If you didn’t win the “Share Your Love of Kpop” contest presented my Mnet or can’t be in attendance personally at the Mnet Asian Music Awards this year, don’t worry because Mnet plans to stream all of the festivities live straight from their recently launched MCube and Facebook page, that way you don’t miss out on a second of this fantastic spectacle. Make sure to stay tuned this Nov 30th to the 2012 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA).
The 2012 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) will feature acts from around the world with some of the biggest artists in K-pop – PSY, Super Junior, Big Bang and SISTAR – scheduled to blow the roof off the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre with eye popping performances. In addition to the all the hottest stars from Korea, a slew of international talent from the United States, Japan, China, Singapore, and many more are expected including Hong Kong’s own Jackie Chan, who will be presenting.
Mnet America is making sure viewers in the United States will be able to join in all the festivities before, during and after MAMA 2012. Leading up to the show, the winner of the “Share the Love of K-Pop” contest, presented by Verizon Wireless, will be live streaming all their adventures in Hong Kong including attending MAMA 2012. The unique behind the scenes fan experiences will be available through MCube (www.mnetamerica.com/studio/backstage). The live stream will continue with the red carpet arrivals of the stars followed by the award show (www.mnetamerica.com/studio/live), which will also be broadcasted live on the network. Fans can RSVP at the 2012 MAMA Live Stream Facebook page (http://on.fb.me/RYs9mp).
“Mnet America is going to bring as much Asian Pop culture as we can to the American audience,” said Ted Kim, president and CEO of Mnet America. “We are excited to give fans unprecedented access through MCube to the one of the largest, most exciting K-Pop events to happen worldwide.”
The 2011 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) were broadcast LIVE to over 45 countries, giving 1.9 billion people worldwide the chance to see the biggest names in Korean pop music mingle with international talent from around the world. K-pop music is advancing beyond Asia and fast becoming a global phenomenon. The Mnet Asian Music Awards remains the only awards ceremony of its kind in the world, bringing fans the very best in Asian entertainment.
About Mnet America
Mnet (www.mnetamerica.com) is the only and first national, 24/7 English-language television network in the U.S. targeting Asian Americans and fans of Asian pop culture. The advertiser-supported network – currently distributed in over 30 DMAs – marks the entry into the U.S. marketplace for CJ Entertainment Media Group, Asia’s leading vertically-integrated entertainment company and a unit of CJ Corporation. Mnet is headquartered in Los Angeles.