|Mnet Asian Music Award for Best International Artist|
|Awarded for||global recognition of international artist(s)|
|Presented by||CJ E&M Pictures (Mnet)|
|Currently held by||John Legend (2014)|
|Website||Mnet Asian Music Awards|
The Mnet Asian Music Award for Best International Artist ( ) is an award presented annually by CJ E&M Pictures (Mnet). It was first awarded at the 1st Mnet Asian Music Awards ceremony held in 1999; international artist Ricky Martin won the award, and it is given in honor for the international performers who achieve global recognition in the music industry.
|Year[I]||Country||Winner(s) - Song|
|USA||Ricky Martin - "Livin' La Vida Loca"|
|USA||Britney Spears - "Oops!... I Did It Again"|
|Colombia||Shakira - "Whenever, Wherever"|
|USA||Eminem - "Without Me"|
|USA||Linkin Park - "Somewhere I Belong"|
|USA||Usher - "Yeah!"|
|USA||The Black Eyed Peas - "Don't Lie"|
|USA||The Pussycat Dolls - "Buttons"|
|USA||The Pussycat Dolls|
|USA||Far East Movement|
|South Korea||Psy - "Gangnam Style"|
|Norway||Ylvis - "What Does the Fox Say?"|
|USA||John Legend - "All of Me"|
^[I] Each year is linked to the article about the Mnet Asian Music Awards held that year.
As of 2014, only one (1) artist received the title two or more times.