The official list of nominees for this year’s JOOX Indonesia Music Awards has been unveiled.
This year’s nominations list features a mix of domestic and global artists, which includes K-pop superstars BTS and BLACKPINK, as well as Pamungkas. Fans will get the opportunity to decide the winner for each category by voting. The categories for the virtual event are focused on single releases, groups and artists, with a distinct section awarding the Best Fanbase Of The Year.
BTS and BLACKPINK are included in this category, alongside R&B singer Raisa, pop artist Bunga Citra Lestari and dangdut singers Via Vallen and Lesti. The two K-pop acts are also competing for Korean Artist Of The Year and Global Song Of The Year, with ‘Dynamite’ and ‘Ice Cream’, respectively.
Pamungkas, whose viral success dominated the past year, is up for Indonesian Artist Of The Year alongside electronic duo Weird Genius and singer Tiara Andini — the latter also in the running for Indonesian Song Of The Year for ‘Maafkan Aku #TerlanjurMencinta’. A separate category honouring Indonesian dangdut artists is also slated for the event.
Fans are able to vote for their favourite artists starting from June 7 to 13. Each voter is required to register an account under JOOX, after which theyfeafeat will be able to access voting options on its smartphone app under the JOOX Indonesia Music Awards 2021 banner on its main page. Winners will be announced on June 25.
See the full list of JOOX Indonesia Music Award nominees below:
Indonesian Song Of The year
Anneth – ‘Mungkin hari ini, esok atau nanti’
Budi Doremi – ‘Melukis Senja’
Tiara Andini – ‘Maafkan Aku #TerlanjurMencinta’
Ade Govinda (feat. Fadly PADI) – ‘Tanpa Batas Waktu’
Nadin Amizah – ‘Bertaut’
NOAH – ‘Kala Cinta Menggoda’
Global Song Of The Year
BTS – ‘Dynamite’
Pink Sweat$ – ‘At My Worst’
Blackpink & Selena Gomez – ‘Ice Cream’
Ariana Grande – ‘Positions’
Dua Lipa – ‘Levitating’
Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – ‘Leave The Door Open’
Indonesian Group Duo/Band Of The Year
Indonesian Artist Of The Year
Mawar De Jongh
Dangdut Artist Of The Year
Ayu Ting Ting
Korean Artist Of The Year
International Artist Of The Year
Meghan Thee Stallion
Best Fanbase Of The Year
Justin Bieber (Beliebers)
Ariana Grande (Arianators)
Bunga Citra Lestari (BCLicious)
Via Vallen (Vyanisty)