[MHN Jeeyoung Shin reporter] BTS has been nominated for the 2021 BRIT Awards which is the most prestigious music award in the UK.
The ‘Brit Awards’ has announced on March 31 in local time through its official SNS that BTS is on the ‘International Group’ category for its digital single ‘Dynamite.’
Since 1977, the Brit Awards has been an award ceremony organized by the British Recording Industry Association representing the highest authority in the British music industry.
BTS is the very first South Korean singer to be nominated for the Brit Awards.
Previous nominees and winners for the ‘International Group’ were Bon Jovi, Red Hot Chili Peppers, U2, The Carters, Foo Fighters, Green Day, Tim Impala, and Punk, etc.
The candidate is selected by a panel of more than 1,000 hosts of radio and TV DJs, executives of broadcasting companies, representatives of record producers, and journalists.
Meanwhile, the Brit Awards will be held at the O2 Arena in London on May 11 and will be broadcast live on ITV.