After chief RM unintentionally revealed spoilers throughout their stay broadcast, it was formally introduced that BTS was nominated for a GRAMMY award within the “Best Pop Duo/Group Performance” for “Butter.”
Despite the thrill from followers, many had been additionally upset that it was just one nomination, particularly after the group’s success in the course of the 12 months, together with making historical past on the American Music Awards.
Yet, it looks as if ARMYs aren’t the one ones who had been confused by the nominations. American journalist Kevin Frazier not too long ago gained consideration from followers after an interview he did with CBSN News.
The journalist shared his views on BTS and their nominations within the video, notably his shock at them solely being nominated in a single class.
Maybe the voting hadn’t gone world but as a result of they (BTS) weren’t within the massive 4 classes.
— Kevin Frazier
However, it wasn’t simply the recognition of BTS and their lack of nominations that led to this conclusion and shock. Frazier then appeared on the group’s accomplishments through the years.
You thought a band like BTS, who continues to promote out stadiums and a few of their different songs of their work, ought to’ve acquired nominated for the large 4 classes, however they didn’t.
— Kevin Frazier
For Frazier, that is what stood out essentially the most to him concerning the nominations. He additionally defined that BTS’s acclaim and fame are world and will’ve led to extra recognition by means of the GRAMMY nominations.
He wasn’t alone within the shock. To be nominated for the GRAMMYs, artists must submit themselves within the classes. In October, an inventory was launched, exhibiting that BTS had submitted to be nominated in a number of classes, so being picked for just one was a shock to followers.
BTS’ 2022 Grammy Submissions
Album of the Year
Best Pop Vocal Album
Record of the Year
Song of the Year
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
“Permission to Damce”
Best Music Video
— ً (@glosstannies) October 27, 2021
However, it isn’t the primary time that the GRAMMYs remedy of BTS has been criticized. ARMYs observed that whereas the opposite movie star presenters got descriptions, BTS didn’t have one beneath their title.
HOLD ON YOU GOTTA BE FUCKING KIDDING ME???????? pic.twitter.com/oeQr8WGVR8
— 제이💛 (@dionysusvrrs) November 23, 2021
ARMYs additionally raised considerations when BTS appeared to announce one other class of nominations for “Best Alternative Music Album.” While the opposite artists got a number of classes to announce, the BTS members needed to take turns to say the 5 nominees for this one class.
These had been a number of of many allegations of “double standards” proven to the group in the course of the GRAMMYs nomination occasion. Although it’s nonetheless an excellent honor to be nominated, followers consider that the group deserved extra contemplating their achievements and success over the previous 12 months.
You can learn extra about ARMYs’ considerations with the GRAMMY nominations under.