This year has been a great and busy year for BTS. All through 2019 they’e been working hard releasing songs, traveling the world for their tour, and winning awards in shows from around the world! Here some of the awards that BTS and ARMY have earned so far this year – with hopefully many more to come!
Billboard Music Awards
BTS was nominated in 2 categories at the Billboard Music Awards this year: “Top Social Artist” and “Best Duo/Group”. Thanks to their fan base ARMY, the boy group was able to take both awards home to Korea!
MTV Millennial Awards
Abbreviated as a MIAW, the MTV Millenial Awards is an annual program of Latin music awards which honor the best of Latin music and the digital world of the millennial generation. ARMY voted like mad, making every effort to give the group another achievement. BTS won the “K-pop Explosion” award, and Jungkook won “Best Global Instagrammer”
Kids Choice Awards Mexico
For the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Mexico, BTS managed to be crowned in every category they had been nominated in, just like in 2018! This year they won “Favorite International Artist/Group”, all thanks to the thousands of votes made by the powerful ARMY. On top of this, BTS continued to prove their enormous popularity and took home the “Best Fandom” award! Even though they were nominated against other strong contenders, ARMY came out on top.
Meus Prêmios Nick
Meus Prêmios Nick is Brazil’s largest children and teen awards show, celebrating kids’ favourites from the worlds of entertainment, TV, music and more. BTS won two of the three categories in which they were nominated, taking home “Favorite International Artist” as a group and “Favorite International Hit” for “Boy WIth Luv” featuring Halsey.
Teen Choice Awards
The Teen Choice Awards celebrate the year’s achievements in music, film, television, sports, fashion, comedy, and on the internet as voted for by fans. This year, BTS had a huge success at this award show, winning all the categories they were nominated for. The boys won in the categories of “Choice International Artist” and “Choice Collaboration” for “Boy With Luv”, the collaboration they made with Halsey. The group also had a “hot summer”, as their most recent tour “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” won the category of “Choice Summer Tour”! ARMY also won “Choice Fandom”, proving that they are one of the most powerful fandoms in the world.
Radio Disney Music Awards
The Radio Disney Music Awards are an awards show operated by Radio Disney, an American radio network. In this edition, BTS became the first K-pop group to win the “Global Phenom Award”. Many people take it as a sign of how strongly BTS has positioned themselves in the US market!
Soribada Best K-Music Awards
The Soribada Best K-Music Awards are a music awards show presented by the music platform Soribada to celebrate the best in K-pop music. BTS took home the “bonsang” (main prize) and “Popularity Award (Male)”, but those don’t stand up to their big prize of the night! BTS once again took home “Artist of the Year”, one of the daesang or grand prizes offered at this awards show.
MTV Video Music Awards Japan
The MTV VMAJ honors the best music videos of the year as the Japanese counterpart of the MTV Video Music Awards in the US. BTS took home the “Best Buzz Award” during the MTV VMAJ.
M2 X Genie Music Awards
The Genie Music Awards is a major music awards show that is held annually in South Korea organized by Genie Music together with their partner networks. The 2019 Genie Music Awards are named the M2 X Genie Music Awards (MGMA) due to their partnership with Mnet’s digital studio, M2. In this award show, BTS won in six different categories, including two daesangs. Their two daesangs were the “Top Artist Award” and the “M2 The Top Content Award”. On top of this, they received the “Performing Artist Male Award”, “Global Popularity Award”, “Genie Music Popularity Award”, and the “Male Group Award”.
MTV Video Music Awards
One of the mody well-known American awards shows that honors the best music videos of the year. BTS was nominated alongside big name artists, but thanks to the efforts of their fans they managed to take home “Best K-Pop” for “Boy with Luv” featuring Halsey, along with the “Best Group” award!
The BreakTudo Awards were created in 2010 in Brazil for the entertainment site BreakTudo. It annually honors the best artists of music, television,the internet, as well as other series. BTS were nominated with others K-pop artists like BLACKPINK and EXO. BTS was nominated in 4 categories and won in two: “International Fandom” and “International Group”.
26th MTV Europe Music Awards
Abbreviated as the MTV EMAs, the MTV Europe Music Awards are an award show made to honor artists and music in pop culture. In measure of their global popularity, BTS won in the “Best Live” and “Best Group” categories, while BTS’s fanbase ARMY won the award for “Biggest Fans.”
American Music Awards
The American Music Awards or AMAs celebrate the latest and greatest talents of the contemporary music scene. This year, BTS won “Tour of the Year” for their “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour, along with “Favorite Duo or Group – Pop/Rock”, and last but not least the “Favorite Social Artist” award for the second year in a row thanks to their huge fanbase, ARMY!
During last year’s Korean award ceremonies, BTS took home more than 26 awards, including sweeping nearly every daesang from every show for the year! Fans are really excited to see how many prizes they’ll win this year, considering everything they’ve already won in 2019.
How many awards do you think they’ll win for possibly their greatest year yet?