The’31st Hanteo Music Awards 2023 revealed their second lineup.
It includes amazing artists like aespa, ZEROBASEONE, Jung Dong Won, Kim Jae Hwan, KISS OF LIFE, and TripleS. The list of cast members and presenters was also revealed, featuring Brian, Yoon Bomi, Jo Kwon, Byul, and Gabi.
aespa is stealing the spotlight in the second lineup. Their 3rd mini album My World was a massive hit, breaking sales records and selling over 1.69 million copies in the first week alone. Their 4th mini album Drama also achieved million-seller status.
After their debut on Mnet’s Boys Planet, ZEROBASEONE achieved an incredible feat with their debut album YOUTH IN THE SHADE. It sold approximately 1.82 million copies in the first week, making it the highest first-week sales for a debut album. This year, the group is making their debut in Japan with the single, Yura Yura – Flower of Destiny.
Besides aespa and ZEROBASEONE, Jung Dong Won and Kim Jae Hwan are grabbing everyone’s attention. Jung Dong Won became popular after his appearance on Season 1 of TV Chosun’s ‘Mr. Trot’. He can sing various genres of music, not just Trot, and he’s also a talented actor.
Kim Jae Hwan is truly a multi-talented artist. After his debut as a member of Wanna One through Produce 101 he has gone on to establish himself as a solo singer. He’s known for his incredible vocals and versatility, effortlessly navigating various genres like rock, ballad, pop, and dance.
TripleS’s has released amazing albums like Acid Angel from Asia, +(KR)ystal Eyes, Assemble, LOVElution, EVOLution, Aria, and NXT, showcasing their talent through seven different units.
KISS OF LIFE has garnered both public acclaim and critical praise. Their outstanding musicality and high-level performances have captivated audiences since their debut in July last year. Their second mini album Born to be XX, released in November, received rave reviews from both the public and critics.
Check the 31st Hanteo Music Awards 1st lineup here.