14 Perfectly Unforgettable #BTS Moments From The 2017 #BBMAs
14 Perfectly Unforgettable BTS Moments From The 2017 Billboard Music Awards
BTS recently made K-pop history with their win at the Billboard Music Awards. Not only did they become the first K-pop group to win an award at Billboard, but they were also the first musician to receive over 300 million votes for the Top Social Artist award! This unprecedented social media attention led them to see an outrageous amount of press coverage, as the international music scene is currently scrambling to find out everything they can about these talented artists. Here are just a few of our favorite moments from BTS’s appearance at the BBMAs on May 21 that took over the internet. 1. When ARMY got hit with this epic slow motion shot of BTS on the magenta carpet. The squad is ALL here! ? @BTS_twt #BBMAs pic.twitter.com/KujnzYMAnN — BillboardMusicAwards (@BBMAs) May 22, 2017 2. When they were named best dressed because of their dashing appearances. When Korean boy band @BTS_twt appeared at the @BBMAs, they instantly sparked a social media frenzy: https://t.co/8gdbqFHXPf — Vogue Magazine (@voguemagazine) May 22, 2017 The best dressed guys at the #BBMAs: BTS in Saint Laurent. https://t.co/PP78H0dndw pic.twitter.com/TLhzRt3T3Y — THE FASHION LAW (@TheFashionLaw) May 22, 2017 3. When Jin and Jungkook went viral as the “third from the left” and the “one in the middle.” seokjin went from the
I went in-depth about why BTS' #BBMAs win marked the next big step to prove how K-pop can thrive globally:
How BTS' BBMA Win Proves K-Pop Can Compete & Thrive on a Global Scale
Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Shawn Mendes were beat out by BTS in the Top Social Artist award at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards with the victory speaking to K-pop's larger global power and appeal.