The '30th High1 Seoul Music Awards' was held at the KSPO Dome, and this year's hosts were Super Junior's Heechul, Shin Dong Yup, and Girls' Generation's Sooyoung.
The 'Seoul Music Awards' show first began in 1990 and is held annually by Sports Seoul to recognize outstanding achievements in the Korean music industry. The winners are selected from the past year of releases by calculating 20% mobile votes, 10% Sports Seoul's popularity poll, 40% digital downloads and album sales, and 30% judge scores. (Popularity awards are decided 100% by a popularity poll.)
Check out the winners below!
Daesang (Grand Prize) | BTS
Album of the Year | BTS
Song of the Year | BTS
Bonsang (Main Prize) | IZ*ONE | BTS | ATEEZ | TXT | TWICE | Seventeen| Stray Kids | Kang Daniel | MONSTA X | NCT 127 | NU'EST | Oh My Girl
Rookie of the Year | TREASURE | aespa | ENHYPEN
Ballad | B1A4's Sandeul
OST | Jo Jung Suk
Hip-Hop/R&B | Jessi
Trot | Lim Young Woong
Band | LEENALCHI
Best Performance | (G)I-DLE | The Boyz
Discover of the Year | ITZY
Popularity Award (Korea) | Lim Young Woong
K-Wave Award (Outside Korea) | BTS
WhosFandom Award | BTS/ARMY
Fan PD Artist Award | Kang Daniel
Congratulations to all the winners!