August 13’s Soribada Finest Ok-Music Awards introduced quite a lot of achievements for SM Leisure lady group Pink Velvet. Two of the members, Irene and Seulgi,had been there to just accept the group’s Bonsang and Music Of The 12 months Daesang awards, incomes them a really distinctive achievement—one solely BTS has been capable of attain up to now.
On September 18, 2017, BTS launched their Love Your self: Her mini-album together with its title monitor, “DNA”. This additionally marked the start of their Love Your self trilogy, which might be later adopted by full album Love Your self: Tear (together with “Pretend Love”) and repackage Love Your self: Reply (that includes “IDOL”).
The Love Your self trilogy is BTS’s method of telling a narrative about self-love and acceptance. What begins as a playlist of colourful love songs with Her continues with Tear, a darker album that talks about heartbreak and ache, efficiently wrapping up with Reply. The final a part of the trilogy encourages everybody to seek out love in themselves for themselves, which appears to be BTS’s Reply to the dilemma of affection and heartbreak.
The trilogy was well-received on the years’ Korean award exhibits, the place BTS received daesangs for every of the title tracks. “DNA”, “Pretend Love”, and “IDOL” all acquired an array of essential awards, making BTS the primary artist (and solely, on the time) with a daesang for each title monitor of their trilogy.
Now, Pink Velvet has joined them. On June 19, 2019, the group launched comeback title monitor “Zimzalabim”, a part of their The ReVe Pageant: Day 1 mini-album.
The critically acclaimed trilogy follows Reve, Pink Velvet’s signature robotic good friend, and her adventures within the so-called “ReVe Pageant”. In “Zimzalabim”, Pink Velvet encourage listeners to comply with their desires and get away of the “restrictive world” they’re in. The music video ends with Reve and the members flying into area, whereas the second day finds the robotic and Pink Velvet studying methods to swim with catchy summer season tune “Umpah Umpah”, the title monitor of The ReVe Pageant: Day 2.
The amusing pageant was then emotionally finalized with none apart from The ReVe Pageant: Finale and its title monitor “Psycho”. This launch introduced unbelievable business success to the group, racking up All-Kills on the day of launch, which continued for a number of days.
The trilogy was extremely awarded by Korean award exhibits too, with “Zimzalabim” profitable Finest Stage Of The 12 months daesang on the 2019 Soribada Finest Ok-Music Awards and “Umpah Umpah” profitable Tune Of The 12 months daesang on the 2019 Asia Artist Awards.
With “Psycho” profitable the Music Of The 12 months essential prize at this 12 months’s Soribada Finest Ok-Music Awards final night time, Pink Velvet acquired the ultimate push they wanted to affix BTS’s achievement. As such, they’re now the primary lady group to obtain a daesang for each launch in an album trilogy.
Given that every one the title tracks had been launched in the identical 12 months inside six months, Pink Velvet additionally turned the one Korean act to win a essential prize for 3 consecutive title tracks launched in the identical calendar 12 months and such a short while interval.
In fact, this isn’t the one achievement BTS and Pink Velvet share. In 2018, for instance, they had been each awarded by the Korean Ministry of Tradition on the 2018 Korean Well-liked Tradition & Arts Awards, the place Pink Velvet acquired the Tradition Minister’s Award and The Cultural Advantage Award was given to BTS.
Unsurprisingly, each teams have additionally been praised a number of occasions by the President of South Korea for his or her cultural impression and contribution in modern popular culture and the humanities, serving to unfold the Korean Wave all over the world.