“2020 APAN Music Awards” Reveals Winners For Top 10 And More
Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 APAN Music Awards!
The 2020 APAN Music Awards, the first-ever K-pop ceremony hosted by the Korea Entertainment Management Association, has finally revealed the awardees for top 10 and the winners in other categories.
Top 10 artists
Describing them as “the greatest singers who made K-pop shine in 2020”, the top 10 this year are BTS, GOT7, Kang Daniel, Im Young Woong, IZ*ONE, MONSTA X, NCT 127, SEVENTEEN, The Boyz, and TWICE.
The top 10 awardees were determined through a popularity vote, scores from judges, and the achievements of the artists in terms of physical albums and digital releases this year.
Winners in other categories
Aside from the top 10 artists, the award-giving body also announced the winners in other categories, which were chosen solely through a popularity vote. SM Entertainment’s prized boy group NCT U won the Best Icon Award. Well-loved soloist Kang Daniel obtained the Best Performance. Grabbing the Best Music Video award is the femme fatale quartet BLACKPINK. Lastly, GOT7’s JB has been hailed as the Best All-Rounder.
Originally, the 2020 APAN Music Awards was scheduled to happen live on November 28. Unfortunately, it was recently postponed due to heightened COVID-19 precautions.
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