How to be a winner on the Baeksang Award 2020
Posted On July 12, 2021
The Baeksangs Awards are a prestigious awards given by the South Korean Academy of Arts and Sciences (SAAS) to the outstanding artist in the country and to a Korean national in 2020.
The award, also known as the “Baeksang”, is named after the late Lee Hae-chul, who won the award in 1960.
The awards ceremony will be held in Seoul on March 16, 2020, and the award recipients will be announced on March 18.
The winners will receive a bronze medal, which is given to the artist with the best work in the arts.
The winners will be chosen based on the top 30 artists in the entire country, and will be flown to New York for a weeklong stay at the American-owned Waldorf Astoria Hotel.
There is no official word on the winners yet, but many have been announced already, including:Park Byung-hun, “Ace”The award is named for a legendary Korean rock band known as Ace, who went on to become one of the greatest musicians in the world.
They are still playing live every year in Seoul, and many fans have dubbed the award the “Ae-band.”
The band’s name comes from a Japanese character meaning “song.”
The award also includes a plaque with the names of the musicians, the song, and other relevant information.
Other artists who have won the Baek’s include Park Ju-young, who was named the best singer of 2020 by the SAAAS; Song Min-ho, who has won multiple Baeksans, including best actor for “I’m Yours”; and Seung-hyun, who is known as “The Dragon King” and who won Best Actor at the Baessang.
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