K-Pop Group BTS Wins Billboard Music Award

BTS made history by being the first K-Pop group to win an American Billboard Music Award. BTS won the award in the category of Top Social Artist beating other nominees such as Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, Shawn Mendes, & Selena Gomez.

Here’s what they told Billboard about their award:

It looks like K-Pop is growing in recognition around the world. Let us not forget Big Bang’s Best Worldwide Act award at MTV’s EMA’s, or Girls Generation’s Video of the Year from the Youtube Music Awards.