SEOUL, April 30 (Yonhap) — BTS has clinched nominations in 4 groups — the most for the K-pop superstars — in the impending 2021 Billboard Tunes Awards (BBMAs) established for upcoming month.
The 7-member act was nominated in the types of Prime Duo/Team, Leading Track Gross sales Artist, Major Social Artist and Top rated Advertising Song at this year’s BBMAs, scheduled for Might 23 (U.S. time), according to Billboard.
It marks the most nominations for BTS given that the group was very first named a prospect for Leading Social Artist in 2017. This calendar year, the group acquired its first nomination for Major Promoting Song and Prime Tune Profits Artist.
For Prime Providing Track, the BTS megahit “Dynamite” will vie with “I Hope” by Gabby Barrett that includes Charlie Puth, “WAP” by Cardi B featuring Megan Thee Stallion, “Savage” by Megan Thee Stallion and “Blinding Lights” by The Weeknd.
“Dynamite,” an upbeat disco-pop monitor unveiled in August, is a person of the septet’s most historic music. It became the first track by a Korean pop act to best the Billboard Sizzling 100 and reigned in the best place for a few months. It also earned BTS its first Grammy nomination.
BTS will contend with Justin Bieber, Megan Thee Stallion, Morgan Wallen and The Weeknd for Top rated Music Sales Artist.
BTS is also eyeing its fifth consecutive get in the Top rated Social Artist race. The group was nominated alongside with fellow K-pop functions BLACKPINK, Seventeen as well as Ariana Grande and SB19 in the lover-voted classification.
The septet, meanwhile, acquired its 3rd straight nomination for Top Duo/Team, in which it will be competing with AC/DC, AJR, Dan + Shay and Maroon 5. BTS received the race in the 2019 awards.
This year’s BBMAs — centered on charts compiled amongst March 21, 2020, and April 3 this 12 months — will air by way of NBC at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
Eyes are on no matter whether BTS will set on its 1st stage functionality of the approaching single “Butter” at the once-a-year songs awards. The septet’s next English single is established for release on May perhaps 21.