BTS Wins Four Awards At “2021 MTV EMAs” + aespa Bags Best Korean Act
Congratulations, BTS and aespa!
Well-loved South Korean idol groups BTS and aespa snagged trophies at the 2021 Europe Music Awards (2021 MTV EMAs)!
On November 14, MTV held this year’s annual award ceremony in Budapest.
The worldwide phenomenal boy group BTS took home the most trophies for any artist this year after winning all four awards they were nominated for. RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook bagged the Best Group award. They won over Imagine Dragons, Jonas Brothers, Little Mix, Måneskin, and Silk Sonic.
In addition, BTS achieved the Best Pop award after besting out popular international acts, namely, Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and Olivia Rodrigo.
With their beloved ARMY right behind them, the group also earned the Biggest Fans award. Ariana Grande, BLACKPINK, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, and Taylor Swift also vied for the recognition.
Moreover, the septet won the new award for Best K-pop. Other Korean acts nominated were TWICE, MONSTA X, NCT 127, and BLACKPINK’s Lisa and Rosé.
SM Entertainment’s rising girl group aespa was named the Best Korean Act this year. Up-and-coming groups including CRAVITY, STAYC, Weeekly, and WEi were also nominated for the award.
Photo Credits: BIGHIT MUSIC | SM ENTERTAINMENT
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