BTS has officially won the “Group of the Year” category at the 2021 MTV Video Music Awards!
Previously known as “Best Group Video” until 2006 and then known as “Best Group,” the “Group of the Year” category has been awarded to BTS for the third year in a row. They are the only group to have achieved this feat! They were nominated alongside BLACKPINK, CNCO, Foo Fighters, Jonas Brothers, Maroon 5, Silk Sonic, and Twenty One Pilots.
BTS accepted their award through a short and sweet video message.
Hi, we are BTS! Thank you VMAs for the “Group of the Year” award. And ARMYs, this is all possible thanks to you guys. Though we can’t meet in person, we feel your love every minute, every second. We love you and we miss you. Thank you so much!
The official Twitter account for the awards show chimed in to congratulate BTS on their third win.
— Video Music Awards (@vmas) September 12, 2021
BTS is nominated for 7 other categories this year, including “Best K-Pop” and “Song of the Year,” for their achievements as a group and the success of their songs “Butter” and “Dynamite.” Check back for more updates!