High1 Seoul Music Awards 2021 Full Performers List: From Seventeen to TWICE and NCT 127, here's the complete line-up

High1 Seoul Music Awards will observe its 30th edition this year which will take place on January 31


                            High1 Seoul Music Awards 2021 Full Performers List: From Seventeen to TWICE and NCT 127, here's the complete line-up
BTS, Twice (Getty Images)

High1 Seoul Music Awards, deemed as one of the most prestigious K-pop award shows is almost here and who is going to be performing at the star-studded event is on everyone’s mind. Along with the main award and rookie of the year award, this year SMA is bringing quite a few special awards like the Muse trophy and more.

The main award features the nation’s favorite K-pop girl group Twice, Seventeen, NCT 127, Aespa, TXT, Treasure, Enhypen and more. Sadly, BTS will give the awards night a miss.

High1 Seoul Music Awards will observe its 30th edition this year which will take place on January 31. The award show that started in 1990 will be awarding a series of diverse genres including ballad, hip hop, R&B along with original soundtracks for K-dramas and films. This year, the award show will be observed without the presence of a live audience and can be live-streamed all over the world. Here’s what we know about the line-up so far.

Members of South Korean music band TWICE (Getty Images)

Hosts

K-pop super-group Super Junior famed SM Entertainment’s Kim Heechul, South Korean comedian Shing Dong-yup and Girls’ Generation’s Soo-young will be hosting the starry evening. 

Line-up

Though there isn’t an official announcement regarding the Seoul Music Awards yet, here’s what the reported line-up looks like. Fourth-generation K-pop superstars ATEEZ and Seventeen are likely to appear for the award show along with TXT. The possible line-up also includes Twice, Stray Kids, NCT 127 and more. Here’s a look at all the groups who are nominated for main category awards and are likely to appear.

ATEEZ will most probably be performing the songs 'Utopia' and 'Inception', Seventeen has songs like 'Fallin Flower', 'All My Love' and 'Home;Run' listed and TXT will perform 'Intro' and 'We Lost The Summer'. What's more, AESPA, Treasure and Enhypen have also been confirmed for the line-up.



 



 



 

 

ATEEZ



 

SEVENTEEN

 

Boy band SEVENTEEN (Getty Images)

 

TWICE

Girl group TWICE (Getty Images)

 

NCT127



 

Stray Kids

Stray Kids (Getty Images)


(G)Idle

Girl group (G) I-DLE (Getty Images)

 

Itzy

Girl group ITZY (Getty Images)

 

IZ*ONE

Girl group IZ*ONE (Getty Images)

 

AB6IX

AB6IX (Getty Images)

 

NCT Dream

Boy band NCT DREAM (Getty Images)

AESPA

 



 

Treasure

 



 

 

Enhypen

 



 

 

Date and Time

SMA will take place on January 31. The red carpet will start at 5 pm KST followed by the main ceremony at 6.50 pm KST which will likely to end at 22.40 KST.

How to live stream

 



 

 

SMA can be watched in KBSdrama, KBSjoy, KBSw, U+IDOL Live app for the Korean audience. For global fans, the award show can be watched from niconicoLive. Check this link for more information on live streaming and tickets.

Nominations

Check all the K-pop stars nominated for the main award and rookie of the year award.

Main Award
 

NCT DREAM attend the 29th Seoul Music Awards at Gocheok Sky Dome on January 30, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea.

 

AB6IX – ‘VIVID’
Apink – ‘LOOK’
APRIL – ‘Da Capo’
ASTRO – ‘GATEWAY’
ATEEZ – ‘ZERO : FEVER Part.1’
Baekhyun – ‘Delight’
Baek Ji Young – ‘I still love you a lot’
BLACKPINK – ‘How You Like That’
BOL4 – ‘Puberty Book Ⅱ Pum’
BTS – ‘MAP OF THE SOUL: 7’
Chungha – ‘PLAY’
CIX – ‘Hello, Strange Time’
DAY6 – ‘The Book of Us : The Demon’
DreamCatcher – ‘Dystopia : The Tree of Language’
EXO – ‘EXO PLANET #5 –EXplOration– Live Album’
GFRIEND – ‘回:LABYRINTH’
(G)I-DLE – ‘DUMDi DUMDi’
GOT7 – ‘DYE’
Ha Sung Woon – ‘Twilight Zone’
Hwasa – ‘María’
ITZY – ‘IT’z ME’
IU – ‘eight’
IZ*ONE – ‘BLOOM*IZ’
Jessi – ‘NUNA’
Kang Daniel – ‘MAGENTA’
LOONA – “[#]”
MAMAMOO – ‘Dingga’
MONSTA X – ‘FANTASIA X’
NCT – ‘RESONANCE Pt.1’
NCT 127 – ‘NCT #127 Neo Zone’
NCT DREAM – ‘RELOAD’
NU’EST – ‘The Nocturne’
Oh My Girl – ‘NONSTOP’
Park Ji Hoon – ‘The W’
Park Jin Young – ‘When We Disco’
Paul Kim – ‘Maum, Pt. 2’
PENTAGON – ‘WE:TH’
SEVENTEEN – ‘Heng:garæ’
SF9 – ‘9loryUS’
Stray Kids – ‘GO生 (GO LIVE)’
Sunmi – ‘pporappippam’
Super Junior-D&E – ‘BAD BLOOD’
Super Junior-K.R.Y. – ‘When We Were Us’
Taemin – ‘Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 1’
Taeyeon – ‘Happy’
The Boyz – ‘CHASE’
TXT – ‘MINISODE 1: BLUE HOUR’
TWICE – ‘MORE & MORE’
VICTON – ‘Mayday’
Zico – ‘Any Song’


Rookie of the Year


Aespa – ‘Black Mamba’
CRAVITY – ‘HIDEOUT: REMEMBER WHO WE ARE – SEASON 1.’
DRIPPIN – ‘Boyager’
ENHYPEN – ‘BORDER : DAY ONE’
GHOST9 – ‘PRE EPISODE 1: DOOR’
Natty – ‘NINETEEN’
P1Harmony – “DISHARMONY : STAND OUT”
SECRET NUMBER – ‘Who Dis?’
STAYC – ‘Star To A Young Culture’
TREASURE – ‘THE FIRST STEP: CHAPTER ONE’
Weeekly – ‘We are’
WEi – ‘IDENTITY: First Sight’

To know more about the award show, click here.

Check out the list of nominations here. Keep an eye on this space for more updates on SMA.

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