‘2016 MAMA’ EXO, Bangtan, Twice

EXO got awarded the grand prize for four straight years. They left behind an unparalleled record. Bangtan &Twice received awards for the first time and they have been proved the big trend.

2016 MAMA was held in the afternoon of Dec. 2 at AWE in Hong Kong. The grand prize went to EXO, Bangtan &Twice. EXO was awarded the best album ,Bangtan awarded artist of the year and Twice Twice the best song of the year.

EXO won four gold medals :best boy band ,best asian style and collaboration( by the song ‘dream’ Baek Hyun and Suji sang together.

Especially EXO was accomplished the splendid achievements by being awarded the grand prize for four straight years from 2013 to this year . EXO’s third album, ‘EXACT’ released in late June has been sold more than one million copies following first and second album. Sae-Hoon says “ We got the precious grand prize for four straight years. All thanks to our fan and EXO-L all over the world.”

Bangtan was awarded ‘artist of the year’ and ‘ best dance performance boy band’ . They called in ‘Scrapper idol’ have soared from rising star to global star since their debut three years ago. They have established themselves through ‘In the Mood for Love series.’ following ‘school trilogy’ and stood unchallenged through their 2ndalbum ‘ Wings’ released in October.

The revolt by the girl band of the 2nd year after their debut.
Twice was awarded ‘artist of the year’ by the song ‘cheer up’. They got the debut in show business by the song ‘gracefully’ last year and appeared on ‘m-net’ through the song ‘sixteen’. Their energetic and cheerful song ‘cheer up’ goes best with the 9 girls. Ji-Hyeo got the Best New Artist award last year on this stage .She was moved and cried by the prize. Twice was crowned double best prize by being awarded ‘ artist of the year’ and ‘best girl band’.

by Reporter YJ Kim
by Translator You