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2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards

The 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) was held on December 3, 2014 at the AsiaWorld–Arena, Hong Kong. It marked its sixteenth edition acknowledging the past year's K-pop releases.[1]

2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards
Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2014.jpg
Date December 3, 2014 (2014-12-03)
Location AsiaWorld–Arena, Hong Kong
Hosted by Song Seung-heon
Most awards Exo (3) Taeyang (3)
Most nominations Exo (5)
Website Mnet Asian Music Awards
Television/radio coverage
Network South Korea: Mnet
Japan: Mnet Japan
Southeast Asia: Channel M
Thailand: GMM 25
Cambodia: MyTV
Runtime around 430 minutes

Nominees were announced on October 27, 2014.[2][3] Leading the nominees was Exo with five. By the end of the ceremony, Exo received three awards together with Taeyang, the most received awards of the night.

Contents

BackgroundEdit

 
Exo, received multiple awards including Album of the Year
 
Taeyang, received multiple awards including Song of the Year
 
IU, Best Female Artist
 
Sistar, Best Female Group
Best Dance Performance
 
2PM, Best Music Video
 
Epik High, Best Rap Performance
 
Soyou, Best Collaboration
 
Ailee, Best Vocal Performance - Female
 
Lyn, Best OST
 
John Legend, International Favorite Artist
 
Jung Joon-young, Style in Music
Artist of the Year
(by country)
 
Girls' Generation-TTS, K-pop Fan's Choice - Female

This event marked the sixteenth Mnet Asian Music Awards.[4] It was broadcast live in China, Japan, Hong Kong and Southeast Asia through various channels, as well as around the world.[5]

The event took place in the same country and the same venue for the second consecutive time. This also marked the first time that the event organized a campaign called Girls' Education Campaign with CJ and UNESCO.[6] It was also the first time that UnionPay sponsored the event exclusively.[7]

Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[8][9]

Album of the Year
(Daesang)
Song of the Year
(Daesang)
Artist 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 - Solo Best Collaboration
Best Rap Performance Best Band Performance
Best Vocal Performance - Male Best Vocal Performance - Female
Best OST Best New 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)
3 Taeyang
Exo

Artist(s) with multiple nominationsEdit

The following artist(s) received more than two nominations:

Nominations Artist(s)
5 Exo
3 Super Junior
Girls' Generation[note 1]
Taeyang
Girl's Day
Sistar
IU
Seo Taiji
Ailee

Presenters and performersEdit

The following individuals and groups, listed in order of appearance, presented awards or performed musical numbers.[6][10][11][12]

PresentersEdit

Name(s) Role
Moon Hee-joon, Choi Yeo-jin, and Yura Red Carpet hosts
Presenters of the award for Best Asian Style during the Red Carpet
Song Seung-heon Main host of the 16th annual M.net Asian Music Awards (MAMA)
Ahn Jae-hyun and Park Min-woo Presenters of the award for Best New Artist
Yeon Woo-jin and Han Groo Presenters of the award for Best Dance Performance - Solo
Henry Lau Introduced presenters Gao Zi Qi and Chae Rim
Gao Zi Qi and Chae Rim Presenters of the award for Best Collaboration
Mike He Presenter of the special award for Style in Music
Lee Kwang-soo and Song Ji-hyo Presenters of the award for Best Male Group and Best Female Group
Tiffany of Girls' Generation Introduced performer John Legend
Jeremy Lin via VTR Presenter of the award for Favorite Music in China
Jo Se-ho and Lee Kuk-ju Presenters of the award for Best OST
Yoon Jong-shin Introduced performer IU
South Korea President Park Geun-hye Video greeting
Eric Tsang and Park Bo-young Presenters of the award for Best Vocal Performance - Male and Female
Nam JooHyuk and Lee Jong-hyuk Presenters of the award for Best Band Performance
Alan Tam Introduced performer Kwak Jin-eon and presented the award for K-pop Fans' Choice - Male
Yoon Jong-shin and Kang So-ra Presenters of the award for Best Female Artist and Best Male Artist
Forest Whitaker (via VTR) and Yoon Eun-hye Talked about 'Bright Girls. Brighter Future!' UNESCO campaign
Alan Tam and Yoon Eun-hye Presenters of the award for Artist of the Year by country
Kim Ji-suk Presenter of the award for K-pop Fan's Choice - Female
Lee Dong-wook and Yoo In-na Presenters of the award for Best Dance Performance - Male and Female Group
Oh Yeon-seo and Kim Ji-hoon Presenter of the award for Best Rap Performance
Jang Dong-min and Kyung Soo-jin Presenter of the award for Best Music Video
Song Seung-heon Presenter of the special award for The Most Popular Vocalist
Kwon Sang-woo and Choi Ji-woo Presenters of the award for Song of the Year
Andy Lau Presenter of the award for Album of the Year
Song Seung-heon Closing Remarks

PerformersEdit

Name(s) Performed Notes
BTS "Boy In Luv" Red Carpet
AOA "Miniskirt", "Like a Cat"
Fred Cheng "Light My Fire"
Block B "Very Good", "Jackpot"
Dancing 9 "Step by Step", "Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine", "Beat It" Beat Box - Opening Performance
Bobby ft. The Quiett and Dok2 and Masta Wu "YGGR", "Come Here"
Girl's Day and Ailee "Something", "Don't Touch Me", "Problem" Last Fantasy
WINNER and Epik High ft. Yoo In-na, Mino, B.I & Bobby "Empty", "Happen Ending", "Born Hater" Beyond the Screen
John Legend ft. Tiffany & Chen "Green Light" The Legend Continues
John Legend "All Of Me
IU ft. Mino "Friday", "Fly, Chick" Memories
Eason Chan "Exaggerated" Rain
Sistar ft. Junggiggo, P.O, Nam JooHyuk, and Lee Jong-hyuk "Some", "Touch My Body" Four Shades of Love
Block B and BTS Dance Battle, "Tough Cookie", "RM", "Danger", "H.E.R.", "Let's Get It Started" Fight of the Century
Kwak Jin-eon ft. Kim Feel of Superstar K6 "Be Proud Of", "Don't Worry Dear" Miracles Never Stop
Infinite "Last Romeo", "Back" Infinite Spectrum
Lee Seung-chul and Yoon Eun-hye with the Choir "The Day" 2014 MAMA x UNESCO's Music Makes One
Seo Taiji ft. IU, Zico and Vasco * "Sogyeokdong", "Chritstmalo.win", "Come Back Home" Media Wonderland
Exo "Black Pearl", "Tell Me What Is Love", "Deep Breath", "Overdose" The New Age of Exo
G-Dragon and Taeyang "Eyes, Nose, Lips", Rap Performance, "Good Boy", "Fantastic Baby" Colorize

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Including the sub-group, TTS.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) Sets 2014 Date, Location". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2014-10-25.
  2. ^ "Mnet Releases Teaser & Initial Information For 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards". KPop Starz. Retrieved 2014-10-26.
  3. ^ "2014 MAMA - Voting" Archived 2014-10-27 at the Wayback Machine.. MAMA. Retrieved 2014-10-27.
  4. ^ Lee, Hyo-won. "Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) Sets 2014 Date, Location". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 29 January 2015. 
  5. ^ Benjamin, Jeff. "John Legend, G-Dragon, EXO & Top K-Pop Stars to Perform at 2014 MAMA". billboard.com. Retrieved 29 January 2015. 
  6. ^ a b "[Full Ver.] 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards Part1". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 28 January 2015. 
  7. ^ "UnionPay International Exclusively Sponsors "2014 Mnet Asia Music Awards"". UnionPay. Retrieved 29 January 2015. 
  8. ^ "Mnet Asian Music Awards 2014 Winners". Mnet Asian Music Awards. Archived from the original on 4 May 2015. Retrieved 28 January 2014. 
  9. ^ "John Legend wins Mnet Asian Music Awards in Hong Kong". CCTV.com. Retrieved 29 January 2015. 
  10. ^ "[Full Ver.] 2014 MAMA Red Carpet". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 28 January 2015. 
  11. ^ "[Full Ver.] 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards part2". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 28 January 2015. 
  12. ^ "[Full Ver.] 2014 Mnet Asian Music Awards Part3". mwave. MAMA. Retrieved 29 January 2015. 

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