BTS was officially nominated for the 2021 Grammy Awards!
On November 24, local time, the Recording Academy announced this year’s nominations for its annual Grammy Awards, and BTS got its first nod.
The hit of the group “Dynamite” earned them a nomination in the category “Best Pop Duo / Group Performance”, which recognizes success in “new vocal or instrumental duo / group or collaborative pop recordings”.
BTS’s “Dynamite” is currently nominated alongside J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and Tainy’s “Un Dia (One Day)”, Justin Bieber’s “Intentions” (with Quavo), Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s “Rain on Me” and Taylor Swifts “Exile” (with Bon Iver).
Congratulations 63 .. #GRAMMYs Nominees for the best pop duo / group performance: @J BALVIN, @ Dualipa, Bad Bunny (@ Sanbenito), @ Tainy, @Justin Bieber, @ QuavoStuntin, @BTS_twt, @Lady Gaga, @Ariana Grande, @ taylorswift13, @Bon Iver:: https://t.co/vmaSA9BCsf pic.twitter.com/6t5wXH6N8L
– Recording Academy / GRAMMYs (@RecordingAcad) November 24, 2020
The 2018 BTS album “Love Yourself: Tear” was previously nominated for a Grammy Award 2019 in the “Best Recording Package” category, which is given to the art director of an album. However, this new nomination marks the first time that BTS members have themselves been nominated for a Grammy Award.
The 2021 Grammy Awards will take place on January 31st at 8 p.m. ET.
Congratulations to BTS!
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