Three K-pop artists have been nominated for the upcoming American Music Awards (AMAs)!
On October 26th, the nominees for this year’s awards were revealed, pleasing fans to see that BTS was nominated for the third year in a row. In addition, EXO and NCT 127 were also nominated.
BTS was nominated for Favorite Duo or Group (Pop/Rock), an award they took home last year. This year, they are up against artists like the Jonas Brothers and Maroon 5.
Meanwhile, EXO, NCT 127, and BTS were all nominated for Favorite Social Artist, along with two other musicians.
BTS previously won the Favorite Social Artist award in 2018, becoming the first Korean artists to win an award at the AMAs. They took the award home once more in 2019, along with the previously mentioned Favorite Duo or Group (Pop/Rock), as well as Tour of the Year.
In the meantime, this year’s American Music Awards will be held on November 22nd.
Congratulations to BTS, EXO, and NCT 127 on their nominations!
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