SEVENTEEN won the grand prize at the 2023 The Fact Music Awards.
The ceremony took place at Incheon’s Namdong Gymnasium on October 10th at 6:30 PM, hosted by Jeon Hyun Moo and Seohyun. At this year’s event, SEVENTEEN became the sixth group to secure the grand prize after BTS, the winner of the past five awards.
Upon receiving the award, SEVENTEEN took the stage and said, “We want to express our heartfelt gratitude to all the dedicated staff members who have supported us. Without their help, we wouldn’t be standing here receiving this award. We’re wholeheartedly committed to delivering the best performances to our fans. Stay tuned for our upcoming album – we hope you’ll love it! We also promise to visit our fans all around the world. We love you!”
On this day, BTS members won five awards, including Fan N Star Choice, Fan N Star Most Voted, Idol Plus Popularity (Jimin), Best Music Summer and Best Music Fall (V).
A total of seventeen groups lit up the stage, including ATEEZ, ITZY, TREASURE, NMIXX, ZEROBASEONE, RIIZE, xikers, BOYNEXTDOOR, Kwon Eun Bi, JANNABI, Lee Chan Won, aespa, IVE, NewJeans, Stray Kids, Lim Young Woong and SEVENTEEN.
See the full winners list below:
Grand Prize: SEVENTEEN
Artist of the Year: NewJeans, NMIXX, aespa, TREASURE, IVE, ITZY, ATEEZ, Lim Young Woong, Stray Kids, Seventeen
Next Leader: RIIZE, ZEROBASEONE
Hottest: BOYNEXTDOOR, xikers
Worldwide Icon: aespa
Fan N Star Best Ads Award: Lim Young Woong
Four Star Award: Stray Kids
Best Music: Lee Chan Won (Spring), BTS (Summer), BTS’ V (Fall), Lim Young Woong (Winter)
Fan N Star Choice Award: BTS, Lim Young Woong
Fan N Star Most Voted: BTS, Lim Young Woong
Solo Performer of the Year: Kwon Eun Bi
Band Performer of the Year: JANNABI
Best Performer: IVE
Idol Plus Popularity Award: BTS’ Jimin
Listener’s Choice: NewJeans