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3rd Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards Winner List

by Jane Vo
The 3rd Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards was held last week at the Olympic Gymnastics Arena in Seoul's Olympic Park. The Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards was filled with brilliant performances from everyone’s favourite K-Pop groups and artists. A myriad of awards were given out to acknowledge their hard work and contribution. The award show was hosted by SNSD’s one and only Yuri and announcer/actor Oh Sang Jin. Below is a complete list of the winners:

Song/Artist of the Year

Girls Generation (SNSD) - I Got A Boy - Artist of the Year/ Song of the Year - January; Album of the Year (1st quarter 'I Got A Boy')

SISTAR19 - Gone Not Around Any Longer - February

Davichi - Turtle - March

PSY - Gentleman - April

4Minute - What's Your Name - May

SISTAR - Give It To Me - June

Dynamic Duo - BAAAM - July

San E - Story of Someone I Know - August

Soyu & Mad Clown - Fool In Love - September

IU - The Red Shoes - October

Miss A - Hush - November

SeoInGuk & Zia - Breaking Up Man and Woman - December

Cho Yong Pil - Album of the Year (2nd quarter 'Hello')

EXO - Album of the Year (3rd and 4th quarter 'XOXO'); Mobile Vote Award and Popularity Award

BTS - New Artist of the Year (Male Group)

Ladies' Code - New Artist of the Year (Female Group)

Jung Joon Young - New Artist of the Year (Male Solo)

Lim Kim - New Artist of the Year (Female Solo)

Rose Inn - Discovery of the Year

B.A.P - Discovery of the Year

Crayon Pop - Hot Trend Award

Girl's Day - Expectation - Long-run Song of the Year

DJ Gollum - The Bad Touch - International Song of the Year

2NE1 - World Hallyu Star Special Award

APink - Hot Performance of the Year

Duble Sidekick / Kim Eana - Composer of the Year Award

Gil Eunkyung - Backup Vocal Award

Tommy Kim - Instrumental Award

Yama and Hotchicks - Choreographer Award

Jo Joon Sung - Sound Engineer Award

Yang Hyun Suk - Producer of the Year Award

Bugs - Media Portal Award

CJ E&M - Music Distribution Award