BIGBANG, BTS, 2PM, iKON, and N.Flying won awards at the prestigious Japan Gold Disc Awards.
BIGBANG took the Best Asian Artist, Album of the Year (“Made Series”), Best 3 Albums (“Made Series”), Song of the Year by Download (“Bang Bang Bang”), and Best Music Video (“Made” World Tour DVD) awards, resulting in an outstanding total of five awards. They expressed, “We are honored to receive such meaningful awards. We will continue to do our best to return the love.”
BTS and 2PM also received the Best 3 Albums award alongside BIGBANG, with Japanese albums “Youth” and “Galaxy of 2PM” respectively.
iKON, who won New Artist of the Year and Best 3 New Artists, said, “We are very happy that we got the new artist awards, as this is the only chance we have to receive them. Thank you for cheering us on, and we will work even harder this year.”
N.Flying also won the Best 3 New Artists award along with iKON.
Japan Gold Disc Awards is an esteemed music awards held by the Japan Record Association.
It aims to recognize artists who have contributed to the development of the music industry, and winners are determined through the past year’s music and video sales. There is no actual ceremony to be attended by the artists.
Congratulations to the winners!