Each year, the Korea First Brand Awards determines the best brands that have represented Korea during the year. While this is about top business brands in the country, the awards also include culture and entertainment categories! From November 9-20, over 240,000 consumers voted online to determine which celebrities, shows, and other nominees would end up on top for these categories. Here is the official list of all the winners!

Musicians:

Male Idol: BTS

1

Female Idol: BLACKPINK

2

Male Solo Artist: Kang Daniel

3

Female Solo Artist: Hwasa (MAMAMOO)

4

Male Vocalist: Paul Kim

5

Female Vocalist: Suhyun (Akdong Musician)

6

Male Idol (Hot Trend): Stray Kids

7

Female Idol (Hot Trend): (G)I-DLE

8

Idol Unit: Cosmic Girls CHOCOME

9

Rookie Male Idol: TREASURE

10

Rookie Female Idol: Weeekly

11

Trot Singer: Lim Young Woong

12

Band: Leenalchi

Hip Hop/R&B Artist: Jessi

13

Variety:

Male Variety Star: Yoo Jae Suk

14

Female Variety Star: Jang Do Yeon

15

Home Variety Program: MBC’s Help Me! Homes

Web Variety: Nego King

Cooking Variety Program: SBS’s Delicious Rendezvous

Male Idol Variety Star: Eunkwang (BTOB)

18

Female Idol Variety Star: Hwasa (MAMAMOO)

19

Observation Variety Program: On & Off

Acting:

Actor: Lee Dong Wook

20

Actress: Suzy

21

Rookie Actor: Lee Do Hyun

22

Rookie Actress: Kim Da Mi

23

Rising Star Actor: Ahn Bo Hyun

24

Rising Star Actress: Han So Hee

25

Male Idol-Actor: Park Jihoon

26

Female Idol-Actor: Bona (Cosmic Girls)

27

Other:

Beauty Icon: Dara

28

Best Couple: Lee Eun Hyung & Kang Jae Joon

Hot Icon: Jessi

29

Radio DJ: Kim Ea Na

30

Entertainer: Moon Se Yoon

31
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Trot Entertainer: Kim Soo Chan

32

Sport Entertainer: Pak Se Ri

33

Specialist Entertainer: Baek Jong Won

Multi-Entertainer: Jeon So Min

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