The first night of the 30th Golden Disk Awards was held at Kyung Hee University in Seoul, South Korea with BIGBANG taking out the Digital Single of the Year Award.
As with previous years, the first night of Golden Disk Awards was devoted to Digital releases only with the second night devoted to physical releases. Below are all the winners from Day 1:
Digital Single of the Year: BIGBANG
iQIYI Best Male & Female Artist Award: Taeyeon, BIGBANG
Digital Single Bonsang (Digital Single Division): Red Velvet, EXID, AOA, J.Y. Park, SISTAR, Zion.T, Girls’ Generation, BIGBANG, Kyuhyun, Taeyeon
New Artist Award (Rookies of the Year): iKON, GFRIEND
Next Generation Award: MONSTA X
Best Hip Hop and R&B Award: San E
Best Rock Band Award: Hyukoh
Stay tuned for Hello Asia’s Live Blog of Day 2 of Golden Disk Awards from Seoul!