During this yr's Melon Music Awards, held on Saturday (Dec. 1), Korean septet BTS leaned into the normal components of their hit single "Idol" for an final fusion of modernity and classical Korean performances.
The end result of a 20-minute set from the favored group, the night time’s efficiency of “Idol” opened with an intro that included conventional instrumental and dance components. It drew closely on Korea’s samulnori percussion and talchum masked dance traditions as J-Hope, Jimin and Jungkook carried out intricate choreography, flanked by performers drumming and dancing with followers and masks. Later, the 4 different members of BTS -- RM, Jin, Suga and V -- appeared onstage with the trio to carry out a rendition of the August single.
All of BTS wore outfits that included Korean conventional hanbok, much like these worn within the tune's music video.
The group additionally carried out theatrical renditions of "Fake Love" and "Airplane Pt. 2.”
During the Melon Music Awards, BTS have been awarded seven awards, essentially the most ever throughout the present, together with finest artist and finest album of the yr, for Love Yourself: Tear.
The night time additionally acknowledged iKON with one of the best tune of the yr award for “Love Scenario,” with member B.I. taking residence one of the best songwriter award and Wanna One receiving the file of the yr award. New acts (G)I-dle and the Boyz got finest new artist awards.
2018 Melon Music Awards Full List of Winners
Best Album of the Year: BTS Love Yourself: Tear
Best Song of the Year: iKON, “Love Scenario”
Best Record of the Year: Wanna One
Best Artist of the Year: BTS
Best New Artist - Female: (G)I-DLE
Best New Artist - Male: The Boyz
Top 10: BTS, iKON, Bolbbalgan4, Wanna One, Mamamoo, Apink, BLACKPINK, BTOB
1theK Performance: Momoland
Best Ballad: Roy Kim, “Only Then”
Best Rap/Hip-Hop: BTS, “Fake Love”
Best Dance - Female: BLACKPINK, “Ddu-Du Ddu-Du”
Best Dance - Male: Wanna One, “Boomerang”
Kakao Hot Star: BTS
Hot Trend: Loco & Mamamoo’s Hwasa, “Don't”
Best Music Video: GFriend, “Time for the Moon Light”
Global Artist: BTS
Netizen Choice: BTS
Pop tune: Camila Cabello, “Havana”
Stage of the Year: Lee Sun-hee
Song Writer: B.I of iKON
Best Trot tune: Hong Jin-young, “Goodbye”