Golden Melody Awards 2019: Winners' list and red carpet pictures

Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai poses with her trophies after winning the Song of the year and Album of the year at the 30th Golden Melody Awards in the Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by Daniel Shih/Getty Images/AFP)

SINGAPORE — The Golden Melody Awards 2019 went on smoothly on Saturday (29 June) at Taipei, with the biggest winner of the night awarded to pop diva Jolin Tsai. Her album, Ugly Beauty, had landed with seven nominations and picked up two awards: Album of The Year and Song of The Year, which was Womxnly.

Jolin celebrated her win with this speech: “By making this album, I discovered my most authentic self.”

Other notable winners of the night included Leo Wang, Hong Kong singer Sandy Lam, who win Best Male and Best Female Mandarin Vocalist award, respectively.

Golden Melody Awards 2019 Winners’ list:

Album of the Year: Jolin Tsai's Ugly Beauty

Song of the Year: Jolin Tsai's ‘Womxnly’ from the album Ugly Beauty

Best Album in Mandarin: Shi Shi's SHI's Journey

Best Album in Taiwanese: Sam Liao's Forgotten West

Best Album in Hakka:
We Settled Here

Best Album in an Aboriginal Language: Swasieq

Best Music Video: ‘Slow/Oriental’ in the album CASSA NOVA

Best Composer: Eve Ai for ‘Forever Young’ in the album Fade To Exist

Best Lyricist: Jonathan Lee for ‘Newly Written Old Song’ in the album Newly Written Old Song

Best Arrangement: An Ton That for ‘Styx’ in the album Forgotten West

Best Album Producer:
Carl Wong for L.O.V.E.

Best Single Producer: Chia-Lun Yue & Hsuan Huang for ‘BKD Club’ in the album Urban Disease

Best Male Vocalist-Mandarin: Leo Wang for ‘Wu Bing Singing, Yo Chin Soothing’

Best Female Vocalist-Mandarin: Sandy Lam for 0

Best Male Vocalist-Taiwanese: Ardor Huang for ‘Warming a Pot of Youth to Drink’

Best Female Vocalist-Taiwanese: Joey Chiang for ‘Snails

Best Vocalist-Hakka: Gina Yang for ‘Love for granted’

Best Vocalist-Aboriginal Language: Yawai Mawlin for Swasieq

Best Musical Group: CHTHONIC for Battlefields of Asura

Best Vocal Collaboration: The Chairs for ‘Lovely Sunday’

Best New Artist: ØZI for OZI: The Album

Best Album (Instrumental): Lines & Stains

Best Album Producer (Instrumental): Chen chien nien for Black Bear Forest Original Soundtrack

Best Composer (Instrumental): Yuying Hsu for ‘Chapter III: India, Italy and I’ in the album Project 3

Best Recording Package:
Andrew Wong, Fongming Yang for ‘Hold That Tiger’ by the Muddy Basin Ramblers

Best Vocal Recording Album Award: 0 (Recording Engineers: Han Wen Ni, Y.Lam, Derrick Sepnio, Shilei Chang,Zhuo Lee; Main Mixing Engineers: Brent Clark; Main Mastering Post-Production: Ryan Smith)

Best Instrumental Recording Album Award: The Journey (Recording Engineers: Li Yang, Li You; Main Mixing Engineers: Dave Darlington; Main Mastering Post-Production: Dave Darlington)

Special Contribution Award: Black List Studio

See photos from the red carpet below.

Korea born Chinese singer Shi Shi poses with her trophy after winning the Best Female Mandarin Singer at the 30th Golden Melody Awards in the Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by Daniel Shih/Getty Images/AFP)
Hong Kong singer Eason Chan gestures upon his arrival for the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by Sam YEH/Getty Images/AFP)
Hong Kong singer Gloria Tang arrives for the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by SAM YEH/Getty Images/AFP)
Taiwanese composer Eve Ai poses for a photo after winning the Best Composer Music Award during the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by SAM YEH/Getty Images/AFP)
Hong Kong singer YoYo Sham poses for photos upon arrival for the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by SAM YEH/Getty Images/AFP)
Chinese singer Lexie Liu arrives for photo upon arrival for the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by SAM YEH /Getty Images/AFP)
Taiwanese singer Na Na Lee poses for photos upon arrival for the 30th Golden Melody Awards in Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by SAM YEH/Getty Images/AFP)
Taiwanese singers 'Chthonic' pose with their trophies after winning the Best Band at the 30th Golden Melody Awards in the Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by Daniel Shih/Getty Images/AFP)
Taiwan aboriginal singer Yawai Mawlin and her group pose with their trophies after winning the Best Aboriginal Album at the 30th Golden Melody Awards in the Taipei on June 29, 2019. (Photo by Daniel Shih/Getty Images/AFP)