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The American Music Awards has created a Favourite Ok-pop Artist class — the primary class devoted to the Ok-pop style in a serious U.S. music award present.
ABC introduced nominees on Thursday for the 2022 AMAs, which has been dubbed the world’s largest fan-voted awards present.
The nominees are BLACKPINK, BTS, SEVENTEEN, TOMORROW X TOGETHER, and TWICE, chosen primarily based on their efficiency on the Billboard charts. The winner might be introduced on the present on Nov. 20.
BTS, SEVENTEEN, and TOMORROW X TOGETHER are below the identical leisure conglomerate, Hybe Company. Hybe started as Large Hit Leisure, the report label for BTS, and expanded to oversee seven report labels following BTS’s worldwide success.
BTS gained its first AMA award in 2018 for Favourite Social Artist and have become the first Asian artist to win AMA’s high honor, Artist of the 12 months, at in 2021.
BLACKPINK and TWICE additionally belong to 2 of probably the most profitable report labels in South Korea. BLACKPINK’s report label, YG Leisure, created Ok-pop trailblazers BIGBANG and 2NE1; TWICE’s report label, JYP Leisure, created Marvel Women, the primary Korean act to look on Billboard’s Sizzling 100 in 2008.
Different new AMA classes this 12 months embody Favourite Afrobeats Artist, Favourite Rock Tune, and Favourite Rock Album.