SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Asia Artist Awards (AAA) is coming up in three weeks, the battle for 'Most Popular Artist Award' is getting fiercer among fans.
According to the committee of 'AAA 2017', the first round of the poll for the 'Most Popular Artist Award' is underway with the proactive participation of millions fans abroad.
AAA is the first awards ceremony in South Korea that gives awards to both singers and actors. Along with the 'Best Artist Award', they created the 'Most Popular Artist Award' of which the winner is chosen by fans. It gives an opportunity for fans to select the most impressive star.
The top 50 artists were chosen through the pre-vote and the first stage of votes for the top 10 is in progress until October 26th, 24:00 (KST). The second stage will last from October 27th, 12:00(KST) to November 13th 24:00 (KST) in order to choose the final winner.
In the pre-vote, EXO ranked the first recording 35.8% of the votes. However, the final result is unpredictable as BTS accounts for 35.7%, only 0.1% point less than that of EXO. Rounding out theTop 10 are GOT7, NU'EST W, SEVENTEEN, Wanna One, Twice, BLACKPINK, Red Velvet, Monsta X.
Voting is available on the applications of the AAA and Samsung Pay. The final results will be announced on the official website of the AAA
Meanwhile, 'AAA 2017' will be held at Jamsil Indoor Stadium on November 15th, hosted by Star News and run by the AAA committee.
Asia Artist Awards
2017 Asia Artist Awards is the first-ever award which selects artists from both K-Pop, K-Dramas and K-Movies for the year of 2017, based on their excellent performance in South Korea as well as in Asia.