NCT Dream have bagged two out of three Daesangs (grand prizes) on the latest 2022 Genie Music Awards for Artist and Album of the 12 months.
The award ceremony was held yesterday (November 8) on the Namdong Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea with a dwell viewers, marking the primary time in three years that the ceremony was held in-person. Nevertheless, the purple carpet and dwell broadcast of the ceremony have been cancelled in gentle of the latest Itaewon crowd crush tragedy. The primary awarding section was as an alternative recorded to be televised at a later, undisclosed date.
This 12 months’s iteration of the Genie Music Awards noticed NCT Dream take house two out of three complete Daesangs – essentially the most coveted awards at year-end reveals – on the ceremony. The seven-piece NCT sub-unit have been awarded the High Artist and High Album prizes, the latter was for their second studio album ‘Glitch Mode’, launched in March. Winners of the Genie Music Awards’ Daesangs are decided by Genie Music streaming service digital scores and judges’ evaluations, which account for 60 and 40 per cent respectively.
The remaining Daesang for High Music went to solo artist Lim Younger-woong for his hit observe ‘Our Blues, Our Life’. Lim additionally gained the awards for Male Solo Artist and Genie Music Reputation on the ceremony.
In the meantime, IVE and BTS each gained two awards every, making them the one teams to have gained multiple prize. IVE bagged awards for Feminine New Artist and Finest Type, whereas BTS walked away with the trophies for Finest Male Group and International Reputation. Different wins of the evening went to acts reminiscent of (G)I-DLE, TEMPEST, Ladies’ Era‘s Taeyeon, Pink Velvet and extra. View the complete checklist of 2022 Genie Music Awards winners by way of Soompi.
In different information, NCT Dream lately introduced the discharge of their upcoming debut function movie NCT Dream The Film: In a Dream, which is described as a documentation of the boyband’s two-day live performance on the Seoul Olympic Stadium earlier this 12 months. The movie might be making a worldwide premiere on November 30 and December 3. Watch the trailer right here.