Mnet (TV channel)

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Mnet
Music Makes One Mnet Logo.png
Launched1993
Owned by CJ Group
Picture format 1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 480i for the SDTV feed)
SloganWe Are K-Pop
Country South Korea
HeadquartersCJ E&M Center, Sangam-dong, Mapo-gu
Formerly calledMusic Network
(1993-1995)
Sister channel(s)Mnet Japan
Mnet America
Mnet Europe
tvN Korea
XtvN
tvN Asia
O tvN
OnStyle
O'live
OCN
Channel CGV
Chunghwa TV
OGN
Tooniverse
DIA TV
Website tv.mnet.com
Availability
Satellite
SkyLife (South Korea)Channel 106 (SD)
Channel 274 (HD)
Dish Network (United States)Channel 128
DirecTV (United States)Channel 138
SkyCable (Philippines)Channel 191 (Digital)
Verizon Fios (United States)Channel 229 (SD)
Channel 729 (HD)
Time Warner Cable (United States)Channel 126 (Hawaii)
Comcast (United States)Channel 682 (Chicago)
IPTV
HanaTV Channel 23 (HD)
Olleh TV Channel 153 (HD)
U + TVChannel 23 (HD)
Streaming media
Mwave Watch Live (Selected Shows Only.)

Mnet (acronym of Music Network) is a South Korean pay television music channel owned by CJ E&M, a division of CJ Group.

Contents

The CJ E&M Center Studio located in Sangam-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul is the broadcast and recording centre of many Mnet programs with a studio audience, namely the live weekly music show M! Countdown . [1] It is also the venue for live performances in survival shows such as Show Me The Money, Unpretty Rapstar, Produce 101 (seasons one and two), Idol School, and Produce 48. The global website named for Mnet Global changed to MWave in April 2013. Other sites from Mnet are not affected with the change. [2]

History

Slogans

YearSloganHangul
1995 - 1999South Korea music channel m.net한국의 음악채널 m.net
2000 - 2001Channel in my mind m.net내 마음속의 채널 m.net
2001 - 2003Korean music channel m.net한국인의 음악채널 m.net
2003 - 2004, 2007 - 2008Enjoy It! m.net즐겨봐! m.net
January 2005 - July 2005m.net 10th anniversary, full m.net!m.net 10년, 완전엠넷!
July 2005 - 2007Hello, my name is Mnet!
2008 - 2010Beyond music [3]
2010 - 2011All about 20's
2011 - 2013, 2013 – December 2016

(Still in use; main slogan)

Music makes one [4]
April 2013 - October 7, 2013Jump! Mnet [5] juMp! 엠넷
January 2014 – December 2016KPop makes one
January 2017 – January 2019Move me, move the world, moveMnet
June 2018 – January 2019Mnet makes new K-pop star & trends
January 2019 – presentWe Are K-POP

Programming

Current programming

Music programming

  • M! Countdown
  • Daily Music Talk
  • M Morning
  • Live on M
  • MUSICEXPRESS
  • MUSIC X CURATION
  • MPD MUSIC TALK
  • MPD Music Video Commentary
  • M2 Today's Song Weekly Chart
  • Mnet Present
  • M Super Concert

Special events

Upcoming programming

Former programming

Dramas

Awards

References

  1. "How to apply for K-Pop Music Shows". Korea Tourism Organization. Retrieved 3 June 2012.
  2. "Mnet". Mwave (Global). Retrieved 23 November 2013.
  3. "mnet channel id". leekyuwang. Vimeo.
  4. "Mnet channel ID (Main ver.)". Mnet. YouTube.
  5. "jump! Mnet Main Promotion". mnetartworks. Vimeo.
  6. "CJ E&M Reveals Boy Group Survival Show "Boys24" Includes Trainees From Top-Notch Agencies - Soompi". www.soompi.com.
  7. "'Produce 101' to air male version 'Boy 24' next month". 8 May 2016.
  8. "[단독] Mnet, 新 걸그룹 리얼리티 론칭…'모모랜드를 찾아서'".
  9. "Nicky Wu and Nicolas Tse Produce and Mentor the Chinese Reality Idol Show Lady Bees - A Koala's Playground". 20 February 2016.
  10. "Members of Cube's New Boy Group Pentagon To Be Confirmed Through "Pentagon Maker" Reality Program - Soompi". www.soompi.com.