on 23 November 2013. Retrieved 22 November 2013.
  5. ^ Lee, Hyo-won. "K-Pop Star G-Dragon Wins Four at 2013 MAMAs". billboard.com. The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 29 January 2015.
  6. ^ "2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards (part 1)". Mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 26 January 2015.
  7. ^ "2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards (part 2)". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 27 January 2015.
  8. ^ "2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards (part 3)". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 27 January 2015.

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