The success for BTS’ continue to pile up as they took home two awards at this years Billboard Music Awards.
They won in 2 categories, the Top Duo/Group and Top Social Artist’s (An award they have won before). Winning the awards was one part of a two part exciting night. Their live performance was spectacular.
RM the band’s leader and best English speaker said,
“Thank you, Army. Still can’t believe we’re here on this stage with so many great artists, oh my god,” as he accepted the top duo/group award.
“We’re still the same boys from six years ago. We still have the same dreams,” he said before adding, “Thank you. I love you all.”
The star-studded show also saw pop heavyweights like Madonna, Mariah Carey and Taylor Swift perform. Drake took home the coveted top artist award.
Wednesday’s achievement was the latest in a series of record-breaking feats the group has achieved including having three US No. 1 albums in a year, matched by only two other artists — The Beatles and The Monkees in the 1960s.
“Unlike the buzz around Psy which fizzled out after climaxing, the fact that they won not just one but two awards shows BTS is getting even more popular than last year or the year before.”