The results for the first day voting of the 2019 Melon Music Awards were revealed and BTS is leading in a number of categories!


1. Artist of the Year – BTS

Other top contenders: EXO, MAMAMOO, Taeyeon, and Chungha

artist of the year

2. Album of the Year – BTS’s “MAP OF THE SOUL : PERSONA”

Other top contenders: EXO, AKMU, Jannabi, BOL4

album of the year

3. Song of the Year – BTS’s “Boy With Luv”

Other top contenders: EXO, Hwasa, WINNER, Taeyeon

song of the year

4. Netizen Popularity Award – BTS

Other top contenders: EXO, MAMAMOO, WINNER, Taeyeon

netizen popularity

5. Best Dance Track (Male) – BTS’s “Boy With Luv”

Other top contenders: EXO, Seventeen, Minhyun, WINNER

best dance track

Other category leaders include the following:

Rookie of the Year – TXT

Rookie of the year

Hot Trend Award – Ha Sungwoon

hot trend

Best Ballad – Taeyeon’s “Four Seasons”

best ballad

Best Rap/Hip Hop Track – Epik High’s “LOVEDRUNK” (Feat. Crush)

best rap

Best Dance Track (Female) – Chungha’s “Gotta Go”

best dance track female

Best R&B/Soul Track – Heize’s “We don’t talk together” (Feat. GIRIBOY) (Prod. Suga)


Best Rock Track – AKMU’s “FREEDOM”


Best Trot Track – Hong Jin Young’s “Love Tonight”


Best Indie Track – MeloMance’s “You&I”


Best OST – Gummy’s “Remember Me”


Best Pop Track – Billie Eilish’s “bad guy”


The 2019 Melon Music Awards will be held on November 30 at the Seoul Gocheok Sky Dome.