10 Things, You Must Check, Happened At MAMA 2015
Before starting its real ceremony, there have been lots of attention on MAMA 2015.
Line-ups, showing which musicians attending, online-votes, lists of candidates for prizes, and every piece of information about MAMA had been browsed.
The actual show was hit. For this year, with the concept, ‘The state of Techart’, cutting edge stage technology, such as ‘Robot Arm’ and hologram, and artistic performances of the musicians are fused to result the best performances. Numerous global fans watched the award all over the world and participated all kinds of events MAMA held on internet.
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In addition to the magnificence and influence of the MAMA, there are some happenings made the ceremony richer. Of course, so many musicians attended the award, aired LIVE. A lot of happenings, both expected and unexpected, could be made. Now, the most striking 10 happenings are picked to be discussed.
Let’s watch who did what unforgettable!!
1. PSY – Host & ComeBack
PSY was the host of the MAMA 2015. He introduced the show’s beginning and amused the audiences and musicians in fluent English. Besides, his come-back stage was breathtaking. Psy wore bell-bottom pants for his new song ‘Bell-Bottoms’ and exciting LED performance for ‘Daddy’ followed. His hit song ever since, Gang Nam Style, finished his stage.
2. Big Bang – Win 4 prizes But bitter-sweet
Big Bang won total 4 trophies from prizes of the Song of the Year, the Artist of the Year, the Best-Music Video, and the World’s Favorite Artist. Big Bang won two of the three grand prize of MAMA. However, in addition to this astonishing attainment, there is an unexpected controversy. Taeyang pointed out the singers left early and expressed his uncomfortable feeling about it. His mention has been criticized for his lack of sense.
3. EXO – Win 4 Prizes
Like the glory of Big Bang, EXO also won 4 trophies from prizes of the Album of the Year, the Boy Group, Global Fans’ Choice (Male), the Best Asian Style. Thus, EXO has won one of the MAMA’s three grand prizes continuously for three years.
4. Park Bom – Unwelcomed
Park Bom was accused of drug smuggling last year and has been out of K-Pop market for more than a year, but, surprisingly, she was on the MAMA stage. It seems she is about to come back. However, numerous netizens blamed that her showing is too early and express negative attitude toward her.
5. Language – K-stars capable of Multi-languages
The Korean top stars use of language was brilliant. As world stars, they said award acceptance speeches and greetings in two or more languages to express their feeling to their global fans. Especially, Seungri spoke his feeling about winning prizes in four languages, Korean, Chinse, Japanese, and English.
6. President Park Geun Hye – Congratulations
She sent her congratulation video to MAMA 2015. Her warm-hearted message to MAMA and all global K-pop fans reminded of a close neighbor. She also hoped all the fans visit Korea, where tradition and nature have synergy, and the night became the best festival.
7. Yoo Yeonseok & Sohn Hojun – Bromance
Yoo and Sohn appeared on stage and were introduced as a bromance couple ahead. Both of them denied bromance, but admitted they are sometimes admired by hot male singers. In the end, Sohn confessed that his ideal type is Taeyeon, but Yoo avoided the question with his sense of humor.
8. MONSTA X – Loved by Big Bang
Taeyang expressed his uncomfortable feelings about the singers, left early, above. Monsta X kept their place until the end of MAMA. The photo that Monsta X and Bigbang took together with PSY shows how grateful Big Bang members might have felt for the young rooky.
9. All Red – K-stars with RED
As MAMA was held in Hong Kong, many stars tried the Chinese’s favorite color, red, on their make-up and dresses. Taeyeon, Han Chaeyoung, Suhyun and Ellena Torres wore a fascinate red dress on the red carpet.
Look at the red colored lips of Park shin-hye, Seohyun,and uee!!
10. SPECIAL Collaborations – Innovative attempts
The impressive collaborations attracted viewers and audiences of MAMA. Especially, the collaborated performances are not simply prepared to sing together but to fill with various themes and innovative attempts. First was Zion.T and Kim Seol-jin’s emotional performance. Then, the tough 4 rappers’ HIP HOP collaboration excited people. (YEZI, Trudy, Lil Boi and Basick) The collaboration of Monsta X and SEVENTEEN was like a teen movie. Kim so-hyun appeared as a girl who stole all of the boy’s hearts. The most highlighted was the one of Pet shop boys and f(x). the two groups transcended generations and communed each other in unique creative styled costumes.
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