The 2021 MBC Song Festival (Gayo Daejejeon) has announced the artist lineup online. The show announced that the theme for this year will be “together”, as the artists will be able to spend the end of the year with their fans.
There will be a total of 36 K-Pop artists attending this year’s show including MAMAMOO, Red Velvet, OH MY GIRL, Brave Girls, ASTRO, NCT 127, NCT DREAM, NCT U, THE BOYZ, Stray Kids, ITZY, STAYC, aespa, Lee Moojin, IVE, Kim Yeon Ja, YB, Song Ga In, Im Young Woong, 10CM, Norazo, Celeb Five, MSG Wannabe’s unit groups M.O.M, and Jung Sang Dong Gi.
An MBC production team stated, “We planned to host the broadcast live with fans, but due to the spread of COVID-19, it will be held online. We hope that everyone enjoys the holidays watching the show together at home as we have prepared many different stages for the show.”
The hosts for this year will be Girls’ Generation’s Yoona, 2PM’s Junho, and Jang Sung Kyu. The show will air on December 31 at 8:40 PM KST.