The twenty first Korean Music Awards has introduced the nominees for the ceremony. The awards function a complete of 55 choice committee members together with fashionable music critics, media music journalists and editors, music broadcast PDs, and music content material planners. The ceremony is about to have 26 classes throughout three fields.
This yr, essentially the most nominated artists are NewJeans, Beenzino, and Silica Gel. They’re nominated in complete classes equivalent to artist, tune, and album.
NewJeans is particularly nominated in 5 classes, together with Greatest Okay-pop Track and Album, whereas Beenzino competes in Greatest Rap & Hip-Hop Track and Album, and Silica Gel goals for Greatest Fashionable Rock Track and Album.
Specific consideration is drawn as to whether NewJeans will clinch awards this yr. Within the twentieth ceremony in 2023, NewJeans surpassed powerful competitors and gained three awards, together with Greatest New Artist, Greatest Okay-pop Track, and Greatest Okay-pop Album.
Moreover, the listing of nominees contains FIFTY FIFTY, H1-KEY, Kiss of Life, amongst others.
Moreover, BTS’s Jungkook has been nominated in 4 classes. Silica Gel and Kirara proceed their streak as nominees for the third consecutive yr. Within the fiercely contested Greatest Folks Track class, Hwang Puha submits each “Hearth” and “Inept,” whereas musician Vardan Ovsepian is nominated twice with albums “Lawless Coronary heart” that includes Jeong Sori and “Liminal Silence” with Sunny Kim and Ben Monder.
As well as, Kang Taehwan is chosen for the twenty first Achievement Award. Often called one of many world’s prime three free jazz saxophonists, he has obtained excessive reward outdoors Korea and continues his long-standing exercise for the reason that Nineteen Seventies, even conducting masterclasses for future musicians.
The twenty first Korean Music Awards ceremony is scheduled to be broadcast reside on February twenty ninth at 8 p.m. KST by the retail media platform PRIZM.