There has been reports floating around that the 2021 MAMA will be held in Hong Kong this year!
On July 20, a news Outlet reported that Mnet has been discussing the possibility of holding the 2021 MAMA in Hong Kong this December, they had reportedly Mentioned this possibilities to some agencies and asked them to keep it a secret for now as it is not confirmed yet.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the last year the 2021 MAMA was held online. According to the rumors circulating on the web, Mnet are considering the option to hold it outside of Korea because it now possible for people to get vaccinated and to travel overseas with more ease.
However, the news Outlet notes that some music industry Specialists are a bit skeptical about this decision because they don’t know who will be taking responsibility if someone ended up Contracting the virus overseas.
Later, a source from Mnet stated that the location for the award show is still undecided and the idols health will be put first and foremost when they are deciding on the location.
Since 2010, the award show was held in locations outside Korea and from 2012 to 2015, the ceremony was held in Hong Kong. In 2017 and 2018 it was held in three countries including Hong Kong.
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