Jungkook BTS – On Thursday, October 26, the BBMA’s or Billboard Music Awards announced the nominations for the K-pop categories that caught the attention of KNetz.
The K-pop categories at the Billboard Music Awards consist of four categories: K-Pop Artist, K-Pop Song, K-Pop Album, and K-Pop Touring Artist.
In some of the K-pop nominations, Jungkook BTS received only one nomination for his debut solo song “SEVEN.”
KNetz were puzzled as to why Jungkook BTS did not receive a nomination in the K-pop artist category while Jimin did.
However, some KNetz were satisfied with the nominations.
Here are the nominations for the Billboard Music Awards in the K-pop categories:
- Stray Kids
- “Cupid – Fifty Fifty”
- “Like Crazy – Jimin”
- “Seven – Jungkook ft. Latto”
- “Ditto – NewJeans”
- “OMG – NewJeans”
- “Jimin FACE”
- “NewJeans Get Up”
- “Stray Kids 5-STAR”
- “TXT The Name Chapter: TEMPTATION”
- “TWICE READY TO BE”
K-Pop Touring Artist:
KNetz had various reactions and comments:
“But seriously, why is Jungkook not here?”
“Congratulations to all the nominees.”
“I wonder how Billboard calculates their scores?”
“They even released nominations for collaboration songs, and Jungkook is still not there.”
“JYP idols, let’s go.”
“The fact that K-pop has its own categories means that K-pop is now more than just a sub-minor genre, haha.”
“Jungkook not being nominated as an artist? Quite interesting.”
“So, Jimin sold more than Jungkook as a soloist? Oh, that’s unexpected. Congratulations to Jimin.”
“Why are people making a fuss about Jungkook?”
“This is frustrating,” and other comments.