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Nominees For Golden Disk Award 2013

Golden Disk Award Unconcealed Jam-packed Guest List, Highlighting Epik High, Taeyang, K.Will, EXO and Others
Golden Disk Award Unconcealed Jam-Packed Guest List, Highlighting Epik High, Taeyang, K.will, Exo And Others

Golden Disk Award Unconcealed Jam-packed Guest List, Highlighting Epik High, Taeyang, K.Will, EXO and Others

News via soompi.com

Performers for the first day of the event on January 14 include groups BEAST, 4MINUTE, TASTY, A Pink, GOT7, SISTAR, WINNER, Girl’s Day, AOA, and Epik High as well as solo artists Taeyang and K. Will. Miss A’s Fei will also grace the event, among many others.

On January 15, the line-up will include EXO, CNBLUE, INFINITE, BTS, TaeTiSeo, VIXX, BESTie, Taemin, B1A4, and Red Velvet, among others.

Aside from the list of artists, the GDA committee hasn’t released any other information regarding the performances but viewers can expect a great performance from these artists, as in the previous years. Find out more when the event takes place on January 14-15, 2015!

29th Golden Disk Awards: The Nominees
29Th Golden Disk Awards: The Nominees

29th Golden Disk Awards: The Nominees

News via seoulbeats.com

2NE1 - “Come Back Home”g.o.d – “The Lone Duckling”HIGH4 ft. IU – “Not Spring, Love, or Cherry Blossoms”Girl’s Day – “Something”Gary ft. Jungin – “Your Scent”HyunA – “Red”Kim Dong-ryul – “How I Am”Red Velvet – “Happiness”Park Bo-ram – “You Became Beautiful”Park Hyo-shin – “Wild Flower”Block B – “H.E.R”San E ft. Raina – “A Midsummer Night’s Sweetness”Seo Taiji – “Sogyeokdong”Girls’ Generation – “Mr.Mr.”Soyou ft. Junggigo – “Some”SISTAR – “Touch My Body”CNBlue – “Can’t Stop”IU – “My Old Story”Akdong Musician – “200%”EXO – “Overdose”A Pink – “Mr. Chu”Ailee – “Don’t Touch Me”Epik High – “Happen Ending”WINNER – “Empty”K.Will – “Day 1″Taeyang – “Eyes, Nose, Lips”

The MCs for the event have also been announced. Hosts will include Leeteuk, Tiffany, Fei, as well as entertainers Kim Sung-Joo and Jeon Hyun-moo. 

Furthermore, in the spirit of award shows, there is of course bound to be some controversy. This year things have started up early when soon after the names of nominees were released, fans were quick to realise that both TVXQ and Super Junior have been omitted from the list. Both groups fit the award criteria as they both released full length albums this year with higher than average sales.

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The "29Th Golden Disk Awards" Reveals Final List Of Nominees

The "29th Golden Disk Awards" reveals final list of nominees

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The "29th Golden Disk Awards" has released the final list of nominees for this year"s award ceremony that will take place in Beijing on January 14 and 15.

Dal Shabet proudly shows off their Golden Disk Award
Dal Shabet Proudly Shows Off Their Golden Disk Award

Dal Shabet proudly shows off their Golden Disk Award

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On January 14th, Dal Shabet uploaded a picture onto their official Twitter and wrote, “Together with the Golden Disk Rookie Award! Isn’t it beautiful? See how it looks like Serri’s Penguin lips? But Ah Young… You’re not supposed to eat your hand~ It’s not something you eat~ Very cute and pretty Dal Shabet fighting!

The Dal Shabet members are seen gathered around their Golden Disk Award after getting off stage. Ah Young appears to be chomping her finger in an odd moment of aegyo, while the other members pose prettily for the camera.

Netizens responded with, “No matter what people say, 2011’s best rookie was Dal Shabet!” and “Haha, Ah Young, its real! You don’t have to bite your finger to check.

TVXQ nominees under 5 categories for Japan’s 28th Golden Disk Awards
Tvxq Nominees Under 5 Categories For Japan’S 28Th Golden Disk Awards

TVXQ nominees under 5 categories for Japan’s 28th Golden Disk Awards

News via blog.koreaboo.com

TVXQ are currently the most loved Korean idol group, where they had successfully finished 5 dome tours in Japan last year, with over 850 thousand fans gathering to see them live. Furthermore, they have ranked 1st on the Oricon Weekly Charts for a total of 12 times, and have set new records for being the number 1 foreign artist within Japan.

Many of 2013's hottest stars captured backstage at the '28th Golden Disk Awards'
Many Of 2013's Hottest Stars Captured Backstage At The '28Th Golden Disk Awards'

Many of 2013's hottest stars captured backstage at the '28th Golden Disk Awards'

News via allkpop.com

The first "Golden Disk Awards" began in 1986, and since then, it"s become one of Korea"s most prestigious awards ceremony for music. Dubbed the "Korean Grammy Awards", it"s an annual awards show held by the Music Industry Association of Korea to recognize outstanding achievements in the music industry in South Korea.

Girls" Generation, SHINee, EXO, B2ST, CNBLUE, INFINITE, SISTAR, 4minute, Davichi, A Pink, Roy Kim, Crayon Pop, B1A4, BTS, Kim Ye Rim, Lee Jong Suk, Lee Bo Young, and more attended the awards ceremony to make it a night to remember.

Jay Park poses with his Golden Disk Award + Dance practice video with Prepix Crew
Jay Park Poses With His Golden Disk Award + Dance Practice Video With Prepix Crew

Jay Park poses with his Golden Disk Award + Dance practice video with Prepix Crew

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The dancers received attention for their fashionable street style, but it was Jay who stole the show with his goofy expression. Thanks to his re-tweet, however, Prepix Crew gained more recognition in the K-Pop Twitterverse.

Fans commented, Congratulations on receiving your Golden Disk award, A nice change from your usual serious looks lol, and What an expression!

A dance rehearsal video of Jay Park and Prepix Crews performance for the 26th Golden Disk Awards was also revealed online recently, which you can check out below:

EXO Wins Daesang at the 28th Golden Disk Awards, “We Feel the Weight of This Award”

News via whenwomentalks.com

Last year, EXO received the Best Rookie award at the 27th Golden Disk Awards and this year, they shot straight up to the very top. While receiving the award, EXO commented, “We feel the weight of this award and it just got heavier. As much as the weight of this award, we will become an EXO that never forgets this stage and your love.” They also commented, “We have received this daesang after a year we received our Rookie award. We’re so happy. We will make you all as happy as we have been loved. Please look forward to us.”

EXO also reecived the bonsang for the album category on this night for a total of two awards this year. This totals up to nine trophies for SM artists this year including Girls’ Generation, SHINee, f(x) and Infinite.

Award Winning Moment For Girls' Generation And Roy Kim At The '28th Golden Disk Awards'
Award Winning Moment For Girls' Generation And Roy Kim At The '28Th Golden Disk Awards'

Award Winning Moment For Girls' Generation And Roy Kim At The '28th Golden Disk Awards'

News via kpopstarz.com

Girls" Generation and Roy Kim grab the win for "Popularity Award" at the "28th Golden Disk Awards"!

Girls" Generation"s Tiffany shared, "Thank you for giving us the popularity award. We know how competitive this category is. It"s all because of the fans. It"s your award!" While Roy Kim expresses gratitude saying, "I think it"s an honor just to be here. I want to give this award to all the people who"ve supported me."

The "Golden Disk Awards" is one of the prestigious awarding event held annually to show and recognized outstanding achievements to all artists held by Music Industry Association of Korea.

SM Artists Win Golden Disk Award 6 Years in A Row
Sm Artists Win Golden Disk Award 6 Years In A Row

SM Artists Win Golden Disk Award 6 Years in A Row

News via whenwomentalks.com

With EXO’s new award, SM Entertainment has won the top prize 6 years in a row. The company’s award streak began in 2008 when TVXQ won the Disk Daesang for their album “Mirotic.” Super Junior then won the award in 2009 with their album “Sorry,” and then Girls’ Generation took the award in 2010 with “Oh!” Super Junior then took the awards in 2011 and 2012 with their albums “Mr. Simple” and “Sexy, Free and Single.

SM Entertainment’s representative talked about the reason of their success, saying, “Generally, the music and performance receive a lot of love, but the contents are the most important. So we try to increase the value of our albums.”