The Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2017 will be extended to four days for the first time this year.
For the past couple of years the awards have been held over two days in Hong Kong. However, in a bid to celebrate and incorporate more Asian music into the awards, MAMA will now be held in three countries over four days.
According to CJ E&M, November 25 to December 1 will be ‘MAMA Week’. MAMA 2017 will kick off at Hoa Binh Theatre in Vietnam on November 25, then Yokohama Arena in Japan on November 29, then W Hotel in Hong Kong on November 30 and finally AsiaWorld-Expo Arena in Hong Kong on December 1.
EXO performed at MAMA 2016
BTS also performed at MAMA 2016
Shin Hyun Kwan, President of Mnet Contents Business said, “With the knowledge and experience from the past nine years, we will expand MAMA to be Asia’s biggest award ceremony“.
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Written and edited by Narelle