Mnet Announces Nominees For ‘2022 Mnet Asian Music Awards’

On October 24 KST, mnet revealed the nominees for this year’Mnet Asian Music Awards.’

Mnet released the videos announcing the nominees for categories such as “Best Male Artist”, “Best Female Artist”, “Best New Male Artist”, “Best New Female Artist”, “Best Male Group”, “Best Female Group” , ‘ and more. The “Worldwide Fans’ Choice TOP 10” was also added for a second year. This award is a popularity award that only reflects the voices of global K-pop fans, as they will be the ones who select the nominees and the final winner.

Meanwhile, the “Mnet Asian Music Awards 2022” will be held from November 29 to 30 at the Kyocera Dome in Osaka, Japan.

Best Female Artist

UI

Miyeon ((G)I-DLE)

Nayeon (TWICE)

Seulgi (Red Velvet)

Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation)

Best Male Artist

j-hope (BTS)

Kang Daniel

Lim Young Woong

Psych

Zico

Best New Male Artist

ATBO

STORM

TNX

ordinary heroes

YOUNITE

Best New Female Artist

IVE

Kep1er

THE SERAFIM

NewJeans

NMIXX

Choi Ye Na

Best Female Group

(G)I-DLE

aespa

NOIRPINK

ITZY

red velvet

TWICE

Best Male Group

BTS

ENHYPEN

Dream NCT

Seventeen

stray kids

SMS

Best Vocal Performance – Solo

IU – “Drama”

Kim Min Seok (Melomance) – “Drunken Confession”

Lee Mu Jin – “When It Snows” (with Heize)

Lim Young Woong – “Our Blues, Our Life”

Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation) – “INVU”

Best Vocal Performance – Group

BIGBANG – “Still Life”

BTS – “Yet to come”

Davichi – “Marching Band”

ENHYPEN – “Polaroid Love”

WINNER – “I LOVE YOU”

Best Group Performance

Jannabi – “GRIPPIN’THEGREEN”

Jaurim – “Stay With Me”

Lucy – “Play”

The Black Skirts – “My Little Lambs”

Xdinary Heroes – “Happy Death Day”

Best OST

10CM – “Drawer” (from ‘Our Beloved Summer’)

Jimin (BTS), Ha Sung Woon – “With You” (from “Our Blues”)

Melomance – “Love, Maybe” (from “Business Proposal”)

V (BTS) – “Christmas Tree” (from “Our Beloved Summer”)

Wonstein – “Your Existence” (from ‘Twenty Five Twenty One’)

Better cooperation

10CM, BIG Naughty – “Only 10 Centimeters”

Crush, j-hope (BTS) – “Rush Hour”

Loco, Hwa Sa (MAMAMOO) – “Someone!”

Psy, SUGA (BTS) – “What That”

Woo Won Jae, meenoi – “Ghosting” (Prod. Code Kunst)

Best Hip-Hop and Urban Music

BE’O – “Counting the Stars” (feat. Beenzino)

BIG Naughty – “Beyond Love” (feat. 10CM)

j-hope (BTS) – “MORE”

Jay Park – “GANADARA” (featuring Lee Hi)

Zico – “Monster”

Best Dance Performance – Solo

Jessie – “ZOOM”

Nayeon (TWICE) – “Pop!”

Psy – “That That” (prod. & feat. SUGA by BTS)

Sunmi – “Heartburn”

Choi Ye Na – “Smiley” (feat. BIBI)

Best Dance Performance – Male Group

NCT 127 – “2 Villains”

NCT Dream – “Glitch Mode”

Seventeen – “HOT”

Stray Kids – “MANIAC”

TXT – “Good Boy Gone Bad”

TREASURE – “JIKJIN”

Best Dance Performance – Female Group

(G)I-DLE – “TOMBOY”

BLACKPINK – “Pink Venom”

IVE – “LOVE DIVE”

THE SSERAFIM – “WITHOUT FEAR”

NewJeans – “Warning”

Red Velvet – “Feel My Rhythm”

Global Top 10 Fan Choice

(G)I-DLE

aespa

ASTRO

A-TEEZ

BIG BANG

Billy

NOIRPINK

brave girls

BTOB

BTS

chungha

To crush

Dream Catcher

ENHYPEN

Everglow

deis_9

girls generation

GOT7

ITZY

UI

ive

Jay Park

jessie

Jo Yu Ri

Kai (EXO)

Kang Daniel

KARD

Kep1er

THE SERAFIM

LOONA

MAMAMOO

MONSTA X

NCT 127

Dream NCT

NewJeans

NMIXX

ONEUS

Pentagon

Psych

red velvet

Seventeen

STAY

stray kids

sunmi

The Boyz

SMS

TREASURE

TWICE

WINNER

Choi Ye Na

song of the year
10CM – “Drawer”
10CM, BIG Naughty – “Only 10 centimeters”
BE’O – “Counting the Stars” (feat. Beenzino)
BIGBANG – “Still Life”
BIG Naughty – “Beyond Love” (feat. 10CM)
BLACKPINK – “Pink Venom”
BTS – “Yet to come”
Crush – “Rush Hour” (feat. j-hope)
Davichi – “Marching Band”
ENHYPEN – “Polaroid Love”
(G)I-DLE – “TOMBOY”
IU – “Drama”
IVE – “LOVE DIVE”
JANNABI – “GRIPPIN’THEGREEN”
Jaurim – “STAY WITH ME”
Jay Park – “GANADARA” (feat. IU)
Jessie – “ZOOM”
J-Hope – “MORE”
Jimin, Ha Sung Woon – “With You”
Kim Min Seok – “Drunken Confession”
THE SSERAFIM – “WITHOUT FEAR”
Lee Mujin – “When It Snows” (feat. Heize)
Lim Young Woong – “Our Blues Our Life”
Loco, Hwasa – “Someone!”
LUCY – “PLAY”
MeloMance – “Love, Maybe”
Nayeon- “POP!”
NCT 127 – “2 Villains”
NCT DREAM – “Glitch Mode”
NewJeans – “Warning”
PSY – “That That” (prod. & feat. Suga)
Red Velvet – “Feel My Rhythm”
SEVENTEEN – “HOT”
Stray Kids – “MANIAC”
Sunmi – “Heartburn”
Taeyeon – “INVU”
The black skirts – “My little lambs”
TREASURE – “JIKJIN”
TXT – “Good Boy Gone Bad”
V – “Christmas Tree”
WINNER – “I LOVE YOU”
Wonstein – “Your Existence”
Woo Won Jae, meenoi – “Ghosting” (prod. CODE KUNST)
Xdinary Heroes – “Happy Death Day”
Yena – “SMILEY” (feat. BIBI)
Zico – “Monster”

Artist of the Year
aespa
ATBO
NOIRPINK
BTS
ENHYPEN
(G)I-DLE
ITZY
UI
IVE
I hope
Kang Daniel
Kep1er
THE SERAFIM
Lim Young Woong
Miyeon ((G)I-DLE)
Nayeon (TWICE)
Dream NCT
NewJeans
NMIXX
Psych
red velvet
Seulgi (Red Velvet)
SEVENTEEN
stray kids
Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation)
STORM
TNX
TWICE
SMS
ordinary heroes
Choi Ye Na
YOUNITE
Zico

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