2022 Golden Disc Awards: Winners, Winning Criteria, Performances

2022 Golden Disc Awards: Winners, Winning Criteria, Performances

Held on the 8th of January 2022, the 36th annual Golden Disc Awards celebrated some of the top music and artists in the Korean music industry. Winners included IU, BTS, aespa, and many more. Furthermore, fans around the world tuned into the event for the brilliant performances by the best of K-Music (listed below).

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Index:

  1. Introduction
  2. Golden Disc Awards Winners List
  3. Winning Criteria
  4. Event Details
  5. Performances
2022 Golden Disk Awards
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2022 Golden Disc Awards

Golden Disc Award Winners

AwardWinner
(Daesang) Digital Song of the YearIU
(Daesang) Album of the YearBTS
(Bonsang) Digital Song DivisionLee Mujin, STAYC, Oh My Girl, AKMU, Heize, aespa, IU, BTS
(Bonsang) Album DivisionTXT, ENHYPEN, IU, NCT DREAM, Stray Kids, NCT 127, SEVENTEEN, BTS
Artist of the Yearaespa
Best Solo Artist of 2022Lim Young Woong
Best Performance of 2022THE BOYZ, Jeon Somi
Best Group of the YearBrave Girls
Best Rookie Artist of the YearSTAYC, aespa
Cosmopolitan Artist AwardSEVENTEEN, aespa
seezn Golden Disc Popularity AwardBTS
2022 Golden Disk Awards
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Winning Criteria

The winning artists were chosen based on:

  • 60% sales (counted until mid-December 2021)
  • 40% judge panel (music distribution representatives, music program producing directors, music journalists, music critics, and Golden Disc executive committee)
Event Details
  • Name: The 36th Golden Disc Awards
  • Date: 8th January 2022
  • Time: 3 PM KST
  • Where: Seoul Gocheok Sky Dome
2022 Golden Disk Awards
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2022 Golden Disk Awards
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2022 Golden Disc Awards Performances

BTS Performance
IU Stage
STAYC Stage
Brave Girls Stage
THE BOYZ Stage
SOMI Stage
ENHYPEN Stage
TOMORROW X TOGETHER (TXT) Stage
Oh My Girl Stage
TOMORROW X TOGETHER (TXT) Stage
aespa Stage
Stray Kids Stage
SEVENTEEN Stage
Lee Mu-jin Stage
Lee Mu-jin and Heize Collaboration Stage
Lee Young-woong Stage
Heize Stage
Bigmama Stage

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