02:31 GMT25 January 2021
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    Because of COVID-19 and self-isolation, the K-Pop industry was forced to postpone its award ceremony which was meant to take place in February. At its new date, the annual Fact Awards were still forced to issue its prizes without an audience. Here, therefore, is a list of the best performances to watch at home.

    • (G)I-DLE

    The charismatic and self-producing girl-band showed their dark concept performance for the song Oh My God in their third long-play album I Trust which attracted a lot of warm reviews. (G)I-DLE also won the award of Global Hottest along with The Boyz, Stray Kids and ATEEZ.

    • Mamamoo

    This gorgeous girl-group gave a sensual performance with their latest release Aya from the album Travel. The band's four members Hwasa, Moonbyul, Wheein and Solar showed off their perfect dancing skills and vocals and won the award Artist of the Year.

    • GOT7

    Multinational boy band GOT7 also won the Artist of the Year award and performed an amazing live act proving why such a talented group is so popular. The songs Not by the Moon and Last Piece from their albums Dye, and Breath of Love: Last Piece respectively were the lead singles from these releases.

    • Itzy

    Rookie girl-band - who captured the charts and gained popularity very quickly since their debut in 2019 - showed off their incredible dancing skills with the lead single Not Shy from their third album. Itzy won the award of Best Performer.


    Another rookie band that debuted just two weeks ago, but already burnt the stage with their charismatic performance. The boy-band have already been awarded Next Leader and many fans - and those who are interested in K-Pop - are looking forward to their success on the Korean scene.

    • Super Junior

    These legends of K-Pop also joined the winners and treated ELFs (the official name for Super Junior fans) with a breathtaking dance routine for their new song Burn the Floor. Once again talented group proved their unchallengeable place in K-Pop. They left the stage with several awards: TMA Popularity Award, This Year’s Artist, Fan N Star Choice Award Singer Prize, and Fan N Star Most Voted Singer Prize

    • BTS

    Korean phenomenon Bangtan Boys as always won a bunch of prizes, including the Daesang (Grand Prize) for the third time. They also won the This Year’s Artist, Worldwide Icon and Listener’s Choice awards and showed the audience a live taste of their latest release Life Goes On, and Dynamite.

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