Boy Group BTS is ranking second in
Billboard’s poll of artists, who will dominate 2019, by a narrow margin.
Billboard previously posted an article titled “Which Artist Will Dominate 2019? Vote Here!” on their homepage on the 4th (local time).
In the article, 81 singers (groups) including BTS, Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5 and Ed Sheeran are mentioned as candidates.
K-pop singers include BTS, Black Pink, EXO, GOT7, Monsta X, NCT, NCT127, SHINee, TWICE and Wanna One.
As of 10:47 a.m. on January 6th, Lady Gaga was in the number one spot with 4267 votes, or 44% of the votes.
Second place was BTS, which has 3,772 votes, or 39% of the votes. In detail, BTS had the highest turnout between the ages of 18 and 24, followed by 13 to 17, 35 to 44, 45 to 54 years, 55 to 64 years old, and above 65 years old. By gender, there were 11 times as many women than men who voted.
In addition, Black Pink received 121 votes, while EXO received 222, GOT7 received 32 votes, MONSTA X had 62 votes, NCT had 25 votes, NCT 127 had 17 votes, SHINee had six votes, TWICE had 50 votes, and Wanna One won four.