YG Entertainment announced on the 6th that girl group BLACKPINK was named “Entertainer of the Year” by TIME. It is the first time ever that a girl group has been selected in this category.
Time said, “Blackpink is a trend-setting icon of the present era and the biggest female band in the world that no one can deny.” It broke several records,” he said, revealing the background of the selection.
Time also introduced the fact that they performed at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) in the US in August of this year, and that they are in the midst of a super-large world tour. He also said that he boasts the highest number of YouTube subscribers among singers in the world.
BLACKPINK said, “We are happiest when we are doing music.” BLACKPINK was included in Time’s ‘Next 100’ in 2019 and was nominated for ‘Person of the Year in 2020. Next year, they will meet fans all over the world with a tour in Asia and Oceania.