Seoul Music Awards Tickets
Seoul Music Awards
The people have spoken and the ballots are in to award the most outstanding achievements in South Korea’s music industry! With the K-Pop wave hitting international shores, it’s safe to say we will see only the best of them make it to the finals. The big question is who will be the next winners for the Seoul Music Awards? This annual awards ceremony started in 1990 and is held just after the end of the year. Candidates for the awards include those artists who have released albums during that particular year. More than 25,000 people attend this event and you can save your seat to the awards ceremony here at StubHub! Buy Seoul Music Awards tickets and you can be there to see all your favorite K-Pop artists under one roof! 30 percent mobile votes, 40 percent digital downloads and album sales, and 30 percent judges' scores
Daesang – Artist of the Year Award
The grand prize award at the ceremony is the Daesang Award (Artist of the Year Award). Twelve top artists are first chosen based on album and digital sales and then the fans weigh in and vote for their favorite artist online. The judges have the final input as to who wins this prestigious award. In 2018 BTS was crowned with the Daesang award, taking the title away from the 4-time award winning Exo. Exo won this award four times in a row from 2014 to 2017. Other awards given at the Seoul Music Awards include:
- Bonsang Awards (Main Prize)
- Record of the Year
- Record of the Year in Digital Release
- New Artist Awards
- Performance Award
- Trot Award
- Hip Hop/Rap Award
- R&B/Ballad Award
- OST Award
- Popularity Awards
- Hallyu Special Award
Which K-Pop groups have won the most awards?
Taking into account Exo’s multiple Daesang Award wins four years in a row, amongst other category wins, EXO takes the icing on the cake for having won the most awards in total. As of 2018, they have won 16 awards. Super Junior, who also won a Daesand Award but in 2012, aren’t too far behind with a total of 13 awards to their name. Girl’s Generation follows closely with 12 and Shinee with 10 awards. Despite breaking records and making headlines throughtout 2018, BTS only has 9 awards. But will that change in the coming years? Purchase your Seoul Music Awards tickets to witness first-hand K-Pop groups make history and walk away with well-deserved music awards!
Other music award ceremonies in Asia
If you’re looking for more K-Pop fun, you should definitely check out the MAMA - Mnet Asian Music Awards! Now an international event, most of the groups awarded are from the K-Pop genre but it is not limited to them as other Asian superstars also go home with trophies! Another ceremony, the Melon Music Awards recognizes artists for excellence in music. A majority of the criteria goes to the digital sales of the artists but online voting by the people is also a weighing factor. If you play your cards right, you could most likely attend all three award ceremonies!