Here Are All The Winners Of The 2021 Korea First Brand Awards

Some idols won multiple awards!

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 for their 19th anniversary!


Male Idol: BTS

Female Idol: BLACKPINK

Male Solo Artist: Kang Daniel

Female Solo Artist: Hwasa (MAMAMOO)

Male Vocalist: Paul Kim

Female Vocalist: Suhyun (Akdong Musician)

Male Idol (Hot Trend): Stray Kids

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

Idol Unit: Cosmic Girls CHOCOME

Rookie Male Idol: TREASURE

Rookie Female Idol: Weeekly

Trot Singer: Lim Young Woong

Band: Leenalchi

Hip Hop/R&B Artist: Jessi


Male Variety Star: Yoo Jae Suk

Female Variety Star: Jang Do Yeon

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)

Female Idol Variety Star: Hwasa (MAMAMOO)

Observation Variety Program: On & Off


Actor: Lee Dong Wook

Actress: Suzy

Rookie Actor: Lee Do Hyun

Rookie Actress: Kim Da Mi

Rising Star Actor: Ahn Bo Hyun

Rising Star Actress: Han So Hee

Male Idol-Actor: Park Jihoon

Female Idol-Actor: Bona (Cosmic Girls)


Beauty Icon: Dara

Best Couple: Lee Eun Hyung & Kang Jae Joon

Hot Icon: Jessi

Radio DJ: Kim Ea Na

Entertainer: Moon Se Yoon


Trot Entertainer: Kim Soo Chan

Sport Entertainer: Pak Se Ri

Specialist Entertainer: Baek Jong Won

Multi-Entertainer: Jeon So Min