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BTS, TWICE, EXO, Black Pink and many more were among the big winners at the 2016 Asia Artist Awards!
17 Nov 2016 - 9:55 AM  UPDATED 17 Nov 2016 - 9:57 AM

November 16 saw the Asia Artist Awards take place, the first ever annual awards ceremony that combines the best of both K-pop and K-dramas, as well as outstanding performance from Korean artists in all other Asian regions.

Among the night's big winners were BTSTWICEEXOBlack Pink and MAMAMOO, who took home the Best Artist Award, the Daesang, the Rookie Award, and the Best Entertainer Award respectively. 

The full list of winners are listed right here. For each category, an actor and artist were selected.


  • Jo Jin Woong
  • EXO

Best Artist Award:

  • Park Shin Hye
  • Park Hae Jin
  • BTS

Best Star Award:

  • Park Bo Gum
  • miss A's Suzy

2016 Rising Star Award:

  • Park Hye Soo
  • Shin Hyun Soo
  • Han Dong Geun
  • WJSN

2016 New Wave Award:

  • Hwang Chi Yeol
  • Khalil Fang
  • Kwak Si Yang
  • Lee Jung Shin

Asia Artist Award:

  • Park Bo Gum
  • SNSD's YoonA
  • EXO

Best OST Award:

  • Gummy

Best Choice Award:

  • Dynamic Duo
  • Sung Hoon
  • Lee Si Young

Best Producer Award:

  • Bang Si Hyuk

Baidu Star Award:

  • EXO’s Baekhyun
  • SNSD's YoonA

Rookie Award:

  • After School's Nana
  • Ryu Jun Yeol
  • NCT 127

Best Entertainer Award:

  • Seo Kang Joon
  • Nam Ji Hyun
  • B.A.P

Best Celebrity Award:

  • Kim Ji Won
  • Jin Goo
  • AOA
  • VIXX

A huge congrats to all the winners at this year's Asia Artist Awards!