The Mnet Asian Music Award for Album of the Year (올해의 앨범상) is a daesang (or grand prize) award presented annually by CJ E&M Pictures ( Mnet). It was first awarded at the 8th Mnet Asian Music Awards ceremony held in 2006; SG Wannabe won the award for their album The 3rd Masterpiece , and it is given in honor of a solo or group with the best vocal or instrumental recording albums in the music industry. [3]

Winners and nominees

Year Winner(s) Winning Album Nominee(s)
2006(8th) SG Wannabe The 3rd Masterpiece
2007(9th) Epik High Remapping the Human Soul
2008(10th) TVXQ Mirotic
2009(11th) G-Dragon Heartbreaker
2010(12th) 2NE1 To Anyone
2011(13th) Super Junior Mr. Simple
2012(14th) Super Junior Sexy, Free & Single
2013(15th) Exo XOXO
2014(16th) Exo Overdose
2015(17th) Exo Exodus
2016(18th) Exo Ex'Act
2017(19th) Exo The War

Each year is linked to the article about the Mnet Asian Music Awards held that year.

Multiple awards for the Album of the Year

Throughout the history of the Mnet Asian Music Awards, only two recipients received the award more than once.

Artist(s) Record Set First year awarded Recent year awarded
Exo 5 2013 2017
Super Junior 2 2011 2012


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