GOT7, MONSTA X, SUPER JUNIOR TO PERFORM AT 2017 MAMA

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2017 MAMA in Japan (11/29) –Monsta X

2017 MAMA in Hong Kong (12/1) –GOT7 & Super Junior

 

Hong Kong (November 10, 2017) –K-pop artists GOT7, Monsta X, and Super Junior are confirmed to perform at the 2017 MAMA, announced Asia’s leading content and media company CJ E&M Today.

 

 2017 MAMA in Japan 

Rising boy band Monsta X made their debut through the survival show ‘No.Mercy’ on CJ E&M’s music channel Mnet in 2015. The group is composed of seven members: Jooheon, Shownu, Kihyun, Hyungwon, Wonho, Minhyuk, and I.M. Following their first studio album The Clan Pt. 2 Guilty released in March 2017, the group made their debut in Japan with single “Hero,” which swept Japan’s Tower Records and Oricon Chart. Their second Japanese single “Beautiful” also ranked 1st on those two local music charts in August, 2017.

 

 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

GOT7 is a multinational, seven-member boy group whose members –JB, Mark, Jackson, Jinyoung, Youngjae, BamBam, and Yugyeom from the U.S., Hong Kong, Thailand, and Korea. Debuted with their first EP Got It? in 2014, they have landed #1 on Billboard’s World Albums Chart four times. They made their official music program debut performing their debut single “Girls Girls Girls” on Mnet’s M Countdown, and later they were awarded Worldwide Favorite Artist at 2016 MAMA and Best Worldwide Act at MTV European Music Awards in 2016. During the first half-year of 2017, their sixth EP Flight Log: Arrival became their highest selling record with more than 300,000 copies sold. GOT7 released their seventh EP 7 for 7 last October.

 

Debuted in 2005, Super Junior is one of the most celebrated K-Pop bands of all time. They skyrocketed to fame in 2009 with the massive R&B hit “Sorry Sorry,” which was the best-selling Korean album of 2009 in Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, China, and Korea. Ever since, their successive albums including Mr. Simple (2011), Sexy, Free, and Single (2012), Devil (2015) have topped numerous music charts across the world within days of release. Winning several MAMA awards including Album of the Year (2012) and Best Male Group (2011), Super Junior released their 8th studio album Play on November 6.

 

Online voting is available at 2017 MAMA’s homepage [2017mama.com] until midnight on November 28. For more information, visit the website or official social media pages as follow: facebook(@mcountdown), twitter(@MnetMAMA), instagram(@mnet_mama), and weibo(@mnetmama).

 

2017 MAMA LINEUP AS OF NOVEMBER 10

 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam

Seventeen and Wanna One

 

 2017 MAMA in Japan

EXO-CBX, Monsta X, Seventeen, Twice, Wanna One

 

 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

BTS, GOT7, EXO, Red Velvet, Super Junior, Wanna One

 

2017 MAMA TICKET SALE INFORMATION

 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam

– Ends on November 23(Thu.), 23:59 (ICT)

– Website: ticketbox.vn

*Note: Tickets were sold out within minutes.

 

 2017 MAMA in Japan

– 3rd Open until November 12(Sun.) 23:59(JST)

– Website: MAMA.Qoo10.com

– 3rd Open until November 13(Mon.) 11:00 (JST)

– Website: t.pia.jp

 

 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

– 1st Open(Priority Booking): Sold out

– Website: MAMA.Qoo10.com

– 2nd Open(Public Sales): November 3(Fri.) 10:00(HKT)~

– Website: hkticketing.com 

– Red Carpet Ticket Sale : November 9(Thurs.) 10:00(HKT)~

– Website: MAMA.Qoo10.com 

 

ABOUT MAMA

MAMA is Asia’s biggest music awards, acclaimed by fans around the world for its advanced stage production and mega-scale performances. It has also been instrumental in introducing the latest K-Pop trends and Korea’s high-end production system to global audience.

 

MAMA’s origin traces back to 1999, and it was then called the Mnet KM Music Festival (MKMF), which led to the growth of the Korean music industry. In 2009, MKMF was renamed the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), and in 2010, its Asian tour was launched in Macau, followed by 2011 MAMA in Singapore. MAMA has been held in Hong Kong since 2012, highlighting the event’s pan-Asian popularity. MAMA has now grown to be an exchange ground for fans and artists in the global music industry.

 

MAMA impact has spread far beyond its origins in Korea to across Asia and other parts of the world. As for last year, world famous artists and producers including Timbaland, Gallant, Wiz Khalifa joined to celebrate 2016 MAMA which was simultaneously broadcasted to 97 countries across Asia, Europe, North America, Africa, and Oceania reaching 2.4 billion people worldwide.

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ABOUT CJ E&M

CJ E&M is Asia’s leading content and media company headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Since 2011, with five main business units -broadcast, film, music, live entertainment and animation, CJ E&M is contributing to promote Korean culture around the world, through the company’s ‘One Source, Multi-Content’ strategy. As a trend leader in Asia, CJ E&M has produced and distributed various popular content, some of which include Asia’s largest music festival Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), leading Hallyu convention KCON, Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots, record-breaking box office hits Roaring Currents(2014), Ode to My Father (2014) and Veteran (2015), along with sought-after television programs such as Goblin: The Lonely and Great God, The Legend of the Blue Sea, Grandpas over Flowers and more.

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2017 MAMA SECOND LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT BTS, EXO, RED VELVET, TWICE AND MORE

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Asia’s leading content and media company CJ E&M announced the second lineup for the upcoming 2017 MAMA, including BTS, EXO, Red Velvet, Twice and more. Please find the details below for additional lineup in each region.

  2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam

Seventeen who was revealed as the starting lineup to show in 2017 MAMA in Japan has expanded their schedule to perform in Vietnam.

 2017 MAMA in Japan

EXO-CBX is the first sub-unit of the famous K-Pop band EXO. Members include Chen, Baekhyun, and Xiumin. Their first EP Hey Mama!(2016) swept major music charts across the country.

 Twice consists of nine global members and was formed through the 2015 survival reality show Sixteen. Since their debut in 2015 with EP The Story, the group has become a K-pop household name with songs like Cheer Up from their second EP, Page Two, and TT from their third EP, TWICEcoaster:Lane 1, winning all awards including HotelsCombined Song of the Year, Best Female Group in 2016 MAMA. Following Eps TWICEcoaster : Lane 2(2017), Signal(2017), the group also officially debuted in Japan on June 2017 with the release of their first completion album #Twice. 

 Wanna One, formerly planned to participate in Vietnam and Hong Kong, confirmed that they will also perform in Japan. 

 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

BTS(Beyond The Scene), debuted in 2013 as a seven-member boy band, has been showing remarkable development as the next generation leader of Korean wave in the music market not only in Korea but also US, Japan, Asia, and all over the world. For their chart-topping hits and global viral sensation, the group was listed by Forbes as the most retweeted artist on Twitter in 2016, won Top Social Artist Award at Billboard Music Awards 2017 and Choice International Artist at the 2017 Teen Choice Awards. Their recent release Love Yourself:Her(2017) reached #1 in over 73 countries also recording bestselling album in the Korean chart’s history.

 EXO, a leading K-Pop boy band, is a triple million seller with the sales of their first three albums all surpassing the one-million mark. This year, they successfully continued to thrive with their latest studio album The War(2017) receiving a staggering pre-order sale of over eight hundred thousand. The song Ko Ko Bop dominated numerous Asian digital charts and with the song The Eve, the two songs debuted on the Billboard World Digital Song chart. According to the Guinness World Records 2018, the group has won the most awards at MAMA including Album of the Year(2013, 2014, 2015, 2016), and Artist of the Year(2014).

 Red Velvet is a five member girl group debuted in 2014. With their first major release, the EP Ice Cream Cake(2015) along with the following Eps The Velvet(2016), Russian Roulette(2016), Rookie(2017), The Red Summer(2017) the albums topped the Korean music charts on its release and also Billboard World Album charts. After releasing their latest EP, they became the K-pop girl group with the most number-one albums on the chart.

 Online polls for 2017 MAMA will run until midnight of November 28th at 2017 MAMA official website(2017mama.com). For more information, visit the official 2017 MAMA website(2017mama.com) or official SNS accounts; facebook(@mcountdown), twitter(@MnetMAMA), instagram(@mnet_mama), weibo(@mnetmama).

 2017 MAMA LINEUP AS OF OCTOBER 31

 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam

Seventeen, Wanna One

 

 2017 MAMA in Japan

EXO-CBX, Seventeen, Twice, Wanna One

 

 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

BTS, EXO, Red Velvet, Wanna One

 

2017 MAMA TICKET SALE INFORMATION

 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam

– Ends on November 23(Thu.), 23:59 (ICT)

– Website: ticketbox.vn

*Note: Tickets were sold out within minutes.

  2017 MAMA in Japan

– 2nd Open ends on November 7(Tue.), 23:59(JST)

– Website: MAMA.Qoo10.com

  2017 MAMA in Hong Kong

– 1st Open(Priority Booking): Sold out

– Website: MAMA.Qoo10.com

– 2nd Open(Public Sales): November 3(Fri.) 10:00(HKT)~

– Website: hkticketing.com 

 

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ABOUT MAMA

MAMA is Asia’s biggest music awards, acclaimed by fans around the world for its advanced stage production and mega-scale performances. It has also been instrumental in introducing the latest K-Pop trends and Korea’s high-end production system to global audience.

 

MAMA’s origin traces back to 1999, and it was then called the Mnet KM Music Festival (MKMF), which led to the growth of the Korean music industry. In 2009, MKMF was renamed the Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), and in 2010, its Asian tour was launched in Macau, followed by 2011 MAMA in Singapore. MAMA has been held in Hong Kong since 2012, highlighting the event’s pan-Asian popularity. MAMA has now grown to be an exchange ground for fans and artists in the global music industry.

 

MAMA impact has spread far beyond its origins in Korea to across Asia and other parts of the world. As for last year, world famous artists and producers including Timbaland, Gallant, Wiz Khalifa joined to celebrate 2016 MAMA which was simultaneously broadcasted to 97 countries across Asia, Europe, North America, Africa, and Oceania reaching 2.4 billion people worldwide.

ABOUT CJ E&M

CJ E&M is Asia’s leading content and media company headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Since 2011, with five main business units -broadcast, film, music, live entertainment and animation, CJ E&M is contributing to promote Korean culture around the world, through the company’s ‘One Source, Multi-Content’ strategy. As a trend leader in Asia, CJ E&M has produced and distributed various popular content, some of which include Asia’s largest music festival Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA), leading Hallyu convention KCON, Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots, record-breaking box office hits Roaring Currents(2014), Ode to My Father (2014) and Veteran (2015), along with sought-after television programs such as Goblin: The Lonely and Great God, The Legend of the Blue Sea, Grandpas over Flowers and more.

 

 

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[UPCOMING EVENT] 2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards in Vietnam, Japan & Hong Kong

2017 Mnet Asian Music Awards (2017 MAMA) will be held in Vietnam, Japan and Hong Kong between November 25 and December 1. Following the expansion of Asia′s top music awards, MAMA WEEK has been established to combine MAMA being held in the different locations.

The expansion of MAMA from a one day event to a week long ceremony that takes place across Asia reveals MAMA′s willingness to expand harmony and Asian music. In order for 2017 MAMA to be a place where people become one through music, CJ E&M is working on inviting Asia′s top artists and also preparing programs for the audience to communicate with the artists in a personalised space.

The theme for this year′s 2017 MAMA is to coexist, which signifies people of various languages and cultures coexist through the global music festival. The logo also reflects the harmony that exists throughout different cultures through music.

The first event will be held in Vietnam through 2017 MAMA Premiere in Vietnam on November 25. Expectations are high as it was revealed that artists from Thailand and Singapore have prepared special performances. Additionally, 2017 MAMA in Japan and 2017 MAMA in Hong Kong will be held on November 29 and December 1 respectively. Both events will be full of appearances and performances by a variety of artists. In Hong Kong on November 30, music industry personnel, apart from artists, will also be gathering.

Additionally, the 2017 MAMA Nominations will be broadcasted on October 19 starting at 5PMKST. As soon as the nomination broadcast is over, voting will begin through 2017mama.com at 6PMKST. Meanwhile, global open market Qoo10 has been announced as the official sponsor for 2017 MAMA. Through the Qoo10 website, fans may purchase tickets as well as participate in a variety of events.

Vietnam
Event Details:
Date: 25 November 2017
Venue: Hoa Binh Theater
Red Carpet: 17:00-17:30 (local time)
Awards Ceremony: 19:00-21:00 (local time)
Line-up: Wanna One, etc (TBA)

Ticketing Details:

  • General (Main show admission) – 2,600,000 VND
  • Red Carpet Package (General + Red Carpet Admission) – 3,300,000 VND

*price exclude VAT
*No designated seats or area will be assigned for Main Show
*All seats will be randomly assigned regardless of your ticket type.

Tickets are available via Ticket Box from 23 October 10:00 – 23 November 23:59 (local time). Stay tuned for more updated details of this event with The Seoul Story! 🙂

Japan
Event Details:
Date: 29 November 2017
Venue: Yokohama Arena, Main Arena
Red Carpet: 17:00-18:00 (local time)
Awards Ceremony: 19:00-22:00 (local time)
Line-up: Seventeen, etc (TBA)

Ticketing Details:
Tickets are available via Qoo10  in two batches. First batch is open from 23 October at 10:00 – 29 October at 23:59 (local time). Second batch is open from 1 November at 10:00 – 7 November at 23:59 (local time). Stay tuned for more updated details of this event with The Seoul Story! 🙂

Hong Kong
Event Details:

2017 MAMA Professional Categories
Date: 30 November 2017
Venue: Hong Kong W Hong Kong 7F, Great Room
Awards Ceremony: 19:00 (local time)

2017 MAMA in Hong Kong
Date: 1 December 2017
Venue: AsiaWorld-Expo, Arena
Red Carpet: 17:00-18:30 (local time)
Awards Ceremony: 19:00-22:00 (local time)
Line-up: Wanna One, etc (TBA)

Ticketing Details:
Tickets are available in two batches. First batch is open from 27 October at 10:00 – 2 November at 23:59 (local time) via Qoo10. Second batch is open from 3 November at 10:00 (local time) via HK Ticketing. Stay tuned for more updated details of this event with The Seoul Story! 🙂

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