Netizens reminisce over the 2005 MAMA winners

With the 2015 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) coming up, netizens have started reminiscing over past award winners. 

Looking back at past award winners, netizens pointed out the year 2005 as a particularly outstanding owe. A post on Instiz breaking down the winners of the awards show has gained a lot of popularity online.

Find out what Netizens had to say about this article below!


Best work:
Drunken Tiger – “Isolated Ones, Left Foot Forward!”
Most popular music video:
TVXQ – “Rising Sun”
Male solo artist:
Kim Jong Kook – “Walking in One Spot”
Female solo artist:
BoA – “Girls on Top”
Male group:
SG Wannabe – “Crime and Punishment”
Female group:
Jewelry – “Superstar”
Co-ed group:
Koyote – “1, 2, 3, 4”
Shin Hye Sung – “Same Thought”
Buzz – “Coward”
Wheesung – “Goodbye Luv”
Epik High – “Fly”
Lee Min Woo – “Bump”
Rookie solo:
Lim Jung Hee – “Music is My Life”
Rookie group:
SS501 – “Warning”
Music video acting:
Ryu Seung Bum in “I’m Not Laughing” (Leesang)
Best performance video:
PSY – “Delight”
Best OST:
Clazziquai – “She Is” (My Name Is Kim Sam Soon)
Mnet Plus mobile popularity:
TVXQ – “Rising Sun”
Gmarket netizen popularity:
Moon Hee Jun – “A Small Village Called Memory”
YEPP digital popularity:
MC Mong – “Invincible”
Foreign viewers:
Kangta – “Mask”
Samsung Anycall <Anymotion>
Seo Hyun Seung
Park Sung Il’s Youth Praise – Jaurim
Song Gul‘s “It Must Have Been Love” – Yoon Do Hyun
Special affects:
X NINE‘s “My Love Songee” – Clon
Judges’ choice:
Cho PD – “My Old Story”
Mnet KM’s special choice:
Foreign music:
 Black Eyed Peas – “Don’t Lie”

Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.

  • The days when TVXQ was a rookie group, a monster rookie group
  • I miss those times ㅠㅠㅠㅠ
  • Man that girls on top stage was legendary
  • Ahh the memories
  • K-Pop’s renaissance ㅠㅠ

Source: Instiz