BTS Wins MTV UK’s Hottest Summer Superstar For 2nd Year In A Row
BTS was chosen as MTV UK’s Hottest Summer Superstar for the second consecutive year!
On August 29 local time, MTV UK announced through their official website that BTS won their annual Hottest Summer Superstars 2020 poll this year.
BTS came in first with an impressive 33,203,280 votes, while BLACKPINK followed at No. 2 with 3,248,886.
This year marks the eighth year of MTV’s Hottest Summer Superstars poll. Previous winners were One Direction from 2013 to 2015, Fifth Harmony in 2016, Lady Gaga in 2017, Selena Gomez in 2018, and BTS in 2019. This means BTS is the second artist after One Direction to win on the poll more than once.
Meanwhile, BTS and BLACKPINK are both nominated for the Best Group award at the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards, which will take place on August 30 local time (9 a.m. KST on August 31). BTS has also been nominated for Best K-Pop, Best Pop, and Best Choreography and will perform their new song “Dynamite” for the first time at the ceremony.