Mnet America, a youth entertainment brand for all things Asian cool, which includes the only national, English-language lifestyle network in the U.S. for fans of Asian pop culture, will stream the highly anticipated 2012 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) through their new digital port, MCube (www.mnetamerica.com) on November 30 at 12 am PST / 3 am EST. The live stream will include exclusive English content with three hosts providing commentary throughout the broadcast so that fans will know exactly what is going on at MAMA 2012. Hosting the exclusive English experience will be Danny Lim (Producer, Danny from LA), Hannah Jun (Actress, Model) and Eunice Kiss (Recording Artist, Model, Actress).

MAMA 2012 will feature acts from around the world with some of the biggest artists in K-pop scheduled to take the stage at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Some of the acts attending are Super Junior, Big Bang, SISTAR and PSY, who will collaborate with a special surprise guest for his performance. In addition to the hottest stars from Korea, a slew of international talent from all over the world, including Grammy Award nominee Adam Lambert (American Idol) and hip hop artist and signer songwriter B.o.B, will be performing. Hong Kong’s own Jackie Chan will be presenting.

Mnet America is making sure viewers will be able to join in all the festivities before, during and after MAMA 2012. Leading up to the show, the winner of the “Share the Love of K-Pop” contest,  will be live streaming all their adventures in Hong Kong including attending MAMA 2012. The unique behind-the-scenes fan experience will be available through MCube. The award show will be simulcast on the network and be replayed the next day in primetime.

“Mnet America is going to bring as much Asian Pop culture as we can to the American audience,” said Ted Kim, president and CEO of Mnet America. “We are excited to give fans unprecedented access through MCube to one of the largest, most exciting K-Pop events to happen worldwide.”

The 2011 Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) were broadcast LIVE to over 45 countries, giving 1.9 billion people worldwide the chance to see the biggest names in Korean pop music mingle with international talent from around the world. K-pop music is advancing beyond Asia and fast becoming a global phenomenon. The Mnet Asian Music Awards remain the only awards ceremony of its kind in the world, bringing fans the very best in Asian entertainment.

About Mnet America

Mnet is the only and first national, 24/7 English-language television network in the U.S. targeting Asian Americans and fans of Asian pop culture. The advertiser-supported network – currently distributed in over 30 DMAs – marks the entry into the U.S. marketplace for CJ Entertainment Media Group, Asia’s leading vertically-integrated entertainment company and a unit of CJ Corporation. Mnet is headquartered in Los Angeles.