The 'Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards' is held by South Korea's national music record chart, Gaon Chart. The organization's awards recognize songs, albums, and artists as well as stylists, choreographers, producers, composers, and other professionals in the music industry. Award winners are determined according to the previous year's Gaon year-end chart of sales.
Check out the award winners below, and check out the performances videos if you missed them! (Acceptance videos will be updated.)
▲Song/Artist of the Year
January - Girl's Day "Something"
February - Soyu x JungGiGo "Some"
March - 2NE1 "Come Back Home"
April - Akdong Musician "200%"
May - g.o.d "The Lone Duckling"
June - Taeyang "Eyes, Nose, Lips"
July - San E & Raina "A Midsummer Night's Sweetness"
August - Park Bo Ram "Beautiful"
September - SISTAR "I Swear"
October - Kim Dong Ryul "How I Am"
November - MC Mong "Miss Me or Diss Me"
December - A Pink "LUV"
▲Album of the Year
1st quarter - TVXQ 'TENSE'
2nd quarter - EXO 'Overdose'
3rd quarter - Super Junior 'Mamacita'
4th quarter - Super Junior 'This is Love'
▲New Artist of the Year (Rookie Award)
Male Group - WINNER
Female Group - MAMAMOO
▲World Rookie Award
BTS | WINNER
▲Hot Trend Award
EXID | Block B
▲Long-run Song of the Year
Soyu & JungGiGo - "Some"
▲K-pop World Hallyu Star Award
▲Fan Vote Popularity Award
▲Hot Performance Award
▲Gaon Chart Weibo Kpop Star Award
▲Popular Singer Award
Lim Chang Jung
▲Composer/Lyricist of the Year
Kim Do Hoon / Min Yeon Jae
▲Producer of the Year
Kim Shi Dae
Choreography Team DQ