BLACKPINK Wins Two Awards As BTS Takes Group Of The Year Award For 4th Consecutive Year At VMAs

K-pop girl group BLACKPINK has received two awards at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), one of the biggest music awards. pop in the United States, becoming the first K-pop girl group to reach the milestone.

The quartet received awards for Best K-pop and Best Performance in the Metaverse at this year’s VMAs, held on Sunday (local time) at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

In 2020, BLACKPINK won the award for best song of the summer with their hit “How You Like That”.

The girl band won the award for best performance in the metaverse for “The Virtual”, their concert held on the virtual platform, while Lisa, a member of the group, was awarded best K-pop for her debut solo single, “Lalisa”. “, released in September last year, becoming the first K-pop solo artist to win an award at the VMAs.

Earlier in the day, BLACKPINK held the first K-pop girl group performance at the American Music Awards.

The members – Jisoo, Jennie, Rose and Lisa – enthusiastically performed their new single “Pink Venom” at the VMAs, dressed in black and pink outfits, the group’s signature colors.

Elsewhere, K-pop superstar BTS was named the best group of the year, beating out other big names like Foo Fighters, Imagine Dragons and Maneskin.

This is the fourth year in a row that BTS has won the award since 2019. However, the group did not attend this year’s ceremony.

Seventeen, another South Korean boy group, won the award for best performance of the year on the program Push, during the event.

The song LALISA itself is Lisa’s first solo debut single. The MV for the song has also been watched more than 500 million times since its release in September 2021.

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