The “Korean Entertainment 10th Anniversary Awards in Japan” will be held on October 19 in Chiba prefecture, Japan to celebrate 10 years of Hallyu in the Land of the Rising Sun.
To award the top players of Hallyu in Japan, public voting is proceeding at the Korean Entertainment Awards homepage (ke10th.jp). The halfway results are in, and the top artists will be no surprise for those familiar with Hallyu.
For the top awards in music, JYJ, Jaejoong, Kara, and BoA are leading in the various categories. JYJ leads the best male group category, JYJ member Jaejoong in the best male solo, Kara in the best female group, and BoA leads the best female solo.
For the top awards in drama, whose voting started on June 22, “Winter Sonata” is leading the drama category, while its lead Bae Yong Joon heads the best male actor, and Yoon Eun Hye leads the best female actor category.