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BTS will directly compete with Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber for the first US award

Their comeback has not cooled down yet, BTS keeps gaining great achievement at international awards ceremonies.

After “IDOL” and the album “Love Yourself: Answer” have challenged every chart in Korea as well as in the world, BTS continued with great success in the international market when they have been nominated at the “2018 People’s Choice Awards” for the first time.

People’s Choice Awards” is a long-standing annual award (from 1975) for recognizing artists and works in popular culture, voted by the general public through the program’s official website. This year, there will be four awards areas: music, film, TV and Pop Culture.

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In particular, BTS has been nominated in two categories: “Group Of 2018” with some strong competitors such as Maroon 5, Imagine Dragon and Twenty One Pilots,… and “Social Celebrity Of 2018“, directly competing with the big names like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Rihanna,…

With this album, BTS is said to set some new records: the first Asian artist with 2 albums reaching No.1 Billboard in just one year. Particularly, the two albums are not sung in English. The title track “IDOL” has achieved no.1 in 75 countries’ charts, and is recognized as the highest-viewed Youtube video in the first 24 hours, breaking Taylor Swift’s record.

Source: Kenh14

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