Melon Music Awards 2022 Winners

Melon Music Awards 2022 winners are announced at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul on Saturday, November 26. The artists and bands who released their works between November 8, 2021, and November 3, 2022, were nominated for various titles.

The nomination categories included Best Group, Best Solo Artist, Album of the Year, Top 10, Artist of the Year, and Song of the Year. Popular K-pop bands and artists like BTS, SEVENTEEN, NCT DREAM, RED VELVET, STAYC, IU, PSY, Lim Young Woong, BLACKPINK, and BIGBANG were some nominees for this year.

The winners of Melon Music Awards 2022 were announced by a lineup of star-studded celebrities, including actors Kim Sejeong and Ahn Hyo Seop from A Business Proposal. The annual award ceremony took place with a live broadcast. Korean music lovers from various parts of the world, including the US, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, India, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Peru, Denmark, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, enjoyed the award ceremony live online.

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Artist of the Year

  • Lim Young Woong - WINNER
  • BTS
  • IVE

Top 10

  • 10cm
  • aespa
  • BE'O - WINNER
  • BIGBANG
  • BIG Naughty
  • BLACKPINK
  • BOL4
  • BTS - WINNER
  • Choi Ye Na
  • (G)I-DLE - WINNER
  • IU - WINNER
  • IVE - WINNER
  • Jay Park
  • Juho
  • Kassy
  • KyoungSeo
  • LE SSERAFIM
  • Lee Mujin
  • Lim Young Woong - WINNER
  • MeloMance - WINNER
  • NCT DREAM - WINNER
  • NewJeans - WINNER
  • PSY
  • Red Velvet
  • SEVENTEEN - WINNER
  • sokodomo
  • STAYC
  • Taeyeon (Girls' Generation)
  • Tophyun
  • WSG Wannabe

Album of the Year

  • BLACKPINK for BORN PINK
  • (G)I-DLE for I NEVER DIE
  • IU for Pieces
  • Lim Young Woong for IM HERO - WINNER
  • NCT DREAM for Glitch Mode
  • NewJeans for New Jeans
  • PSY for PSY 9th
  • Red Velvet for The ReVe Festival 2022 – Feel My Rhythm
  • SEVENTEEN for Face The Sun
  • Taeyeon (Girls' Generation) for INVU

Best Song of the Year

  • BE'O for Counting Stars (featuring Beenzino)
  • BIGBANG for Still Life
  • (G)I-DLE for TOMBOY
  • IVE for LOVE DIVE - WINNER
  • Jay Park for GANADARA (featuring IU)
  • Kim Min Seok (MeloMance) for Drunken Confession
  • PSY for That That (produced by and featuring BTS' Suga)
  • Red Velvet for Feel My Rhythm
  • sokodomo for Merry-Go-Round (featuring Zion.T and Wonstein) (produced by Slom)
  • Taeyeon (Girls' Generation) for INVU

Record of the Year

BTS - WINNER

New Artist of the Year

  • Billlie
  • IVE - WINNER
  • Kep1er
  • LE SSERAFIM
  • NewJeans - WINNER
  • NMIXX

Best Group (Male)

  • BIGBANG
  • BTS - WINNER
  • MONSTA X
  • NCT DREAM
  • SEVENTEEN

Best Group (Female)

  • aespa
  • BLACKPINK
  • (G)I-DLE
  • IVE - WINNER
  • NewJeans

Best Solo Artist (Male)

  • 10cm
  • BE'O
  • BIG Naughty
  • Lim Young Woong - WINNER
  • PSY

Best Solo Artist (Female)

  • Choi Ye Na
  • IU - WINNER
  • Kassy
  • KyoungSeo
  • Taeyeon (Girls' Generation)

Best OST

MeloMance for Love, Maybe from A Business Proposal - WINNER

Best Male Performance

Tomorrow X Together (TXT) - WINNER

Best Female Performance

LE SSERAFIM - WINNER

Best Collaboration

10CM and BIG NAUGHTY - WINNER

Best Song Writer

(G)I-DLE member SEYEON - WINNER

Best Music Style

BIG NAUGHTY - WINNER

CHOICE 2022

  • ATBO
  • Billie
  • TNX
  • YENA

Global Artist

MONSTA X - WINNER

Global Rising Artist

STAYC - WINNER

Best Pop Artist

Charlie Puth - WINNER

Best Music Video

(G)I-DLE for TOMBOY - WINNER

1theK Global Icon

ENHYPEN - WINNER

2022 K-Pop Trend by Generation Z

LE SSERAFIM - WINNER

Kakao Bank Everyone's Star

BTS - WINNER

Project Music

WSG - WINNER

Stage of the Year

2022 IU Concert - WINNER

Best Session

  • Choi In Seong - WINNER
  • Lee Shin Woo - WINNER

Netizen Popularity Award

  • BIGBANG
  • BLACKPINK
  • BTS
  • Ha Sung Woon
  • IVE
  • Kim Ho Joong
  • Lim Young Woong - WINNER
  • NCT 127
  • NCT DREAM
  • SEVENTEEN
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