The 36th Golden Disc Awards was held on January 8 at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul. Previously, the Golden Disc Awards splits the ceremony over two days, with the categories of Album and Digital Song being separated. This year, however, to meet social distancing requirements, the entire ceremony was held in one day. The performances were pre-recorded and there was no in-person audience.
This years ceremony was hosted by Lee Seung Gi, Lee Da Hee, and Sung Si Kyung. The show was graced by performances by talented artists such as aespa, BTS, ENHYPHEN, SEVENTEEN, THE BOYZ, Brave Girls, STAYC, Stray Kids, Jeon Somi, IU, Oh My Girl, TXT, Heize, Lee Mujin, and Lim Young Woong.
BTS won Album of the Year (Disc Daesang) for the fifth year in a row for ‘BE’, along with two Bonsangs and one Popularity award. Whereas, IU won Digital Song of the Year (Digital Daesang) for the second year in a row for ‘Celebrity’.
Here are the details of other award winners:
Digital Song Division Bonsang: Lee Mujin, STAYC, OH MY GIRL, AKMU, Heize, aespa, IU, BTS
Album Division Bonsang: TXT, ENHYPEN, IU, NCT DREAM, STRAY KIDS, NCT 127, SEVENTEEN, BTS
Artist of the Year: aespa
Seezn Golden Disc Popularity Award: BTS
Cosmopolitan Artist Award: SEVENTEEN, aespa
Best Solo Artist: Lim Young Woong
Best Performance: THE BOYZ, Jeon Somi
Best Group: BRAVE GIRLS
Best Rookie Artist: STAYC, aespa
Congratulations to all the winners at the 36th Golden Disc Awards!
Written by Rajini
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