Youn Sun Nah's Immersion Nominated for Best Jazz Album by Korean Music Awards

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Thursday January 23, 2020

International Business Times

Korean Music Awards 2020: Complete nominations list, live streaming details and more

“Korean Music Awards, which is one of the most prestigious awards shows in South Korea that is also known as the Korean Grammys, will be back with a new set of nominees, presenters, winners list and star-studded performances soon. The 17th annual award ceremony will be held on February 27 at the Guro Arts Valley Theater in Seoul at 7pm KST.

The awards show is held every year in February to honor the artists behind some of the best songs and albums released in the previous year. Unlike other popular music award shows in South Korea, this awards show mainly focuses on the quality of albums and songs. Every decision related to the nominations list and winners list is based on the recommendations put forward by the judging panel consisting of radio show producers, music critics and other professionals from the field.

This year, two artists and a group have been nominated for all the three Grand Prizes ‘” Album of the Year, Song of the Year and Musician of the Year. They are singers Lim Kim and Baek Yuri as well as the rock band Jannabi. Yhe internationally popular K-Pop boy band BTS has been nominated in two of the Grand Prize categories ‘” Musician of the Year and Song of the Year ‘” once again this year.”

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