EXO Wins Title of ‘Best Global Idol Group’ at China’s Huading Awards

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EXO has once again proven its immense popularity by receiving a great honor at a well-known awards ceremony in China.

On January 8, the 14th Annual Huading Awards opened up at the Expo Center in Shanghai, China. EXO-M members Chen and Lay were in attendance at the awards show to accept the award for ‘Best Global Idol Group’ on behalf of EXO.

The Huading Awards is one of the most prestigious awards ceremonies that is sponsored by the top national administrations in China. The winners are chosen based on the votes of judges, industry professionals, as well as the public.

After receiving the award, Chen and Lay expressed, “It is an honor to be able to receive such a big award and we are very thankful. We will work hard to become an EXO that is fitting for the title of ‘Best Global Idol Group.’ We will return with an even better image in 2015,” as they shared their acceptance speech in Chinese.

Later on during the ceremony, Chen also performed a duet stage performance of “Breath” alongside Zhang Li Yin.

Check out the video clips from the Huading Awards below!