The 6th Gaon Chart Music Awards was the best ever yet, after an impressive record breaking number of viewers on V LIVE.
On the 22nd, when the actual event was held, a total of 4,222,471 viewers tuned into Naver V LIVE from all around the world. This number was the highest number of V LIVE viewers that the ceremony had ever recorded. Prior to the event, an impressive outcome of 127,362 people had poured into the online ticketing site to see the night first hand.
After the award ceremony, critics and netizens praised the event for its improved objective and fair data system. Many congratulated the event for its evaluation on not just the artists, but the musicians behind the influential songs of 2016 as well. An official from the International Federation of Phonographic Industry (IFPI) also stated, “The Brit Awards was held in Britain on the same day. The Gaon Chart Music Awards were a very interesting award format that matched to the music consumers’ patterns and accumulated monthly and quarterly performance data quickly.”
With such high praises, K-Pop fans from all around the world look forward to the 7th Gaon Chart Music Awards of 2018.
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February 23, 2017
SISTAR’s Gaon Music Awards Trophy Adds to Their 40+ Awards
SISTAR has accumulated over 40 music ceremonies’ awards with the addition of their recent Gaon Music Awards trophy.
7 year veteran idols, SISTAR just won the Artist of the Year award from the 6th Gaon Music Awards ceremony held last night. Out of the 12 fellow awarded artists, SISTAR won the award for June just as the summer queens were expected to do. Leader HyoLyn thanked everyone by saying, “Thank you for all the love over the past 7 years. ” She continued to thank her staff and management team, as well as each members’ family members. Their congratulatory performance was just as spectacular as one can imagine from the powerhouse team.
SISTAR’s latest award was granted for their 4th mini-album, “Insane Love” with the title track, ‘I LIKE THAT’. The album was released back in June of 2016, where the powerful, sexy and charismatic signature appeals of the group was ever popular.
Since their debut back in 2010, the group has accumulated over 40 music award trophies, without including the weekly music show program wins.
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