Golden Melody Awards 2020 full list of nominees announced – Namewee, G.E.M., 9m88, and more

Golden Melody Awards 2020 full list of nominees announced – Namewee, G.E.M., 9m88, and more

The full list of nominees for the annual Golden Melody Awards has just been announced.

Commonly dubbed as the Grammy’s of Mandopop, the awards show has been known for putting together the biggest names in the Mandopop industry. This year’s 31st edition is no let-down either, with nominations for artists such as Namewee, G.E.M., Fish Leong, waa wei, Wakin Chau, and 9m88. 

Last year, the 30th Golden Melody Awards was held in the Taipei Arena, which can fit up to 13,000 concert-goers. Previous winners include the likes of Eason Chan, Lala Hsu, Jolin Tsai, Sam Liao, Mayday, Wu Bai, and Sangpuy.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s awards have been postponed to 3 October, 8PM (TH/ID Standard Time) 7PM (TW/PH/SG/MY Standard Time) at the Taipei Music Center. Fans can catch the Red Carpet live on Taiwan Television (TTV) at 4PM (TH/ID Standard Time) 5PM (TW/PH/SG/MY Standard Time). 

Check the nominees for the 31st Golden Melody Awards: 

Best Female Vocalist

  • G.E.M. / City Zoo / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd.
  • Fish Leong / The Sun Also Rises / Universal Music Taiwan Ltd.
  • waa wei / Hidden, Not Forgotten / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd.
  • Naiwen Yang / The More Beartiful,The More Invisible / Asia Muse Entertainment Co., Ltd.
  • Joanna Wang / Love is Calling Me / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd.
  • Peggy Hsu / Hypnocity / Ice Studio, Inc.

Best Male Vocalist

  • Wakin Chau / The Younger Me / ROCK RECORDS CO.,LTD.
  • Qing Feng Wu / Spaceman / Universal Music Taiwan Ltd.
  • Namewee / Calling Asia / Asian Tone Pte Ltd
  • Ayal Komod / Gone Away / ROCK RECORDS CO.,LTD.
  • J.Sheon / THE ALLEY / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd.
  • Chiu / Flee From The Ceremony / Music Stream Culture communication co.,Ltd.

Best Mandarin Album

  • City Zoo / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd. (Vocals: G.E.M.)
  • Spaceman / Universal Music Taiwan Ltd. (Vocals: Qing Feng Wu)
  • Hidden, Not Forgotten / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd. (vocals: waa wei)
  • Juvenile A / POURQUOI PAS MUSIC LIMITED (Vocals: Sandee Chan)
  • Love is Calling Me / Sony Music Entertainment Taiwan Ltd. (Vocals: Joanna Wang)
  • Hypnocity / Ice Studio, Inc. (Vocals: Peggy Hsu)

For the full list of nominations, visit Golden Melody Awards’ website here.