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The Mnet 20's Choice Awards is a major music awards show that is held annually in South Korea, organized by CJ E&M through its Mnet channel.

Mnet 20's Choice Awards
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Official logo of the 2013 edition
Awarded forExcellence in the music and entertainment industries
CountrySouth Korea
Presented byCJ E&M (Mnet)
First awarded2007
Last awarded2013
Television/radio coverage


The 2013 20′s Choice Awards were held on July 18, 2013 at the Korea International Exhibition Center (KINTEX) in Ilsan, Goyang, South Korea, bringing together the legendary and the up-and-coming for the hottest summer awards show. The exciting event was hosted by Shinhwa’s Minwoo and Jun Jin, and TV personality Kim Seul-gie.[1] With the theme of Legend of 20′s, the 20′s Choice Awards featured the young and fresh, as well as the experienced and legendary.

Here is the list of winners.[2]

20's Choice AwardsEdit

20's Movie Star – Male 20's Movie Star – Female
20's Drama Star - Male 20's Drama Star – Female
20's Style 20's Variety Star
  • CL (The Baddest Female)
  • 4Minute (What′s Your Name)
  • Beenzino (Agua Man)
  • Lee Hyori (Bad Girls, Miss Korea)
  • Kim Won-jung (2012 Herald Donga TV - Best Model)
20's Booming Star – Male 20's Booming Star – Female
20's Performance 20's Mwave Global Star
20's Hot Band 20's Hot Rapper
  • VerbalJint (If It Ain′t Love)
  • Geeks (Wash Away)
  • Baechigi (Shower of Tears)
  • Beenzino (Aqua Man)
  • Double K (Rewind)
20's Hot Cover Music 20's Online Music
20's Voice

Special AwardsEdit

20′s Record 20′s Black Yak Marmot Blue Carpet Popularity Award
Best Global Touring Artist Icon of 20′s


The theme of the 2012 show is Do [Don'ts] Super 20’s and the nominations were announced on June 7, with the ceremony taking place on June 28.[3] The winners are listed as follows:[4]


The ceremony took place on July 7 at the River Park outdoor swimming pool at Seoul-Walkerhill Hotel with actor Song Joong-ki and singer Bae Suzy of miss A as MCs.[5]


20's Most Influential Stars:

Smoothie King Cool Star Award: Beast

Favorite Style Girl Group for Dance, Style, and Body: 4Minute

Daum's Search Hot Star Award: 2PM




Most winnersEdit

Rank 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Artist Lee Hyori Super Junior 2PM 2NE1,
Jo In-sung,
Total awards 7 5 4 3

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Eun-ah, Lee (18 July 2013). "SHINHWA Lee Minwoo, JunJin, Kim Seul-ki to Host Mnet's 20′s Choice Tonight". TenAsia. Archived from the original on 31 December 2013. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  2. ^ Eun, Elizabeth (18 July 2013). "[20's Choice] 2NE1's CL, Infinite, Shinhwa and More Win Big at 2013 20's Choice Awards". enewsWorld. Retrieved 18 July 2013.
  3. ^ Lee, Nancy (8 June 2012). "20's Choice Awards Nominees Announced, Voting Open". enewsWorld. Retrieved 11 June 2012.
  4. ^ Lee, Nancy (28 June 2012). "20's Choice Awards: Who Won at the 20's Choice Awards?". enewsWorld. Retrieved 29 June 2012.
  5. ^ Kim, Heidi (17 June 2011). "Song Joong-ki and miss A's Suzy to host Mnet's summer show". 10Asia. Retrieved 4 July 2012.

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