BTS had a successful night at the 2020 Mnet Asian Music Awards (Picture: Mnet)
MAMA 2020 has come to a close and as expected it was a big night for BTS.
The annual end of year K-Pop event was streamed online from South Korea on Sunday to fans around the world.
ARMY would have been especially happy and proud as BTS, now Grammy nominees, took home a string of trophies including all four Daesang for the second year in a row.
The seven members picked up the grand prizes of artist of the year, album of the year for Map of the Soul: 7, song of the year for Dynamite and worldwide icon of the year.
The group also won best male group, best dance performance – male group, best music video and worldwide fans’ choice.
Suga, who is recovering from surgery on his shoulder, was unable to join his band mates but they phoned him live on stage so he could send a message to their fans.
Other big winners on the night included girl group MAMAMOO, with Solar, Moonbyul, Wheein and Hwasa taking home best vocal performance – group for HIP and worldwide fans’ choice. Hwasa was also given best dance performance – solo for her single Maria.
Best new male artist went to Treasure with best new female artist going to Weeekly.
Worldwide fans’ choice went to the top 10 most popular artists – BTS, BLACKPINK, TWICE, MAMAMOO, SEVENTEEN, Ateez, GOT7, TXT, Treasure and NCT.
BTS picked up four Daesang for the second year in a row (Picture: Mnet)
BLACKPINK won best female group (Picture: Getty)
MAMAMOO were award winners and performers (Picture: Mnet)
Weeekly were named best new female artist (Picture: Mnet)
Favourite female group went to IZ*ONE and favourite male group went to NCT.
Other musicians from around Asia were also honoured including Fujii Kaze from Japan and Ink from Thailand. There was also a tribute to singer BoA, dubbed the ‘Queen of K-pop’, celebrating her 20 year career. She took home the inspired achievement award.
There were electric performances from Taemin, Oh My Girl, BoA, TWICE, MAMAMOO, NCT and GOT7 with BTS closing out the show.
Their set included a performance of ON staged inside an empty stadium complete with cheerleaders.
Mnet Asian Music Awards 2020 winners
Artist of the Year (Daesang)
Album of the Year (Daesang)
BTS – Map of the Soul: 7
Song of the Year (Daesang)
BTS – Dynamite
Worldwide Icon of the Year (Daesang)
Best Male Group
Best Female Group
Best Male Artist
Baekhyun (from EXO)
Best Female Artist
Best New Male Artist
Best New Female Artist
Best Vocal Performance – Solo
IU – Blueming
Best Vocal Performance – Group
MAMAMOO – HIP
Best Dance Performance – Solo
Hwasa – Maria
Best Dance Performance – Male Group
BTS – Dynamite
Best Dance Performance – Female Group
BLACKPINK – How You Like That
Best Hip Hop & Urban Music
Zico – Any Song
Best Band Performance
DAY6 – Zombie
eight by IU and Suga (from BTS)
Best of Next
Discovery of the Year
Best Music Video
BTS – Dynamite
Favourite Male Group
Favourite Female Group
Worldwide Fans’ Choice Top 10
BTS, BLACKPINK, TWICE, MAMAMOO, SEVENTEEN, ATEEZ, GOT7, TXT, TREASURE, NCT
Notable Achievement Artist