2022 MAMA AWARDS: DAY 1 Winner’s List and Highlights
‘2022 MAMA AWARDS’, the World’s No.1 K-POP awards, wrapped up its first night, bringing some of the biggest names in the music scene on stage. The first day of the ceremony themed ‘The world we build together’ was hosted by singer JEON SOMI, revealing the recipients of several awards, including “Worldwide Fans’ Choice.” The award recognizes artists voted by global fans as the trailblazers who led the K-POP trend this past year.
‘2022 MAMA AWARDS’ is just beginning. The second day of the show, which will complete the entire story of the ‘2022 MAMA AWARDS,’ will continue tomorrow; this year’s awards show will be held at the Kyocera Dome Osaka, Japan, live-streamed worldwide via global channels. The red carpet will be broadcast at 4 PM (KST), and the award show will go live at 6 PM (KST).
See below some of the highlights of the show and the complete list of winners of DAY 1:
2022 MAMA AWARDS WINNERS
Yogibo Worldwide Icon of the Year – BTS
Worldwide Fans’ Choice TOP 10
(*in order of presentation)
- Stray Kids
- TOMORROW X TOGETHER
- NCT DREAM
Favourite New Artist
- LE SSERAFIM
Favourite Asian Artist – JO1
Yogibo Chill Artist – Stray Kids
2022 MAMA AWARDS: PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS & CLIPS
The first night presented some of the most iconic stages, including collaborations and spectacular performances that can only be seen at the MAMA AWARDS. This year’s lineup included: KARA, HYOLYN, Forestella, Stray Kids, TOMORROW X TOGETHER, DKZ, BIBI, KANG DANIEL, JO1, Kep1er, NMIXX, LE SSERAFIM, LEE JUNG LEE and Street Man Fighter (*debut order)
Host JEON SOMI and dancer LEE JUNG LEE teamed up to open the ceremony with their unique Worldwide Fans’ Choice songs mash-up performance.
Iconic collaborations included HYOLYN and BIBI’s “youknowbetter “and “LAW,” which drew inspiration from Park Chan-wook’s “Decision To Leave” and an explosive performance by KANG DANIEL and dance crews of Street Man Fighter.
MAMA AWARDS also delivered an unforgettable collaboration stage between the girl groups IVE X Kep1er X NMIXX X LE SSERAFIM X NewJeans that gathered for the first time to perform each of their debut songs “ELEVEN + WA DA DA + O.O + FEARLESS + Hype boy” and continued with a special performance of “CHEER UP” (original song by TWICE).
The technology used for Stray Kids of their song a strange incident + VENOM completed the performance with a giant spider that towered over the stage
Tomorrow’s performers include Tiger JK, Jung Jaeil, JAURIM, ZICO, j-hope, Lim Young Woong, 3RACHA, (G)I-DLE, ITZY, TREASURE, ENHYPEN, NiziU, INI, IVE, TEMPEST, NewJeans, Monika.