BTS Goes Big at 'MBC Plus X Genie Music Awards'
by Kaiser Lau
4 months ago
Even though we’ve only scratched the beginning of November, the first K-pop music awards, the MBC Plus X Genie Music Awards( MGA) finished last night. This is the first year of the awards ceremony.
World-renowned boy group BTS has become the biggest winner with 5 awards, including two Daesang "Artist of the Year"and "Digital Album of the Year---Love Yourself: Answer", "Best Male Group", "Best Male Dance Performance" and "Genie Music Popularity Award", the choreographer of BTS's "Idol"also took hone the "Best Choreographer" award.
On the other hand, TWICE was the biggest winner for girl groups with Daesang "Best-selling Artist of the Year", "Best Female Group" and "Best Global Performance".
Here is the full winner list:
Artist of the Year | BTS
Best-selling Artist of the Year | TWICE
Song of the Year | Wanna One's "Beautiful
Digital Album of the Year | BTS 'Love Yourself: Answer'
Best Male Group | BTS
Best Female Group | TWICE
Best Male Solo Artist | Jung Seung Hwan
Best Female Solo Artist | Kim Chung Ha
Discovery of the Year | Celeb Five
Best New Male Artist | Stray Kids
Best New Female Artist | (G)I-DLE
Best Male Dance Performance | BTS' "Idol"
Best Female Dance Performance | Momoland's "Bboom Bboom"
Best Male Vocal Performance | Wanna One's "Beautiful"
Best Female Vocal Performance | Heize's "Jenga"
Best Global Performance | TWICE
Rap/Hip Hop Music Award | iKON's "Love Scenario"
Best Band Performance Award | DAY6's "Shoot Me"
MBC Plus Star Award | Wanna One
Genie Music Popularity Award | BTS
Best Producer | Bang Si Hyuk
Best Pop Artist | Charlie Puth
MGA Best Choreographer | Son Sung Deuk for BTS' "Idol"