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BTS wins Top Social Artist + interviews from the Magenta Carpet

By jennywill   Sunday, May 21, 2017   208,077   52,721   559



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It was a historic night as BTS has won Top Social Artist at the BBMAs!

The boys are making history as the first K-pop group ever to attend the show, and they gave out various interviews to the media that were highly interested in what they had to say. Now, it was just announced that BTS is the winner of their Top Social Artist category - no surprise, as they were dominating their votes. The boys won over others such as Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande, and Shawn Mendes.

Psy won at the 'Billboard Music Awards' back in 2014 but BTS became the first K-pop group to win a 'Billboard Music Award'.


SEE ALSO: BTS to perform live in NY Times Square on 'Good Morning America'!

Check out interviews by various outlets below:


  1. (Bangtan Boys) BTS

ourcheers2u Thursday, May 25, 2017

Okay, so I learned something new today. If you post a neutral comment on BTS articles only, you're a troll. And if you aren't a troll and try and defend yourself, then you're actually a "lonely attention seeking troll whether you admit it or not". Because no one knows you better than a stranger on the internet.

7037 ourcheers2u Wednesday, May 31, 2017

It's just ARMYs are defensive since BTS is being attacked left and right so we are being protective, did you read comments under BTS articles? there are so many trolls posting comments everywhere that we have learned how to be brave and comment back to the antis since other fandoms are ganging up on us and we, ARMYs are all by ourselves, we are annoying they say, but did they ever analyze the situation in our perspective? when so any fandoms joined the "BreakWINGS" project I have promised to myself that I cannot always stay quiet because it has been so much, so the best thing to do when you want to comment something neutral to a BTS article, you either keep it to yourself or try to phrase it nicely so it will not sound like a hate or troll comments to fans, please understand why we're being defensive, we just had enough of the hate being directed to our favorite artists

Haneefah Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Stayed up all night only for them ♥ Im so happy they won ^^

Kalosfcp Tuesday, May 23, 2017

congratulation to BTS!

LveKimTae Monday, May 22, 2017

That Army who tweeted to Mike Mahan (the BBMA director) for BTS to be invited deserves to be credited too. If it wasn't for that tweet, this wouldn't hv been possible. Thank u fellow Army! :)

Mehrvigne LveKimTae Monday, May 22, 2017

I can't help but think what would have happened if they won the award but weren't invited to receive it? *shudders* That ARMY should be a decorated general.

LveKimTae Mehrvigne Monday, May 22, 2017

yeah my thoughts exactly. That one tweet really changed their lives forever.

shyloone LveKimTae Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Im sure all artist who are nominated for awards get an invite, but i guess it would of made it more noticable

LveKimTae shyloone Tuesday, May 23, 2017

We don't know if BBMA was already planning to invite before that tweet was sent to the director. I'm guessing not, because they probably underestimated the amount of BTS's fans in U.S.

Huhhello Monday, May 22, 2017

Congrats BTS!

weirdchubbygirl Monday, May 22, 2017

I can't believe this happened, but it did. I can't contain my feels right now. I'm just so happy and so proud. They deserve it and ARMYs worked hard. They did it. We did it. Let's grow kpop and get kpop to be recognized even more than this. I'm sure so many Koreans and kpop idols are very proud of BTS right now. It's no wonder kpop idols look up to BTS, even I would.

mango_91 weirdchubbygirl Monday, May 22, 2017

Lol V and Jungkook looks like twins in that :O gif

ARMYoonaGD Monday, May 22, 2017

Congratulation to My Kings BTS for winning the Top social Artist at 2017 Billboard Music Awards. I am so proud of them

smhitzvictoria Monday, May 22, 2017

im soo proud of them i could cry

stevekpoprock Monday, May 22, 2017

When PSY wins 'Best Video' at MTV Europe Music Awards, We congratulated him!, When BIGBANG wins 'Best Artist from the world' at Italyan MTV Awards and also 'Best Worldwide Act' at MTV EMA, We congratulated them!, When GDRAGON, YOONA and SIWON were the 1st kpop artists named and recognized among the Best&Brightest young celebrities with talents and successful careers in the World at FORBES '30Under30' in World&Asia List, GD for his successful career as singer and artist, while SIWON & YOONA for their successful careers as singers, actor/actress and artists. We congratulated them! When SUPERJUNIOR wins 'Choice International Artist' and 'Choice Fandom' at the TEEN CHOICE Awards and also wins 'Best Artist from the World' at MTV Italy Award, we congratulated them! When SNSD wins 'Video of the Year' at the Youtube MUSIC AWARDS, We congratulated them!, When 2NE1 wins 'Honored Artist' at Youtube MUSIC AWARDS, we congratulted them! When EXO wins 'Best Worldwide Act' At MTV Europe Music Awards, we congratulated them! Now, Today, BTS wins 'Top Social Artist' at BILLBOARD Music Awards2017, We must congratulate them too. All we must continue to congratulate and applaud to all those kpop artists/groups who are recognized worldwide because thanks to their acknowledgments, talents and hardwork are helping and promoting the KPOP worldwide many more. ...And if other kpop group or artist achieve worldwide recognition as them, then We must congratulate them too. and to be so proud of their successes in the world. well The KPOP is ONE FAMILY! All deserve respect. well.

charlie_d stevekpoprock Monday, May 22, 2017

I congratulate you for such a long text lol

musiclover9 stevekpoprock Monday, May 22, 2017

lol i logged in just to like your post! :) very true, all the artists deserve respect because they have earned it.

Variegated stevekpoprock Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Speaking of global Kpop achievements, we should also mention that GOT7 won "Best Worldwide Act" at the 2016 MTV Europe Music Awards.

kalimilano Monday, May 22, 2017

BTS you're Amazing .. Saranghaeyo *____*

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