Idol group EXO recently won an award for 2013’s ‘best group’ at the 6th Chinese Music Billboard Newcomers Awards, held on December 6 at the assembly hall at the Renmin University of China in Beijing.
The Chinese Music Billboard Newcomers Awards is hosted for new artists in the Chinese music industry. There are a total of 21 award categories, including a ‘best group’ and ‘most popular group’ award, awarded after voting and reviews by music critics.
The ‘best group’ award went to EXO, and EXO’s subunit EXO-M, came back to win the ‘most popular group’ award for the second year in a row.
EXO-M’s Kris, Luhan, Tao, and Lay attended the awards, and said during their acceptance speech, “It’s thanks to our fans that the EXO of today exists. We wish to spend a happy 2014 together with everyone, and we will continue to show everyone a growing and improving EXO.”