Day 2 of the ‘MAMA Awards 2022‘ was held on November 30 at the Kyocera Dome Osaka in Japan.
The theme of the ceremony is ‘K-POP Global Citizenship’ and the sub-theme for day 2 is ‘We are K-POP’. This year’s awards are the first to bear the new name ‘MAMA’. Eligible nominees released music from November 1, 2021 to October 21, 2022, and voting began October 29 at 6:00 PM KST.
As for the winners, the ‘Artist of the Year‘ and ‘Category Awards for Artistswere calculated by 40% MAMA professional panel, 30% digital sales (20% South Korea + 10% worldwide), and 30% record sales. ‘Song of the Year‘ and ‘Song genre awards‘ were calculated by 40% MAMA professional panel and 60% digital sales (40% South Korea + 20% worldwide). ‘Album of the Year‘ was decided by 40% MAMA professional panel and 60% record sales. ‘Global Icon of the Year‘ and ‘Global Fan’s Choice Top 10‘ were determined by 10% global music video counts and online voting (50% Mnet Plus + 30% Spotify). ‘Best Music Videowas calculated by 70% of the professional MAMA panel and 30% of global music video views.
Check out the winners below, the performances here, and Day 1 winners if you missed them.
MAMA Platinum | BTS
Yogibo Artist of the Year (Daesang) | BTS
Yogibo Song of the Year (Daesang) | IVE‘s”Love dive“
Yogibo Album of the Year (Daesang) | BTS”Proof‘
Best Music Video | BLACKPINK‘s”Pink poison“
Best Male Group | BTS
Dear OST | MeloMance‘s”Love, maybe” (‘A business proposal‘OST)
Best Collaboration | Psy‘s”That that(produced and featuring BTS‘ SUGA)
Most Popular Group | Lost children
Best Dance Performance (Male Group) | Seventeen‘s”IS CALLED“
Favorite Female Group | (G)I-DLE
Best Dance Performance (Solo) | Psy‘s”That that(produced and featuring BTS‘ SUGA)
Best Dance Performance (Women’s Group) | IVE‘s”Love dive“
Best Female Group | BLACKPINK
Best Vocal Performance (Group) | BIG BANG‘s”Still life“
Best Band Performance | Xdinary heroes‘”Happy death day“
Best New Male Artist | Xdinary heroes
Most Popular Male Artist | BTS‘ j-hope
Best Vocal Performance (Solo) | Girl generations Taeyeon “INVU“
Breakout producer | Min Hee Jin (ADOR, New Jeans)
Global Music Trend Leader | Zico
Best Female Artist | TWICEs Nayeon
Best Male Artist | Lim Young Woong
Best Hip Hop & Urban Music | Jay Park‘s”GANADARA” performance. IU
Inspirational Achievement | Jaurim
Best New Female Artist | IVE
Bibigo Culture & Style | BTS‘ j-hope
Congratulations to all winners!