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Mama 2013 Vote

Mnet responds to court cases about '2015 MAMA' vote casting system
Mnet Responds To Court Cases About '2015 Mama' Vote Casting System

Mnet responds to court cases about '2015 MAMA' vote casting system

News via allkpop.com

On November 20, a rep from Mnet stated, "We made a voting page to save you ineligible votes, and we are tracking them for accurate results. Fanatics can best vote once on a day-to-day basis via one account, so it"s now not imaginable that any person may vote a couple of times for an artist and disillusioned the ballot."

The rep added that regardless that some users have created multiple accounts below one call to vote a massive number of times, the site has a CAPTCHA system in position to counteract that issue.

2015 MAMA vote casting for ′2015 MAMA′ NOW OPEN
2015 Mama Vote Casting For ′2015 Mama′ Now Open

2015 MAMA vote casting for ′2015 MAMA′ NOW OPEN

News via mwave.interest.me

The 2015 MAMA will be returning to the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong on December 2. CNBLUE, BTS, GOT7 and Zion.T have already been showed for the event, with more stars to be published in the days to come.

 Vote for Soompi Awards 2013 and Win K-Pop Figurines, CDs and LINE Plushies!
Vote For Soompi Awards 2013 And Win K-Pop Figurines, Cds And Line Plushies!

Vote for Soompi Awards 2013 and Win K-Pop Figurines, CDs and LINE Plushies!

News via soompi.com

We’ll be randomly giving away 20 LINE character plushies (aren’t they soo cute?!), 10 random signed K-Pop CDs including 2PM, Super Junior, and MBLAQ to Soompiers who participate in the giveaway and random K-Pop idol figurines (cost up to $150- WOW!).

A: LINE is a communication mobile app, which offers many neat (free) features. You can read more of the features and check out which of today’s most popular K-Pop celebs have official accounts here.

A: “On Air” is a neat function on LINE where fans can send text messages to Soompi’s official account and it will be received! When Soompi is not “On Air,” you usually get a message that we didn’t receive your text.

[Exclusive] Vote for  Awards 2013 and Win K-Pop Figurines, CDs and LINE Plushies!
[Exclusive] Vote For Awards 2013 And Win K-Pop Figurines, Cds And Line Plushies!

[Exclusive] Vote for Awards 2013 and Win K-Pop Figurines, CDs and LINE Plushies!

News via soompi.com

We’ll be randomly giving away 20 LINE character plushies (aren’t they soo cute?!), 10 random signed K-Pop CDs including 2PM, Super Junior, and MBLAQ to Soompiers who participate in the giveaway and random K-Pop idol figurines (cost up to $150- WOW!).

A: LINE is a communication mobile app, which offers many neat (free) features. You can read more of the features and check out which of today’s most popular K-Pop celebs have official accounts here.

A: “On Air” is a neat function on LINE where fans can send text messages to Soompi’s official account and it will be received! When Soompi is not “On Air,” you usually get a message that we didn’t receive your text.

[Vote] Support Your Favorites in  Awards 2013!
[Vote] Support Your Favorites In Awards 2013!

[Vote] Support Your Favorites in Awards 2013!

News via soompi.com

The voting period will last from December 24 to January 13 (KST). You can vote as often as you want on the web, and once a day on LINE. However, Best Music Video and Song of the Year are only available for voting on LINE. So download the app now and get started! The nominees for Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Artist of the Year were decided using quantitative and qualitative factors, including Soompi Music Chart rankings, international fan base, and staff discussion. Please refer to the voting page for the full list of nominees.

 Come and support your favorite artists in Soompi Awards 2013! Be sure to use the hashtag #SoompiAwards to spread the word. Thanks and see you in 2014 with the results!

For the majority of categories, the decision will be split with 60% coming from fan votes, and 40% coming from the Soompi Music Chart rankings.  For the latter, the winning artists/songs of each category will receive a full 600 points.  All other artists/songs will receive a prorated score based on the percentage point finished below the winner. 

VOTE NOW for the  Annual Year-End Poll: What Was the Best Song of 2013 and Which Stars Were the Most Influential and Representative of the Year?
Vote Now For The Annual Year-End Poll: What Was The Best Song Of 2013 And Which Stars Were The Most Influential And Representative Of The Year?

VOTE NOW for the Annual Year-End Poll: What Was the Best Song of 2013 and Which Stars Were the Most Influential and Representative of the Year?

News via kpopstarz.com

2013 KpopStarz Poll The end of the year is always a good time for reflection - that's why we here at KpopStarz have compiled three exhaustive lists for our annual year-end poll.

We got you all thinking about it back in the summer when we held two polls selecting K-Pop's most internationally influential group and the artist who was most representative of the genre for the first half of 2013.

Pop duo TVXQ defended their crown by winning the most influential group category while JYJ member Yoochun came out on top of the most representative artist earlier this year.

K-Pop Crossover: Photo Of 2NE1 Meeting Stevie Wonder Uploaded By 2013 MAMA!
K-Pop Crossover: Photo Of 2Ne1 Meeting Stevie Wonder Uploaded By 2013 Mama!

K-Pop Crossover: Photo Of 2NE1 Meeting Stevie Wonder Uploaded By 2013 MAMA!

News via kpopstarz.com

(Photo : Instagram)2NE1 recently got a chance to meet Stevie Wonder at the 2013 Mama Awards, and now fans can check out the moment in a new photo!

In the backstage photo, Minzy of 2NE1 and Taeyang of Big Bang can be seen meeting and greeting Stevie Wonder, who is shaking hands with someone else.

"I met Stevie Wonder at MAMA 2013 and had a [great talk] with him," said 2NE1 leader CL."He gave me many words of good advice. Listening to him, I thought that we have been using the power of music for other purposes rather than for sharing love. I reflected on myself and on that [subject], a lot."

Stevie Wonder Takes Photos with Hyorin and Big Bang at 2013 MAMA
Stevie Wonder Takes Photos With Hyorin And Big Bang At 2013 Mama

Stevie Wonder Takes Photos with Hyorin and Big Bang at 2013 MAMA

News via soompi.com

Musical legend Stevie Wonder not only performed at the 2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards, but also took the time to take two friendly photos with some of K-Pops hottest celebrities.

The day after the award show, Sistars Hyorin tweeted a photo she took with Stevie Wonder and wrote, I still feel like Im dreaming after this performing on a dream-like stage. I will mature to show a more impressive self. I love you Stevie Wonder.

Hyorin had shared a special stage with Stevie Wonder at 2013 MAMA, and it looks like the two took a photo together backstage after their performance.

EXO’s D.O Injured During 2013 MAMA Performance
Exo’S D.o Injured During 2013 Mama Performance

EXO’s D.O Injured During 2013 MAMA Performance

News via soompi.com

EXO performed hit songs “Growl” and “Wolf” and received a warm response for their top-notch performance. The performance, titled “A Sweet Dream,” began with the EXO members tied to their desks, with the members breaking free from their bonds and launching into an energetic performance of “Growl.” This was followed by a martial arts-dance battle between Kai and Luhan. Their next song, “Wolf,” moved to the center stage and made good use of the floor lighting to amplify their performance. Despite injuring his ankle while performing, D.O displayed his fighting spirit, finishing off the performance without even a hint of injury.

Singer-songwriter Yoon Jong Shin left a positive comment on his Twitter account, saying, “Ah cool. That’s why EXO is EXO.”

EXO released their first studio album, “XOXO,” this year and are approaching the 1 million mark in album sales. They won the Album of the Year at the 2013 MAMA, and in their acceptance speeches, one comment that struck a note was to “just enjoy the moment.” I’m sure they’ll be doing just that!

Big Bang's G-Dragon & 2NE1's CL Start Off 2013 MAMA On A Winning Note
Big Bang's G-Dragon & 2Ne1's Cl Start Off 2013 Mama On A Winning Note

Big Bang's G-Dragon & 2NE1's CL Start Off 2013 MAMA On A Winning Note

News via kpopstarz.com

G-Dragon wins the Best Music Video Award. Within the first hour of the four hour 2013 MAMA ceremony Big Bang's leader G-Dragon received the Nissan Juke Best Music Video Award and 2NE1's CL was the winner of the Best Dance Performance-Female Solo Award.During the Red Carpet, many artists expressed excitement for the comeback stages of Big Bang, TOP's solo stage, as well as 2NE1.G-Dragon also received the award for Best Male Artist, which was given to him by America's very own living Barbie, Paris Hilton.G-Dragon thanked YG Family and his fans, VIP for the win. Audiences were treated to humorous expressions and plenty of aegyo from G-Dragon, as well as his group mate Seungri.

MAMA 2013 opened with performances by Jaurim, Jay Park, and Lee Ha Neul with the Enter the Dragon stage.It was a fusion of rock and hip hop that was very well received by the audience.

Other performance highlights included a very sexy stage by Trouble Maker of Now.Audiences went wild for HyunA's sensual dance and a very passionate kiss at the end of the stage.Big Bang's G-Dragon and Seungri were particularly funny throughout this performance showing approval for the artists.