BTS is nominated under 3 categories for the 31st Seoul Music Awards. The awards which the boy band is competing for include,
Main Award (Bonsang) — “Butter”
K-Wave Popularity Award — “Butter”
Popularity Award — “Butter”
For the K-Wave Popularity Award and Popularity Award, the winners will be decided 100 percent based on Korean votes. However, for Main Award (Bonsang), the Korean vote will account for 30 percent only.
The awards ceremony is scheduled to take place on January 23, 2022, at 6 pm KST. The Official Global Livestream of the awards will be via HelloLive. Though BTS has earned multiple nominations, their attendance at the ceremony is not confirmed yet.