Winners at Hanteo Music Awards day 1 

The first day of the 30th anniversary Hanteo Music Awards 2022 was held at Jamsil Arena in Seoul on Feb. 10.

It is based on the Hanteo Chart, which started its service in 1993, and those eligible were artists who released albums and digital music from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2022.

(Clockwise from top left) Kang Daniel, STAYC, Stray Kids, Aespa, NCT 127, BLACKPINK and Kim Ho-joong with TAN (Twitter)

On the first day, the winners of the “bonsang” (main prize) were announced. It was based on Hanteo Global score (40 percent), global voting score (30 percent) and judging score (30 percent).

The winners are BLACKPINK, NCT 127, Stray Kids, STAYC, Kang Daniel, Aespa and Kim Ho-joong.

The second day of the awards will be held today, Feb. 11.

Here are the winners at 30th anniversary Hanteo Music Awards 2022 day 1:

Bonsang (Main Prize or Artist of the Year) - STAYC, Kang Daniel, Aespa, BLACKPINK, Kim Ho-joong, NCT 127, Stray Kids

Special Award: Trot - Kim Ho-joong

Special Award: Ballad - Younha, Lee Seok-hoon

Trend Award: Top Trending Artist - Yuju

Trend Award: Generation Icon - Red Velvet

Trend Award: Focus Star - Verivery

New Hallyu Star Award - TAN

Blooming Star Award - TRI.BE, BLANK2Y, Blitzers, Just B

Post Generation Award - Jeong Dong-won, Everglow

Blooming Band Performer Award - Lucy

Emerging Artist Award - Billlie, WEi