Congratulations to all the winners!
24 Jan 2019 - 10:28 AM  UPDATED 24 Jan 2019 - 10:28 AM

The 8th Gaon Chart Music Awards were held on January 23, 2019, awarding music industry professionals from idols to choreographers and stylists.

These awards don't give out a grand prize, but there were still plenty of big winners. Check out the full list below!

Record Production of the Year: iKON’s “Return”
K-Pop Contribution of the Year: BTS
World Hallyu Star Award: SEVENTEEN
Long-Run Song of the Year: iKON
Discovery of the Year (Ballad): Ben
Discovery of the Year (R&B): Punch
Hot Performance Award: SEVENTEEN
World Rookie Award: MOMOLAND, The Boyz
Popular Singer Award: Jang Deok Cheol
New Artist of the Year (Digital): (G)I-DLE, HAON
New Artist of the Year (Album): Stray Kids, IZ*ONE
Song of the Year (International Pop): Camila Cabello – “Havana”
Style of the Year (Stylist): Jieun (BLACKPINK, iKON)
Style of the Year (Choreography): Son Sung Deuk (BTS “Fake Love”)
Lyricist of the Year: Seo Ji Eum
Composer of the Year: Teddy
Performer of the Year: Jun Jae Hee (Chorus), Kim Mi Jung, Shim Sang Won (Yung String)

Artist of the Year (Digital Music – Monthly)

January: iKON’s “Love Scenario”
February: Roy Kim’s “Only Then”
March: BIGBANG’s “Flower Road”
April: TWICE’s “What Is Love?”
May: Bolbbalgan4’s “Travel”
June: BLACKPINK’s “DDU-DU DDU-DU,” “Forever Young”
July: TWICE’s “Dance the Night Away”
August: Red Velvet’s “Power Up”
September: Im Chang Jung’s “There Has Never Been a Day I Haven’t Loved You”
October: IU’s “BBIBBI”
November: Jennie’s “SOLO”

Artist of the Year (Offline Album – Quarterly)

First quarter: Wanna One
Second quarter: BTS
Third quarter: BTS
Fourth quarter: EXO

Congratulations to all the artists!


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