[MHN Lee Jisuk / translated by Roh Pooleun] BTS won awards for three consecutive years on America's most prestigious pop music awards, 'American Muisc Awards' shortened as AMA.
On Nov 22 8PM PST, BTS attended the '2020 American Music Awards' held in Microsoft Theater, a music and theater venue in downtown Los Angeles, California. They were nominated on Pop/Rock genre, Favorite Duo/Group genre, and Favorite Social Artist, and won awards in all three nominated genres.
BTS won 'Favorite Social Artist' award in 2018, their first award from AMA, and they won the same award for two following years. In last year's, they also won from Pop/Rock genre, Favorite Duo/Group genre, and 'Tour of the Year' part.
BTS made their attendance speech through video recorded in advance. They said "We are honored to be in 'AMA.' We are sad for not being able to be on the spot but we are glad that we can connect with watchers all over the world through digital network. We received this award last year too, and we sincrely thank everybody for the support and love. Even in this hard situation, we want to remain as a group that delivers comfort through music. Through our new song, we would like to offer words of comfort to fans ove the world."
BTS unveiled its first performance of the title track 'Life Goes On' from new album 'BE(Deluxe Edition)' released on the 20th, and 'Dynamite' which topped Billboard's 'Hot 100.'
The M/V for 'Life Goes On' surpassed 100 million views on YouTube on Novembr 22 at 17:58PM KST. BTS already owns the record of having 27 M/Vs that surpassed 100 million, the best record as South Korean artist.
BTS received three awards in AMA2020, winning for three straight years!