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EXO’s Baekhyun, BTS, BLACKPINK, Sam Smith and More Win Big at the 2020 Melon Music Awards

EXO’s Baekhyun, BTS, BLACKPINK, Sam Smith and More Win Big at the 2020 Melon Music Awards

Taking place over four days from December 2 to 5, the 2020 Melon Music Awards have taken a time virtually to honor the best in music. With performances from several artists over the span of a week, the MMA’s went off without a hitch despite COVID-19 restrictions.

The MMA’s revealed the Top 10 Artists last month which included EXO’s Baekhyun, Baek Yerin, BLACKPINK, BTS, Im Young Woong, IU, IZ*ONE, Kim Ho Joong, Oh My Girl, and Block B’s Zico.

Rookie groups Cravity and Weeekly took home the Best New Artist titles, while British singer Sam Smith won Best Pop. MONSTA X won for Best Performance. BLACKPINK also won Best Dance (Female) for “How You Like That.”

BTS won Artist of the Year, Album of the Year for Map of the Soul: 7, and Song of the Year for their GRAMMY nominated song “Dynamite.”

See the full list of winners below:

Top 10 Artists

  • Baek Yerin
  • EXO’s Baekhyun
  • BLACKPINK
  • BTS
  • Im Young Woong
  • IU
  • IZ*ONE
  • Kim Ho Joong
  • Oh My Girl
  • Block B‘s Zico

Artist of the Year: BTS

Album of the Year: BTS – Map of the Soul: 7

Song of the Year: BTS – ‘Dynamite’

Best Ballad – DAVICHI – ‘Dear’

Best Rap/Hip-Hop – DAMOIM (YUMDDA, The Quiett, Deepflow, Simon Dominic) – ‘IMMADO

Best R&B/Soul – Baek Yerin – ‘Square (2017)’

Best Indie – BOL4 – Leo feat. Baekhyun

Best OST – Jo Jung Suk – ‘Aloha’

Best Rock: IU – ‘Eight (Prod. & Feat. Suga of BTS)’

Best New Artist (Male): Cravity

Best New Artist (Female): Weeekly 위클리

1theK original contents Award: THE BOYZ

Best Songwriter: Young Tak

See Also

Best Performance Director: Son Sung Deuk

Best Dance (Male): BTS – ‘Dynamite’

Best Dance (Female): BLACKPINK – ‘How You Like That’

Best Performance: MONSTA X

Best Trot: Lim Youngwoong 

Hot Trend Award: Trotman 6

Best Pop: Sam Smith – ‘To Die For’

Netizen’s Choice: BTS

The full shows for each day are available on Melon’s website.

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