Genie Music Awards

The Genie Music Awards is a major music awards show that is held annually in South Korea and organized by Genie Music together with their partner network.[1]

Genie Music Awards
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Awarded forExcellence in music
CountrySouth Korea
Presented byGenie Music
MBC Plus (2018)
M2 (2019)
Hosted by2018: Jun Hyun-moo
2019: Han Hye-jin
Formerly calledMBC Plus X Genie Music Awards
First awarded2018
Websitehttp://event.genie.co.kr/promotion/mgavote Edit this on Wikidata
Television/radio coverage
Network2018: MBC Plus
MBC Music
MBC Every1
2019: Mnet
Runtime90 minutes (Red Carpet), 240 (Main event)

The 2019 Genie Music Awards are named M2 X Genie Music Awards (MGMA) as with their partnership with Mnet's digital studio, M2.

CeremoniesEdit

Edition Date Venue City Country Ref.
1st November 6, 2018 Namdong Gymnasium Incheon South Korea [2]
2nd August 1, 2019 Olympic Gymnastics Arena Seoul [3]

Judging criteriaEdit

2018 MGAEdit

Key
Main Award (Daesang)
Division Online Voting Digital Sales Judge Score Social Media
Artist of the Year 30% 30% 20% 20%
Song of the Year 20% 40% 20% 20%
Best Selling Artist of the Year 10% 50% 20% 20%
Digital Album of the Year 10% 50% 20% 20%
Artist Category Awards* 30% 30% 20% 20%
Song Genre Awards** 20% 40% 20% 20%
Special Awards*** 100%
*Male Artist Award, Female Artist Award, Male Group Award, Female Group Award, Male Rookie Award, Female Rookie Award, Discovery of the Year
**Dance Track (Male), Dance Track (Female), Vocal Track (Male), Vocal Track (Female), Rap/Hip Hop Music Award, Band Music Award, OST Award
***Genie Music Popularity Award, Idolchamp Global Popularity Award

2019 MGMAEdit

Key
Main Award (Daesang)
Division Online Voting Digital Sales Judge Score Social Media Twitter Voting
The Top Artist 20% 20% 20% 30% 10%
The Top Music 100%
The Top Best Selling Artist 100%
M2 Top Video 100%
Music Awards* 30% 30% 30% 10%
Special Awards** 100%
*The Male Group, The Female Group, The Male Solo Artist, The Female Solo Artist, The Male New Artist, The Female New Artist, The Performing Artist Male, The Performing Artist Female, The Vocal Artist, The Band
**Genie Music Popularity Award, Global Popularity Award

Daesang Awards (Grand Prizes)Edit

The Top ArtistEdit

Year Winner
2018 BTS
2019 BTS

The Top MusicEdit

Year Winner Song
2018 Wanna One "Beautiful"
2019 Paul Kim “Me After You”

The Top Best Selling ArtistEdit

Year Winner
2018 Twice
2019 Twice

M2 Top VideoEdit

Year Winner
2019 BTS

Best Digital Album of the YearEdit

Year Winner Album
2018 BTS Love Yourself: Answer

Artist Category AwardsEdit

Best Group / The GroupEdit

Year Winners
Male Female
2018 BTS Twice
2019 BTS Twice

Best Solo Artist / The Solo ArtistEdit

Year Winners
Male Female
2018 Jung Seung-hwan Chungha
2019 Paul Kim Chungha

Best New Artist / The New ArtistEdit

Year Winners
Male Female
2018 Stray Kids (G)I-dle
2019 TXT Itzy

Discovery of the YearEdit

Year Winner
2018 Celeb Five

Song Genre AwardsEdit

Best Dance Performance / The Performing ArtistEdit

Year Winner Song
2018 Male BTS "Idol"
Female Momoland "Bboom Bboom"
2019 Male BTS "Boy With Luv"
Female Iz*One "Violeta"

Best Vocal Performance / The Vocal ArtistEdit

Year Winner Song
2018 Wanna One "Beautiful"
2019 Mamamoo "Gogobebe"

Best Rap/Hip Hop PerformanceEdit

Year Winner Song
2018 iKon "Love Scenario"

Best Band Performance / The BandEdit

Year Winner Song
2018 Day6 "Shoot Me"
2019 Day6 "Time of Our Life"

Best OSTEdit

Year Winner Song Drama
2018 Paul Kim "Every Day, Every Moment" Should We Kiss First?

Special AwardsEdit

MBC Plus Star Award / M2 Hot StarEdit

Year Winners
2018 Wanna One
2019 Pentagon
Cosmic Girls

Next Generation StarEdit

Year Winners
2019 AB6IX
Kim Jae-hwan

Genie Music Popularity AwardEdit

Year Winner
2018 BTS
2019 BTS

Best Global PerformanceEdit

Year Winner
2018 Twice

Global Popularity AwardEdit

Year Winner
2018 BTS
2019 BTS

M2 The Most Popular ArtistEdit

Year Winner
2019 Iz*One

Other awardsEdit

Best ProducerEdit

Year Winner
2018 Bang Si-hyuk

Best Pop ArtistEdit

Year Winner
2018 Charlie Puth

Best ChoreographyEdit

Year Winner Work
2018 Son Sung-deuk BTS – "Idol"

Best FandomEdit

Year Winner
2018 A.R.M.Y (BTS Fandom)

The InnovatorEdit

Year Winner
2019 Yoon Jong Shin

The Performance CreatorEdit

Year Winner
2019 Lia Kim

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "방탄소년단·워너원·트와이스, '2018 MGA' 출격..초특급 라인업 [공식입장]". 미주중앙일보. Retrieved 2018-10-17.
  2. ^ "방탄소년단·워너원·트와이스, '2018 MGA' 출격..초특급 라인업 [공식입장]". entertain.naver.com (in Korean). October 9, 2018. Retrieved July 26, 2019.
  3. ^ "Mnet M2X지니뮤직 의기투합…8월 1일 'MGMA' 개최". entertain.naver.com (in Korean). June 4, 2019. Retrieved July 26, 2019.