BLACKPINK has been called a monster rookie group since debut. Their debut track “Boombayah” managed to score a perfect all-kill on online music sites. And now, the unbelievably strong rookie group has clinched the Best New Artist Award.
The Melon Music Awards 2016 were held on November 19th. Out of the five candidates running for the Best New Artist Award, BLACKPINK came out on top.
Member Rosé gave the acceptance speech saying, “[we] are extremely thankful to our fans. With the acceptance of this award, we will constantly evolve to show a cool aspect of BLACKPINK to the public.”
The group is currently promoting their new track “Playing with Fire.”