How to Vote for 2022 Seoul Music Awards? Winning Criteria & Nominations

How to Vote for 2022 Seoul Music Awards? Winning Criteria & Nominations

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The final award show of the 2021-22 end-of-the-year award ceremony season, the Seoul Music Awards is an anticipated event across the Korean entertainment world.

2022 Seoul Music Awards Frequently Asked Questions

Where Can I Watch the Seoul Music Awards?

Idol Live TV. The Seoul Music Awards can be streamed through the Idol Live TV

Where will the Seoul Music Awards be held?

The 2022 Seoul Music Awards will be held at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, South Korea

When is the Seoul Music Awards?

The Seoul Music Awards are held on the 23rd of January 2022

2022 Seoul Music Awards Winning Criteria

The winning artist for the prizes awarded at the 2022 Seoul Music Awards event is calculated through the following criteria:

Main Prize (Bonsang):
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

Rookie of the Year:
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

Popularity Award:
Online Voting (100%) (Korea Only)

K-wave Popularity Award:
Online Voting (100%) (Global Only)

Trot Award:
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

Ballad Award:
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

OST Award:
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

R&B Hiphop Award:
Online Voting (30%)
Panelist (40%)
Music Sales + Album Sales (30%)

Best Performance:
Panelist (100%)

Band Award:
Panelist (100%)

Discovery of the Year:
Panelist (100%)

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2022 Seoul Music Awards Nominations:

R&B Hip-hop Award

SMA R&B Hip-Hop Award:

ASH ISLAND

Album/Track: Melody

BE’O

Album/Track: Bipolar

Jessi

Album/Track: Cold Blooded

Giriboy

Album/Track: avante

HyunA

Album/Track: I’m Not Cool

Epik High

Album/Track: Rain Song

BeWhy

Album/Track: 032 Funk

Joosiq

Album/Track: Think About You

Mommy Son

Album/Track: My Sadness

Homies

Album/Track: Siren Remix

OVEN

Album/Track: I Am Yours

OST Award

SMA OST Award:

Lim Young-woong

Track: Love Always Runs

SANDEUL

Track: The Image of You (Remains in My Memory)

Yang Yo-seob / Jeong Eun-ji

Track: Love Day

Lee Mujin

Track: Rain and You

K.Will

Track: Back in Time

Younha

Track: Thirty Nights

Lee Hi

Track: That One Word

Heize

Track: On Rainy Days

10cm

Track: Borrow Your Night

Beom June Jang

Track: I Like You

HUH GAK

Track: Confession

Hae Ri Lee

Track: Love is Always Thirsty

Ballad Award

SMA Ballad Award:

WENDY

Track/Album: Like Water

Chiyeul Hwang

Track/Album: Be My Reason

Jungdongha

Track/Album: I Still Love You

2AM

Track/Album: Ballad 21 F/W

Lee So Jung

Track/Album: If You Were Still Here

Paul Kim

Track/Album: Love Letter

Heize

Track/Album: HAPPEN

Gyeongseo Yeji / Kwon Ho Jeon

Track/Album: If you loving call my name

Yerin Baek

Track/Album: Love, Yerin

Car the garden

Track/Album: Closely Far Away

MeloMance

Track/Album: Go Back

SIN YE YOUNG

Track/Album: Not even a call

Trot Award

SMA Trot Award:

Young Woong-Lim

Track/Album: My Starry Love

LEE CHAN WON

Track/Album: ..Gift

Young Tak

Track/Album: Comforter

JANG MINHO

Track/Album: That’s Life

KIM HEEJAE

Track/Album: Follow Me

MJ

Track/Album: Happy Virus

Jeong Dong Won

Track/Album: My Favorite

Kang Hye Yeon

Track/Album: Sunday

Yang Ji-eun

Track/Album: Taste of Life

Second Aunt KimDaVi

Track/Album: UP!

Jin Hae Sung

Track/Album: Star

Popularity (K-Wave Popularity) Award

SMA Popularity Awards:

Rookie of the Year

SMA Rookie of the Year Award:

OMEGA X

Track/Album: VAMOS

IVE

Track/Album: ELEVEN

Jo Yu-ri

Track/Album: GLASSY

KWON EUN-BI

Track/Album: OPEN

EPEX

Track/Album: Bipolar Pt.1 Prelude of Anxiety

MIRAE

Track/Album: KILLA

PURPLE KISS

Track/Album: Can We Talk Again

Lee Mujin

Track/Album: Traffic light

LIGHTSUM

Track/Album: Vanilla

T1419

Track/Album: BEFORE SUNRISE Part.1

TRI.BE

Track/Album: TRI.BE Da Loca

Main Award (Bonsang)

Seoul Music Awards Main Award (Bonsang) Award:

  • Young Woong-lim
  • Stray Kids
  • TOMORROW X TOGETHER
  • KANG DANIEL
  • ATEEZ
  • NCT DREAM
  • ENHYPEN
  • BTS
  • ASTRO
  • LISA
  • ROSE
  • Seventeen
  • NCT 127
  • TREASURE
  • TWICE
  • MONSTA X
  • aespa
  • BAEKHYUN
  • ITZY
  • SUPER JUNIOR
  • NU’EST
  • THE BOYZ
  • D.O
  • Golden Child
  • SHINee
  • Red Vevet
  • AB6IX
  • Brave Girls
  • OH MY GIRLS
  • TAEYEON
  • CRAVITY
  • EXO
  • JOY
  • IU
  • ONF
  • (G)I-DLE
  • STAYC
  • Lee Mujin
  • Jungdongha
  • MSG WANNABE
  • AKMU
  • JEON SOMI
  • Bigmama
  • Davichi
  • Epik High
  • Heize
  • Kassy
  • Gyeongseo Yeji / Keon Ho Jeon
  • MeloMance
  • Beom June Jang

2022 SMA Voting Tutorial:

2022 Seoul Music Awards
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2022 Seoul Music Awards
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2022 Seoul Music Awards
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2022 Seoul Music Awards
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