The 34th Office of the Golden Disc Awards unveiled nominees for each category. The 34th Golden Disk Awards homepage http://www.goldendisc.co.kr has just announced the nominees of 34th Golden Disc Awards at 11 a.m this morning. The criteria for screening and selection of nominees is written on the web site.
BTS, Seventeen, Jannabi, Cheong-ha, TWICE, Paul Kim and etc(30 teams in total), were nominated for the main award. The nominees for Rookie of the Year award include 11 teams including Kang Daniel, Kim Jae-hwan, TXT, ITZY, and X1.
An official vote for the Popularity Award, which will be selected 100% based on the results of online voting. The vote will be operated on the global video application “TikTok” from 12/06 11 Am to 12/27 11:59 PM (except China). You can vote after searching for the Golden Disk or Golden Disc on the “TikTok” app.
This time, 50 K-pop experts, including the executive committee of the Golden Disc Awards and reporters in charge of music programs for broadcasters, will be screened. The number of judges who participated in expert screening increased by 20 compared to last year. They will conduct a normal evaluation of candidates calculated by quantitative assessment such as sales volume and capacity in consideration of their musical performance and socio-cultural influence. Candidates by category will be available on the official website of the Golden Disc Awards on Thursday.
The Golden Disc Awards have been running for 34 years since its first episode in 1986. It has established itself as a stage that singers want the most, and the stage where they want to stand the most, thanks to the fairness of the award and the idea-filled stage production and planning. From the 32nd episode, it ruled out online voting scores in all categories except for popular awards, further enhancing fairness. Starting with the 21st episode, the target was divided into music and music categories, reflecting the trend of consuming music from albums to music. Starting with the 26th episode, the award ceremony was held for two days to increase the scale. The broadcast will be aired live from JTBC, JTBC2, and JTBC4.