BTS Nominated For 3 VMAs, EXO, MONSTA X, TXT And More Receive A Nomination

Published Categorized as Kpop

The 2020 VMAs has released the nomination list and BTS leads as the Kpop act with the most nominations for the award show.

BTS was nominated for a total of three categories, Best Pop, Best K-Pop and Best Choreography. BTS has become the first Asian artist to be nominated for ‘Best Pop.’

BTS “ON” will be going up against Halsey – “You Should Be sad,” Jonas Brothers – “What a Man Gotta Do,” Justin Bieber ft. Quavo – “Intentions,” Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande – “Rain On Me,” and Taylor Swift – “Lover” for the Best Pop category.

BTS’ “ON” will go up against CNCO & Natti Natasha,  “Honey Boo” DaBaby,  “Bop” Dua Lipa – “Physical,” Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande – “Rain On Me,” and Normani – “Motivation” for the Best Choreography. This category cannot be voted for.

Meanwhile, here are the Kpop acts nominated for Best K-Pop:

(G)I-DLE – “Oh My God”
BTS – “On”
EXO – “Obsession”
Tomorrow X Together – “9 and Three Quarters (Run Away)”
Red Velvet – “Psycho”

Notably, fans have noticed that BLACKPINK was excluded from the nominations despite breaking various records with their 2019 comeback.

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By Kevin Miller

My name is Kevin Miller and I am responsible for writing Kpop content on I have been a fan of Kpop since 2014 and I am a multi-stan

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