On January 25, the 27th Seoul Music Awards recognized and celebrated achievements in Korean music!
The ceremony was held at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul, with hosts Shin Dong Yup, Kim So Hyun, and Super Junior’s Kim Heechul.
BTS was the winner of the night’s biggest award, the Grand Prize. Bonsang awards went to NU’EST W, BLACKPINK, SEVENTEEN, BTOB, TWICE, EXO, Bolbbalgan4, GOT7, Red Velvet, Wanna One, BTS, and Super Junior.
The night’s Rookie Award went to Wanna One, PRISTIN, and Chungha. EXO was unable to attend the ceremony, but received three awards: a Bonsang, the Fandom School Award, and the Korean Wave Special Award.
Check out the full list of winners below!
Grand Prize — BTS
Bonsang — NU’EST W
Bonsang – BLACKPINK
Bonsang – SEVENTEEN
Bonsang – BTOB
Bonsang – TWICE, EXO
Bonsang – Bolbbalgan4
Bonsang – GOT7
Bonsang – Red Velvet
Bonsang – Wanna One
Bonsang – BTS
Bonsang – Super Junior
Rookie Award — PRISTIN
Rookie Award – Chungha
Rookie Award – Wanna One
Band Award – iamnot
R&B Soul Award – Suran
TikTok Dance Performance Award – NCT 127
TikTok Dance Performance Award – MAMAMOO
Discovery of the Year Award – MONSTA X
Best Album Award – IU – “Palette”
Judge’s Special Award – Spring Summer Fall Winter
Fandom School Award – EXO
Producer of the Year Award – Bang Shi Hyuk
Korean Wave Special Award – EXO (accepted by Super Junior’s Leeteuk)
Popularity Award — SHINee’s Taemin (accepted by Leeteuk)
Best Digital Song Award — Yoon Jong Shin
Congratulations to all the winners!