Since releasing the album, the boy group has been appearing on various music show programs and putting on the performance of their title track of the same name.
NCT Dream has already broken some records as they became the first SM artist to sell over 1 million album copies in the first week of sales. On May 16 KST, NCT Dream's 1st album 'Hot Sauce' sold over 1,007,000 copies in total, becoming the 5th all-time biggest selling album in the first week, according to Hanteo Chart.
Then on May 19, NCT Dream was able to take their first win for "Hot Sauce" in a music program as they took home the trophy on MBC M's 'Show Champion.' The group went against ITZY, Oh My Girl, ONEUS, and Highlight this week and came out on top.
Four members of NCT Dream came out to thank everyone for the win with an acceptance speech. They expressed how happy they were to take home their first win for 'Hot Sauce' and dedicated the award to the staff members and their fans.