BTS and Bang Si Hyuk have officially been invited to join the 2019 class of The Recording Academy, which present the annual Grammy Awards.
The Recording Academy sent out a total of 1,340 invitations to music creators and industry professionals around the world to join the 2019 class, and among those invitations were Big Hit Entertainment’s gems.
BTS was invited to join The Recording Academy as “voting members”, which means they are now eligible to vote in future Grammy Awards.
Bang Si Hyuk was invited to join The Recording Academy as a “professional member”, which is meant for music executives, managers, and other support staff. Like BTS, he is also eligible to vote in future Grammy Awards.
The Grammy Award winners are decided by the votes of solely the members of The Recording Academy, and now BTS and Bang Si Hyuk will have their say in the winners of the future Grammy’s.
Congratulations BTS and Bang Si Hyuk!