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2021 MAMA Recently Reveals Their Nominees! Did Your Favorite Artist/s Make The Cut?

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Nov 04, 2021 05:57 AM EDT
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As of writing this article, today on the 3rd of November, the 2021 MAMA announced the nominations for their upcoming award ceremony. The 2021 MAMA is slated to occur on the 11th of December 11 at 6 p.m. KST!

The nominees for the 2021 MAMA are the following:

Best New Female Artist

STAYC

aespa

Jo Yu Ri

Kwon Eun Bi

LIGHTSUM

Best New Male Artist

P1Harmony

DRIPPIN

ENHYPEN

EPEX

MIRAE

Best Female Artist

Girls' Generation's Taeyeon

Heize

IU

BLACKPINK's Lisa

BLACKPINK's Rosé

Best Male Artist

Lee Mujin

EXO's Baekhyun

EXO's D.O.

EXO's Kai

Kang Daniel

Best Female Group

TWICE

(G)I-DLE

Brave Girls

ITZY

Oh My Girl

Red Velvet

Best Male Group

TXT

BTS

NCT 127

NCT DREAM

SEVENTEEN

Stray Kids

Best Dance Performance Female Group

TWICE with "Alcohol-Free"

aespa with "Next Level"

ITZY with "In the morning"

Oh My Girl with "Dun Dun Dance"

Red Velvet with "Queendom"

STAYC with "ASAP"

Best Dance Performance Male Group

Stray Kids with "Thunderous"

BTS with "Butter"

NCT 127 with "Sticker"

NCT DREAM with "Hot Sauce"

SEVENTEEN with "Ready to love"

SHINee with "Don't Call Me"

Best Dance Performance Solo

Girls' Generation's Taeyeon with "Weekend"

EXO's Baekhyun with "Bambi"

HyunA with "I'm Not Cool"

BLACKPINK's Lisa with "LALISA"

BLACKPINK's Rosé with "On The Ground"

Jeon Somi with "DUMB DUMB"

Best Vocal Performance

Lee Mujin with "Traffic light"

AKMU with "NAKKA" with IU

Davichi with "Just Hug Me"

Heize with "HAPPEN"

IU with "Celebrity"

Best Band Performance

N.Flying with "Moonshot"

10cm with "Sleepless in Seoul" (feat. AKMU's Lee Suhyun)

CNBLUE with "Then, Now and Forever"

DAY6 with "You Make Me"

Jannabi with "A thought on an autumn night"

Best Collaboration

Rain with "Switch to Me" (duet with Park Jin Young)

AKMU with "NAKKA" (with IU)

Coldplay & BTS with "My Universe"

Gaeko & Kwon Jin Ah with "I feel like"

Hyolyn & Dasom with "Summer or Summer"

Best Hip Hop & Urban Music

YUMDDA with "9ucci" (feat. DOGE)

ASH ISLAND with "MELODY"

CHANGMO with "GJD"

Jessi with "What Type of X"

WINNER's Song Mino with "Run away"

Best OST

Highlight's Yang Yoseob and Apink's Jung Eun Ji with "Love Day" ("Romance 101")

10cm with "Borrow Your Night" ("Romance 101")

Jo Jung Suk with "I Like You" ("Hospital Playlist 2")

Choi Yu Ree with "Wish" ("Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha")

Lee Mujin with "Rain and You" ("Hospital Playlist 2")

Worldwide Fans' Choice Top 10

Weeekly

(G)I-DLE

aespa

AKMU

ASH ISLAND

ASTRO

ATEEZ

Brave Girls

BTS

Chungha

CL

Davichi

ENHYPEN

EXO

fromis_9

Heize

HyunA

iKON

ITZY

IU

Jannabi

Jessi

Kang Daniel

Lee Mujin

Lee Seung Gi

BLACKPINK's Lisa

LOONA

MAMAMOO

WINNER's Song Mino

MONSTA X

NCT 127

NCT DREAM

NU'EST

Oh My Girl

Rain

Red Velvet

BLACKPINK's Rosé

SEVENTEEN

SF9

SHINee

Jeon Somi

STAYC

Stray Kids

Sunmi

Super Junior

Girls' Generation's Taeyeon

THE BOYZ

TXT

TREASURE

TWICE

Furthermore, the criteria for the overall winners for this year's MAMA are the following:

Artist of the Year and Artist Category Awards: 40% judges' evaluations, 20% digital performance, 20% physical album sales, 10% music video, 10% global music platform

Song of the Year and Song Genre Category Awards: 40% judges' evaluations, 30% digital performance, 10% physical album sales, 10% music video, 10% global music platform

Album of the Year: 40% judges' evaluations, 10% digital performance, 40% physical album sales, 10% global music platform

Worldwide Icon of the Year Worldwide Fans' Choice Top 10: 100% official votes

Voting will happen online from the 4th of November at 6 p.m. KST until the 22nd of November at 4:59 p.m. KST!

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