In 2020, BTS could become the first K-Pop group to win a Grammy award, if their entries become nominations!
The first round of voting for the Grammys began on September 25 and will continue until October 10. Only songs and albums released from October 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019 are eligible to be nominated.
On September 26, Billboard revealed that BTS’s “Boy With Luv” (featuring Halsey) is entered to be nominated for “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance”. Ariana Grande, Bad Bunny, Jonas Brothers, Lil Nas X, Marshmello, Post Malone, and more are also entered in this category.
BTS is entered for a total of 6 categories. In addition to “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance”, “Boy With Luv” is entered for “Song/Record of the Year” and “Best Music Video”. BTS’s 2019 album Map of the Soul: Persona is entered for both “Album of the Year” and “Best Pop Vocal Album”.
The soundtrack for BTS’s BTS WORLD game is entered to be nominated for “Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media”.
Nominees for the 62nd Annual Grammy Awards will be announced on November 20, so mark your calendars!