Music

BTS Wins Big at 2020 MTV European Music Awards for Second Consecutive Year

BTS’s first English-language track, “Dynamite,” won the best song prize over DaBaby’s “Rockstar (ft Roddy Ricch)

BTS’s first English-language track BTS’s first English-language track - OyeYeah
Views

BTS for the second consecutive year was the big winner at the 2020 MTV European Music Awards (EMAs).

Like other award shows this year, owing to the coronavirus pandemic the event was aired virtually on Sunday, November 8. This year’s EMAs featured filmed performances from various locations around Europe, 

The K-pop band won four awards in total, including the best virtual live and biggest fans.

BTS’s first English-language track, “Dynamite,” won the best song prize over DaBaby’s “Rockstar (ft Roddy Ricch).



The other winners for this year’s awards included Cardi B, Lady Gaga, Coldplay, Karol G, Hayley Williams, and YUNGBLUD.

Check out the complete list of winners below:

Best Video
DJ Khaled, “POPSTAR” ft Drake starring Justin Bieber – WINNER
Billie Eilish, “everything I wanted”
Cardi B, “WAP” ft Megan Thee Stallion
Karol G, “Tusa” ft Nicki Minaj
Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, “Rain On Me”
Taylor Swift, “The Man”
The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

Best Artist
Lady Gaga – WINNER
Dua Lipa
Harry Styles
Justin Bieber
Miley Cyrus
The Weeknd

Best Song
BTS, “Dynamite” – WINNER
DaBaby, “Rockstar” ft Roddy Ricch
Dua Lipa, “Don’t Start Now”
Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, “Rain On Me”
Roddy Ricch, “The Box”
The Weeknd, “Blinding Lights”

Best Collaboration
Karol G, “Tusa” ft Nicki Minaj – WINNER
BLACKPINK, Selena Gomez, “Ice Cream”
Cardi B, “WAP” ft Megan Thee Stallion
DaBaby, “Rockstar” ft. Roddy Ricch
Justin Bieber, “Intentions” ft Quavo
Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande, “Rain On Me”
Sam Smith, Demi Lovato, “I’m Ready”

Best Pop
Little Mix – WINNER
BTS
Dua Lipa
Harry Styles
Justin Bieber
Katy Perry
Lady Gaga

Best Group
BTS – WINNER
5 Seconds of Summer
BLACKPINK
Chloe x Halle
CNCO
Little Mix

Best New
Doja Cat – WINNER
BENEE
DaBaby
Jack Harlow
Roddy Ricch
YUNGBLUD

Biggest Fans
BTS – WINNER
Ariana Grande
BLACKPINK
Justin Bieber
Lady Gaga
Taylor Swift

Best Latin
Karol G – WINNER
Anuel AA
Bad Bunny
J Balvin
Maluma
Ozuna

Best Rock
Coldplay – WINNER
Green Day
Liam Gallagher
Pearl Jam
Tame Impala
The Killers

Best Hip-Hop
Cardi B – WINNER
DaBaby
Drake
Eminem
Megan Thee Stallion
Roddy Ricch
Travis Scott

Best Electronic
David Guetta – WINNER
Calvin Harris
Kygo
Marshmello
Martin Garrix
The Chainsmokers

Best Alternative
Hayley Williams – WINNER
blackbear
FKA twigs
Machine Gun Kelly
The 1975
Twenty One Pilots

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.