And we're pleased to say that your boy, Ed Sheeran, is in the running for Best Song!
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14 Nov 2017 - 10:10 AM  UPDATED 14 Nov 2017 - 10:10 AM

The preliminary voting round for the 2017 Melon Music Awards is over, and it's time to start the next round of voting for all the big categories!

Following the end of the preliminary voting round on November 12, Melon have announced the nominees for each category for this year's event and have opened up the polls for fans to cast their vote (which you can do right here).

Voting for this round will end on December 1, and the winners will be announced at the 2017 Melon Music Awards on December 2.

Now here's the big question - Who will take home the Melon Music Award trophies this year? 

Here are all the nominees:

Best Artist Award

BIGBANG
Bolbbalgan4
BTS
EXO
Heize
IU
Red Velvet
TWICE
Wanna One
WINNER

Best Album Award

Akdong Musician – “Winter”
BIGBANG – “MADE”
Bolbbalgan4 – “Red Diary Page. 1”
BTS – “You Never Walk Alone”
EXO – “The War”
G-Dragon (BIGBANG) – “Kwon Ji Yong”
Heize – “/// (You, Clouds, Rain)”
IU – “Palette”
PSY – “4X2=8”
Zion.T – “OO”

Best Song Award

Ailee – “I Will Go to You Like the First Snow”
Akdong Musician – “Last Goodbye”
BIGBANG – “FXXK IT”
BLACKPINK – “As If It’s Your Last”
Bolbbalgan4 – “Tell Me You Love Me”
BTS – “Spring Day”
Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You”
EXO – “Ko Ko Bop”
G-Dragon (BIGBANG) – “Untitled”
Heize – “You, Clouds, Rain”
Hwang Chi Yeol – “A Daily Song”
Hyorin, Changmo – “Blue Moon”
IU – “Through the Night”
Jung Seung Hwan – “The Fool”
PSY – “New Face”
Red Velvet – “Rookie”
Suran – “Wine” (Feat. Changmo)
TWICE – “Knock Knock”
WINNER – “Really Really”
Yoon Jong Shin – “Like It”

Best New Artist Award

Chungha
DreamCatcher
Jeong Sewoon
KARD
MXM
ONE
PRISTIN
Wanna One
Weki Meki
Woo Won Jae

Stage of the Year

Kim Junsu (JYJ) – “2016 XIA Ballad&Musical Concert with Orchestra Vol. 5”
Park Hyo Shin – “Park Hyo Shin 2016 LIVE : I AM A DREAMER”
Seo Taiji – “Seo Taiji 25th Anniversary Concert Lotte Card MOOV : Soundtrack Vol. 2”
SEVENTEEN – “SEVENTEEN 1ST WORLD TOUR ‘DIAMOND EDGE'”
VIXX – “VIXX LIVE FANTASIA DAYDREAM”

Netizen Popularity Award

BIGBANG
BTOB
BTS
EXO
Highlight
Hwang Chi Yeol
MAMAMOO
TWICE
Wanna One
WINNER

Hot Trend Award

Girls Next Door – “Deep Blue Eyes”
I.O.I – “Downpour”
Kim Sejeong (gugudan) – “Flower Way”
Suran – “Wine” (Feat. Changmo)
Taeil (Block B), Kim Sejeong (gugudan) – “I Like You, I Dont”

Best Ballad Award

Hwang Chi Yeol – “A Daily Song”
Jungkey – “Anymore” Feat. Wheein (MAMAMOO)
Jung Seung Hwan – “The Fool”
Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation) – “Fine”
Yoon Jong Shin – “Like It”

Best Dance Track Award

BLACKPINK – “As If It’s Your Last”
BTS – “DNA”
EXO – “Ko Ko Bop”
Highlight – “Plz Don’t Be Sad”
MAMAMOO – “Yes I Am”
PSY – “New Face”
Red Velvet – “Red Flavor”
Sunmi – “Gashina”
TWICE – “Knock Knock”
WINNER – “Really Really”

Best Rap/Hip Hop Award

Dynamic Duo, Chen (EXO) – “nosedive”
Mad Clown – “Lost Without You” Feat. Bolbbalgan4
Nucksal, Hanhae, Rhino, Jo Woo Chan – “1/n” Feat. Dynamic Duo
Woo Won Jae – “We Are” Feat. Loco & Gray
Zico (Block B) – “Bermuda Triangle” Feat. Crush & Dean

Best R&B/Soul Award

G-Dragon – “Untitled”
SISTAR – “Lonely”
Suran – “Wine” (Feat. Changmo)
Zico (Block B) – “She’s a Baby”
Zion.T – “The Song”

Best Indie Award

CHEEZE – “Love You (bye)”
Jung Joonil – “Wish”
MeloMance – “Gift”
Standing Egg – “Thought of You”
Vanilla Acoustic – “Just Thinking About You”

Best Rock Award

Buzz – “The Love”
DAY6 – “You Were Beautiful”
FTISLAND – “Wind”
Hyukoh – “TOMBOY”
Kim Heechul (Super Junior), Min Kyung Hoon – “Sweet Dream”

Best Trot Award

Choi Won Young – “I’m Coming”
Hong Jin Young – “Ring Ring” (Composer Ver.)
Jang Yoon Jung – “Cherry Blossom Road 2017”
Kim Yeon Ja, DIA, Hong Jin Young – “You Are My Flower”
Na Hoon A – “The Man’s Life Story”

Best Folk/Blues Award

Akdong Musician – “Last Goodbye”
Cao Lu (FIESTAR), Kisum, Yerin (GFRIEND) – “Spring Again”
Jung Eun Ji (Apink) – “The Spring” Feat. Hareem
Yun DdanDdan – “The Night I Miss You”
10cm – “Phonecert”

Best Pop Award

The Chainsmokers, Coldplay – “Something Just Like This”
Charlie Puth – “Attention”
Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You”
Maroon 5 – “Don’t Wanna Know” Feat. Kendrick Lamar
Zedd, Alessia Cara – “Stay”

Best OST Award

Ailee – “I Will Go to You Like the First Snow”
Bolbbalgan4 – “You and Me from the Start”
Kassy – “Good Morning”
Sung Si Kyung – “Somewhere Someday”
V (BTS), Jin (BTS) – “Even If I Die, It’s You”


 

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