Boy band BTS to attend 2019 Grammy Awards as presenter

Sergio Cunningham
February 8, 2019

However, the seven members of the band might not get the chance to show off their singing chops and dancing skills since there's no word yet if they're performing.

BTS is going to the Grammy Awards!

BTS, which took Los Angeles by storm last summer with several sold-out concerts, will be among the presenters at the Grammy Awards this Sunday, when they could also win the first Grammy ever awarded to a K-Pop act.

Are you excited to see BTS at the Grammy Awards?

The news was earlier reported by United States media Variety and later on confirmed by Billboard, sending fans to celebrate on Twitter using the trend #BTSxGrammys immediately. It marks the first time a K-Pop album made the cut for any category from the prestigious award-giving body. The publication also didn't reveal the award details.

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BTS's album Love Yourself: Tear is nominated for Best Recording Package which mainly focuses on the visual look of the album package.

Their competition in the category includes singer-songwriter Mitski and her album Be The Cowboy, and art rock musician St. Vincent and the album Masseduction.

The Grammys, hosted by the Recording Academy, is the most glamorous award event in popular music.

Rap superstar Kendrick Lamar is leading the Grammy pack with eight nominations. Among those who confirmed their attendance are Cardi B, Miley Cyrus, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Brandi Carlile, Dan + Shay, H.E.R., Post Malone with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Janelle Monáe and Kacey Musgraves.

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