SEVENTEEN, TWICE, NCT, and IZ*ONE will join BTS as performing artists at the 2020 Mnet ASIAN MUSIC AWARDS (MAMA).
CJ ENM, Asia’s leading entertainment and lifestyle company, confirmed the news this morning as fan voting soars to record levels. According to official reports, this year’s fan voting has already surpassed the entire vote count received for last year’s event.
The official voting periods will remain open until Saturday, December 5 (KST) of the award show’s official website. The 2020 MAMA will air live on Sunday, December 6 (KST).
Meanwhile, the official 2020 MAMA teaser was released on the Mnet K-Pop’s Youtube channel. The teaser announced this year’s concept “NEW-TOPIA” and featured clips of past MAMA stages of BTS, SEVENTEEN, TWICE, NCT, and IZ*ONE.
2020 MAMA will bring the award show online for the first time since 1999. Each year, MAMA has awed fans with its ground-breaking stages and mega-stage performances brought to life by CJ ENM’s high-end production. As Asia’s largest music award show, MAMA’s impact has spread far beyond its origins across Asia and other parts of the world. World famous artists and producers including Timbaland, Quincy Jones, Stevie Wonder, Dua Lipa and more have also taken the MAMA stage collaborating with the biggest names from Asian music. Last year 40,000 fans packed the Nagoya Dome in Japan for the events with more than 200 regions around the world tuning in to celebrate the star-studded event.More information, including where and how fans around the world can watch 2020 MAMA, will be posted at www.2020MAMA.com as the event gets closer.