BTS Wins Top Prize at 28th Seoul Music Awards


South Korean septet BTS have been the large winners taking residence the Daesang, or grand prize, at this yr’s Seoul Music Awards, held on the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul on Tuesday evening (Jan. 15).

The group acquired the award for the second yr in a row. “I sincerely thank [BTS' fandom] ARMY everywhere in the world for giving us this Daesang twice, when it’s exhausting for an artist to obtain it even as soon as,” RM mentioned throughout his acceptance speech, experiences Soompi. “I’m unsure for those who’ll imagine me, however BTS is a fan of you too. What I imply is that we obtain inspiration out of your tales, vitality, and voices, they usually encourage us once we’re engaged on music and provides us vitality once we carry out. So I hope that you understand that these performances and music are born out of your immense inspiration and affect; you might be part of our albums and performances. That’s why we’re your followers.”

BTS additionally acquired two different prizes on the 28th annual ceremony: greatest album for Love Yourself: Tear and a Bongsang, or month-to-month award.

iKON’s “Love Scenario” was named greatest tune of 2018, and the group additionally took residence a Bongsang.

Monsta X, Momoland, NCT 127, Wanna One, Nu'Est W, Red Velvet, Mamamoo, Seventeen, TWICE, and EXO every additionally took residence Bongsangs, and rookie awards went to Stray Kids and IZ*ONE. 

Other artists, like Drunken Tiger, GFRIEND, Im Chang Jung, and SHINee have been additionally acknowledged on the awards in numerous classes.