btsthe South Korean group of k popwill not be present at the gala of the BBMAs (Billboard Music Awards). The award ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena located in Las Vegas, USA. These facilities were also used as the venue for the 2022 Grammys gala.
BTS’s agenda is always full of commitments and new projects. The Bangtan boys, who are on apparent break, continue to work on their music and upcoming release, the compilation album called “Proof”, which will be released on June 10, 2022.
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BTS at the Billboard Music Awards
BTS has been nominated for 7 awards at the BBMAs. South Korean media indicate that the popular boyband will not travel to US territory as scheduled. In the following paragraphs we tell you all the details we know about the current situation.
Why won’t BTS attend the 2022 Billboard Music Awards?
According to the South Korean media, BTS would be making adjustments and practices for their long-awaited comeback with their new compilation album “Proof.” The Billboard Music Awards 2022 will take place less than a month before the long-awaited return, which could intersect with Bangtan’s schedule. It should be noted, the extent and complexity of Bangtan Sonyeondan’s preparation for each new album and different presentations that include promoting the material.
Among the ARMY fandom it is rumored that the preparations for the comeback and other issues would be preventing Bangtan from attending the renowned award ceremony, however; the reason has not been confirmed by any 100% reliable source.
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In the following paragraph we leave you the categories to which BTS were nominated.
BTS nominations at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards
BTS so far has 9 Billboard awards won in past galas. This year competes with taking 7 prizes; BTS is nominated for the following categories at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards:
- Best Duo or Group
- Best Rock Song with “My Universe” Ft. Coldplay
- Billboard Top Global Artist (excluding US)
- Billboard’s Top Global Song (excluding US) with “Butter”
- Top Selling Artist
- Best-selling song with “Butter” and “Permission to dance”