BTS took residence two Daesangs (grand prizes) on the 2018 Melon Music Awards!
BTS additionally racked up at least seven awards over the course of the night, together with Best Artist of the Year and Best Album of the Year—making them the one artist to win two Daesangs on the 2018 Melon Music Awards this 12 months.
In addition to their two grand prize awards, BTS additionally took residence the Global Artist Award, Netizen Popularity Award, the Best Rap/Hip Hop Award, and the Kakao Hot Star Award.
After receiving the Best Album of the Year award, BTS’s RM remarked, “Hello, we’re BTS. Of course, I’d first prefer to thank the ARMY who love us. Just now, I used to be backstage, and my coronary heart was pounding.”
He went on to emphasise the group’s immense gratitude to their followers, commenting, “In an age the place music is consumed like prompt meals, I feel it’s really nice and wonderful that individuals are spending cash to buy albums that, in a means, they don’t really want. In an age the place, to be sincere, albums maintain much less that means than they used to, we sincerely thanks for loving each considered one of our [tracks], together with our intros, outros, and skits—our youngsters, every of which we rigorously created. Thank you a lot.”
Jin added, “The second that made me the happiest, essentially the most nervous, and essentially the most tearful was after we received a Daesang for the primary time on the Melon Music Awards. I consider it as an enormous honor that we’re in a position to share that very same Daesang once more with ARMY like this. I sincerely want for ARMY and everybody else to be pleased sooner or later. Thank you.”
Jimin chimed in, “Everyone, I sincerely thanks. As I obtain this award, the individual that I most wish to thank is our CEO, producer Bang Shi Hyuk, together with the workers of our company. I really wish to thank our managers and our employees. They’ve watched us for the previous seven or eight years, and I’m actually curious to know their ideas on seeing us get this far. I sincerely thanks for serving to us get to the place we are actually.”
He continued, “In mild of the truth that you introduced us thus far, we received’t cease right here, and we are going to attempt to attain new heights. Thank you.”
Later on, after receiving the Best Artist of the Year award, BTS’ Suga exclaimed, “ARMY! Thank you a lot. I first wish to thank the ARMY who’ve given us such an enormous award, and I additionally really thank producer Bang Shi Hyuk and the Big Hit staff who’ve all the time supported us and remained by our facet.”
He went on, “I wish to make certain to thank all of our followers, whether or not they had been with us from our debut or they joined us extra just lately.”
Jungkook commented, “I’m so pleased that we now have turn out to be the Artist of the Year, and I’m really grateful that we had been in a position to obtain such an incredible award.”
After sincerely thanking BTS’s managers and the employees of Big Hit Entertainment, he added with a smile, “We’re too shy to specific these sorts of issues in our day by day lives, however we all the time acquire a lot power from seeing you’re employed arduous by our facet. I hope we proceed to work arduous collectively sooner or later. Thank you a lot. And to our ARMY as nicely—thanks, and I really like you.”
J-Hope remarked, “ARMY! So many issues occurred this 12 months, and as we traveled the world, we actually realized a whole lot of new issues. There are so many various kinds of individuals on Earth, so many [cultural] exchanges and interactions, and so many alternative sorts of affection. It was a 12 months wherein I realized quite a bit, realized quite a bit, and studied quite a bit. I’m so proud and so pleased at this second. I wish to each get pleasure from this acceptance speech along with ARMY and dedicate this acceptance speech to them.”
“Not way back, I thanked our senior artists,” continued J-Hope, “and now I feel that we ourselves have turn out to be senior artists. So I’d prefer to set instance that we might be happy with, and I hope that we turn out to be a supply of power for a lot of artists. Thank you a lot.”
Finally, V concluded, “ARMY! To maintain issues brief, thanks a lot for making BTS what we’re in the present day. It’s all because of ARMY that we’re in a position to carry out on levels like this, obtain these sorts of awards, and stand right here in the present day. I really, sincerely hope that the phrase ‘happiness’ all the time stays by your facet. Thank you.”
Jimin tearfully added, “Thank you for being our motivation for each day. Thank you for being our all the pieces, and we’re so pleased that you simply exist. We’ll repay you once more subsequent 12 months with this similar award.”
Congratulations to BTS! Check out the group’s spectacular efficiency on the 2018 Melon Music Awards under: