28th Golden Disk Awards Nominees Revealed!

The 28th Golden Disk Awards is back in Korea after the last edition was held in Malaysia. The Golden Disk Awards is the most prestigious award in K-Pop which is industry voted plus physical sales combined to decide the winners.

The 28th Golden Disk Awards will be held on Thursday 16th January 2014 at Kyunghee University, Seoul, South Korea. The awards will be broadcasted by jTBC and will feature all the hottest K-Pop acts of 2013.

The GDA contains four major award categories with the following award sub categories:

Disk Album
Grand Prize in Disk Album
Disk Album of the Year

Digital Music
Grand Prize in Song of the Year
Digital Music of the Year

New Rising Star
Disk Newcomer Award
Digital Newcomer Award

Popularity Award
Disk Popularity Award
Digital Popularity Award

Special Field
Special Awards

The nominees for each category are:

Disk Album

2AM - One Spring Day
2PM - Grown
Apink - Secret Garden
B1A4 - What's Going On?
B.A.P - Badman
Beast - Hard To Love, How To Love
Block B - Very Good
Busker Busker - Autumn Night
Cho Yong Pil - Hello
CNBlue - RE:Blue
F.T Island - Thanks To
f(x) - Pink Tape
G-Dragon - Coup D'etat
Girls' Generation - I Got A Boy
Henry - Trap
Infinite - Destiny
IU - Modern Times
Kim Hyun Joong - Round 3
KARA - Full Bloom
Lee Seung Chul - My Love
MBLAQ - Love Beat
MyName - First Mini Album (aka Baby I'm Sorry)
Seungri - Let's Talk About Love
SHINee - The Misconceptions of You (aka Dream Girl)
Shinhwa - The Classic
T-ara - Again
Teen Top - Class
VIXX - Jekyll
ZE:A - Illusion

Digital Music

2NE1 - Missing You
4men - Proposal Song, 28.2 mil
4Minute - What's Your Name?, 37.8 mil, 1.47 mil
Ailee - U & I
Apink - NoNoNo
Baechigi - Shower of Tears
Cho Yong Pil - Bounce
CNBlue - I'm Sorry
Crayon Pop - Bar Bar Bar
Davichi - Turtle
Dynamic Duo - BAAAM
EXO - Growl
G-Dragon - Crooked
Girl's Day - Expect
Girls' Generation - I Got A Boy
Geeks - How Are You
Huh Gak ft. Yoo Seung Woo - Monodrama
IU - The Red Shoes
K.will - Love Blossom
Lee Hi - Rose
Lee Hyori - Miss Korea
Lee Seung Chul - My Love
Lyn - Tonight
miss A - Hush
PSY - Gentleman
Roy Kim - Spring Spring Spring
Secret - Yoohoo
SISTAR - Give It To Me
SISTAR19 - Gone Not Around Any Longer
Trouble Maker - Now

New Rising Star (Disk)

Bangtan Boys - 2 Cool 4 Skool
Boys' Republic - Party Rock
History - Dreamer
Jung Joon Young - Spotless Mind
Roy Kim - Love Love Love

New Rising Star (Digital)

2EYES - Don't Mess With Me
Crayon Pop - Bar Bar Bar
Kim Yerim (Lim Kim) - All Right
Ladies' Code - Pretty Pretty
Yoo Seung Woo - Hello

All nominees are also eligible for the popularity awards

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