2016 Asia Artist Awards Winners and Performances


    The first annual Asia Artist Awards ceremony took place today in Korea, awarding achievement to Korean music artists and actors and actresses from TV and film.

    The Asia Artist Awards was hosted at the Hall of Peace in Kyunghee University in Seoul.

    Many well known kpop names graced the stage to perform including BTS, EXO, VIXX, Blackpink, MAMAMOO and more.


    The winners from the awards are:


    Jo Jin Woong, EXO

    Best Artist Award:

    Park Shin Hye, Park Hae Jin, TWICE, BTS

    Best Star Award:

    Park Bo Gum, Suzy, BLOCK B, SEVENTEEN

    2016 Rising Star Award:

    Park Hye Soo, Shin Hyun Soo, Ha Dong Geun, Chi Pu, Cosmic Girls, Boys and Men

    2016 New Wave Award:

    Hwang Chi Yeol, Bang Dae Dong, Kwak Si Yang, Lee Jung Shin

    Asia Star Award:

    Park Bo Gum, YoonA, EXO

    Best OST Award:


    Best Choice Award:

    Dynamic Duo, Sung Hoon, Lee Si Young

    Best Producer Award:

    Bang Si Hyuk

    Baidu Star Award:


    Popularity Award:

    EXO, Baekhyun, YoonA

    Rookie Award:

    Nana, Ryu Jun Yeol, NCT 127, BLACKPINK

    Best Entertainer Award:

    Seo Kang Joon, Nam Ji Hyun, MAMAMOO, B.A.P

    Best Icon Award:

    Kim Yoo Jung, BTS

    Best Celebrity Award:

    Namgoong Min, Kim Ji Won, Jin Goo, AOA, VIXX

    During the night there were many big kpop names performing on stage at the awards, here are just a few of the highlight performances on the night.

    AOA performing “Good Luck”

    B.A.P performing “Skydive”

    Block B performing “Toy”, “Very Good” and “Her”

    TWICE performed “Cheer Up”