BTS to make an appearance at the “THE FACT MUSIC AWARD” for a second consecutive year.
The organizing committee TMA confirmed that BTS will be making their appearance in the second “TMA” which is to be held at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul on Feb. 29. They added that they will stage their best performance after the release of the new song.
“The group, which has been doing its global schedule since the release of the new song, decided to appear for the second consecutive year despite its busy schedule, given that THE FACT MUSIC AWARDS is not just a music award ceremony but a K-pop festival that fans and stars are making and enjoying together,” said an official of the TMA organizing committee.
BTS’ upcoming TMA appearance is expected to draw attention from fans in that it will hold its first performance in Korea after the release of its fourth full-length album “(MAP OF THE SOUL: 7) next month, which will include “Black Swan” on Feb. 21.
BTS won four gold medals last year, including its first “THE FACT Grand Prize,” “Best Album Award,” “U+Idolive Popularity Award” and “Artist of the Year.” BTS also topped the Billboard 200, the U.S. Billboard’s main album chart, with “MAP OF THE SOUL: PERSONA,” released in April 2019. It is the No. 1 spot for three consecutive albums. The album sold 3,718,230 copies (based on Gaon Charts) for the whole of last year.
BTS also won the “American Music Awards” and “Billboard Music Awards” among the top three U.S. K-pop awards. Although, they didn’t win the 62nd Grammy Awards on Jan. 26, but responded to the fans’ support with their wonderful performance.
‘THE FACT MUSIC AWARDS’ will feature nine boy groups, including Super Junior, Monsta X, NU’EST, Stray Kids, The Boyz, N.Flying, IZ, and Tomorrow X Together and, and finally BTS, as well as six girl groups such as Twice, Red Velvet, Mamamoo, Chungha, (G)I-DLE, ITZY.
Information related to the award ceremony, such as ticket distribution and the time of the event, will be released later on its official website.
Meanwhile, the main vote for the fan and individual award categories of “THE FACT MUSIC AWARDS” where fans and artists communicate in one place will be held on the fan and star application from noon on Feb. 3 to noon on Feb. 24.
In addition, The Fact which hosts the TMA is holding a special event through Feb. 19 that will draw 250 of the participants through the “The Fact Naver Subscription Notification Event” and give them a total of 500 tickets, two TMA tickets per person
LG U+ and KBS will be broadcasting the award to Korean fans while BBANGYA TV will be streaming the award real-time to fans overseas.