This year, Twitter is bringing MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards) 2015 closer to you. Follow key hashtags and accounts for live update of the event which will be held in Hong Kong on the 2nd December 2015. Twitter will be showcasing their products, Periscope and Vine, to bring these K-Pop stars closer to you.
Here are the celebrities that might appear at the event. I have input their Twitter handle and even make a KPOP list on Twitter for your easy reference.
Scroll to the bottom to read the Press Release for more information, especially on how to catch their live actions during the MAMA2015 event.
Pet Shop Boys
Lee Kwang Soo
Park Shin Hye
Park Ji Yoon
Twitter Brings K-Pop Fans Across the Region Closer To The Live Action At Mnet Asian Music Awards 2015
SINGAPORE (30 November 2015) – K-Pop fans around the world are invited to experience first-hand the massive annual Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2015 via Twitter. Channel M will use Twitter to provide live broadcast of the Awards highlights on Periscope, backstage videos, celebrity GIFs, to share with fans following #2015MAMA all over the world. Follow @Channel_M_Asiaand @MnetMAMA to stay on top of the Mnet Asian Music Awards in real-time. Use #2015MAMA, #loveMAMA, and #lookMAMA hashtags on Twitter to join the conversation with other K-Pop music fans worldwide.
#LookMAMA with Twitter Mirror – On and Offstage Celebrities Snapshots
K-Pop fans are invited to follow @Channel_M_Asia and join the daily lucky draw to win MAMA red carpet tickets and Twitter gifts by taking a photo with the Twitter Mirror at Plaza Hollywood with the hashtag #LookMAMA. Wayin Technology will broadcast all the Tweets related to #2015MAMA on a big screen during the four-day on-ground events leading up to the Awards.
The popular celebrity-driven Twitter Mirror was made available during the 2015 MAMA Nominees’ Day and the lead-up to the Awards to capture the excitement on and offstage. Here are some photo and Tweet highlights from Nominees’ Day over the weekend.
In addition, three lucky K-Pop fans will win a pair of tickets to the Awards for their participation in #LoveMAMA – On Air Promo, a Twitter video contest that encouraged fans to submit a video of themselves dancing, singing or showing off their creative talents to show their support to their favourite K-Pop stars. The contest was held last week and the winners will be announced on@Channel_M_Asia in the lead up to the Awards.
Fans will also be able to experience the excitement and glamour of the Awards’ red carpet, as Twitter will set up a Vine360 Booth at the event, which will capture 360-degree views of the K-Pop stars and their celebrity fashion on the red carpet. The exclusive video content will be featured on @MnetMAMA (in Korean/English) and retweeted on @Channel_M_Asia (in Mandarin/English) throughout the red carpet event, which will start at 5:00 p.m. HKT on 2 December 2015.
“We are excited to have Twitter on board as a partner for 2015 MAMA Nominees’ Day, the inaugural MAMA pre-week event that packed with various K-culture programs in Hong Kong in order to provide global fans with the ultimate MAMA experience,” says Samey Lee, CEO of CJ E&M Hong Kong. “We hope that through Twitter, we can connect music fans from all around the world.”
“Twitter is a key driver for real-time and public conversations around global music events and award shows, so we’re proud to be supporting MAMA three years in a row,” said Youngsun Soh, Media Partnerships Director, Greater China and Korea, Twitter. “From the pre-event Twitter contests to the Vine red carpet to the Tweets on the giant screen, this award show partnership will increase interaction with the music stars and participation from music fans to new levels.”
GOT7 (@GOT7Official) and Monsta X (@OfficialMonstaX) will also appear at 2015 MAMA Nominees’ Day event (at Plaza Hollywood) today and tomorrow to interact with local K-Pop fans and share pictures with global fans through the Twitter Mirror.
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