On February 28, the 10th Korean Music Awards were held in the Uniqlo-Ax Hall in Seoul where the big winners of the night were 3rd Line Butterfly and Busker Busker as well as PSY.
Awards were handed out for a multitude of different genres in the Korean music industry such as modern rock, dance/electronic, R&B, pop and more. Netizens were also able to participate in the awards by casting their votes for their favorite male, female and group artists.
While PSY won two awards for Song of the Year and Musician of the Year, Busker Busker won three awards: Best Pop Song, Best Pop Album and Group Musician of the Year Netizen Vote.
f(x)‘s “Electric Shock” was awarded with the Best Dance & Electronic Song and G-Dragon‘s “One Of A Kind” was awarded with the Best Rap & Hip-Hop Song. Naul‘s “Wind Memory” and “Principle of My Soul” won the Best R&B & Soul Song and Best R&B & Soul Album awards, respectively.
Jay Park was chosen as the netizen’s Male Musician of the Year while Park Jung Hyun was the Female Musician of the Year by netizen vote.
Here is the full list of winners of the 10th Korean Music Awards:
Album of the Year — 3rd Line Butterfly – “Dreamtalk“
Song of the Year — PSY – “Gangnam Style“
Musician of the Year — PSY
Rookie of the Year — 404
Best Modern Rock Song — 3rd Line Butterfly – “Today Is The Day We Break Up“
Best Modern Rock Album — 3rd Line Butterfly – “Dreamtalk”
Best Dance & Electronic Song — f(x) – “Electric Shock”
Best Dance & Electronic Album — Glen Check – “Haute Couture“
Best R&B & Soul Song — Naul – “Wind Memory”
Best R&B & Soul Album — Naul – “Principle Of My Soul”
Best Rock Song — Jung Cha Shik – “Street Singer“
Best Rock Album — Jung Cha Shik – “Convulsing Present“
Best Pop Song — Busker Busker – “Yeosu Night Sea“
Best Pop Album — Busker Busker – “Busker Busker”
Best Rap & Hip-Hop Song — G-Dragon – “One of a Kind”
Best Rap & Hip-Hop Album — Soriheda – “Soriheda 2“
Best Jazz Album — Lee Won Sool – “Point of Contact“
Best Crossover Album — Jambinayi – “Chayeon“
Best Jazz Crossover Performance — Kang Tae Hwan – “Soraehwa“
Best TV/Film Music — “Nameless Gangster” OST
Male Musician of the Year Netizen Vote — Jay Park
Female Musician of the Year Netizen Vote — Park Jung Hyun
Group Musician of the Year Netizen Vote — Busker Busker