BTS has yet again made history at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, one of the three most prestigious music awards in the United States.
The South Korean pop stars on Sunday won three awards, from the total of six categories for which they were nominated.
They won Top Duo or Group,.. Top Song Sales Artist, as well as Top Selling Song for their hit "Butter", picking up all three gongs for a second straight year.
This also marks their third win for Top Duo or Group, now sharing the record with One Direction.
BTS was nominated for a total of seven awards in six categories, with both "Butter" and "Permission to Dance" nominated for Top Selling Song.
This is the highest number of nods seen by BTS for the awards.
Last year, the boy band was nominated for four,.. and won all of them.
With a total of twelve Billboard Music Awards, BTS has now become the group with the most honors in the award's history,. breaking Destiny's Child's previous record of eleven.
That record had been in place for seventeen years.
The group has also secured at least one trophy at the Billboard Music Awards for six straight years since their first nomination in 2017.
This year's prizes were based on Billboard chart data from April tenth 2021,.. through March 26th 2022.
Choi Min-jung, Arirang News.