Posted … By all kpop logic, they should have had decreased sales. The annual music event is broadcast to South Korea, China, Japan, Indonesia, Canada, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The group received their first major award, the "Best New Female Artist", at the 2015 Melon Music Awards in November 2015. Many called Exo "flops" and the age old insult of being "SM's first failed project". EXODUS ranked number 6 for world wide group album sales in 2015. “Call me baby†charts on Melon for 45 weeks, becoming one of the longest charting idol group songs. EXO Chanyeol’s OST “Stay With Me†(X Punch) was #3 on Billboard’s World Digital Songs Chart. - GDA features 2 daesang awards namely Disk Daesang (since 1986) and Digital Daesang (since 2006). It was originally called the Korea Visual and Records Grand Prize Award, but the name was changed to the Golden Disc Awards in 2001. So here I am! On 1st December 2017 at Mnet Asian Music Awards, BTS did not just receive a daesang, but also made history! That was the first ever daesang that BTS won, it was shocking for everyone because usually the groups from "The Big 3"(SM, IG and JYP) used to win daesangs at that time, but our kings changed that :revolving_hearts: The Melon Music Awards is a major music awards show that is held annually in South Korea and organized by LOEN Entertainment through its online music store, Melon. EXO become “triple million sellersâ€, set records with its accumulation of over 10 billion views, breaks the highest box office record for 2d Chinese-Korean films in one week, is currently the best selling Korean album of 2016, Daesang at Golden Disk Award + daesang at Seoul Music Awards + MAMA Awards + Asian Artist Awards + Melon Awards. The Mnet Asian Music Awards (commonly abbreviated as MAMA) is one of the major K-pop music awarding ceremonies held annually by CJ E&M through its music channel Mnet. ranked number 6 for world wide group album sales in 2015. broke the then first week sales record by selling, The track "Unfair" became the first K-pop song to be ranked in the "best of the week" playlist by, first artist to win album of the year 3 times in a row at the MAMA awards *, became the most watched web drama of 2015*, titled “Beautiful†becomes first web drama ost to top digital charts *, EXO Lay broke several online book records with the release of his autobiography, which sold 68,537 copies in the first 24 minutes of pre- sales, is the best selling album in Korea for 2015, Daesang at Seoul Music Awards + Disk daesang at Golden Disk Awards + Album of the Year at Melon + Album of the Year at MAMA, Broke record for most pre-sold album with, was the first Korean album to sell over 100,000 copies in one day *, Broke the first week sales record by selling over, became the best selling fashion magazine issue in Korea of all time *, hit #4 in 2016 Worldwide first week sales with 500,000 + sales, breaks record for most album points in Music Bank history with a total of 8785 points, Repackaged album ranked number 10 on Billboard World Albums Chart, reached number 1 and 2 on YinYueTai V-Chart, reached number 1 on Itunes Digital Albums Chart and number 8 on Global Itunes and Spotify Charts, Korean version reached number one on Gaon Albums Chart with the Chinese version at number 2, becomes EXO’s third million seller album after 2 months of release. 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I hope they are happy and proud cause as a fan since pre-debut era who honestly did not expect them to hit so big, I know I am. 2 on Billboard’s World Album Chart, EXO at the time became the highest charting kpop male group on the Billboard 200 peaking at 129 *, EXO were the best selling Kpop artist in Japan for 2014, Overdose became the first mini album to top yearly chart awards and to win album of the year at the MAMA awards *, Broke the record for the fastest sold out concert for a Korean act by selling out in 1.47 seconds *, "Overdose" has over 1 million downloads / sales, Overdose was the best selling album in Korea for 2014, Won 4 daesangs ( Daesang at Seoul Music Awards + Disk daesang at Golden Disk Awards + Artist of the Year and Album of the Year at MAMA ), Broke the record for the most amount of fans attempting to buy a concert ticket (1.2 million) *, “Call Me Baby†was the most watched kpop mv in the first half of 2015, “EXO Next Door†became most watched web drama of 2015 ( over 50 million views) *, “Call Me Baby†wins 18 music show awards becoming the second most awarded song in history and the most awarded song of 2015 *, "Call Me Baby" wins on music shows during the first week of promotions, EXODUS became the longest charting number 1 album on the album chart (4 weeks) *, Broke the US billboard 200 record as the highest ranking Korean artist at number 90*, Became first Korean group to enter Canadian Billboard Hot 100 at number 98 *, EXODUS sells over one million copies, EXO become “double million sellersâ€. *, EXO- CBX’s “Hey MAMA†has the highest album sales for a subunit *. In the age of streaming, only super-fans buy physical albums to show their support for their artist. Debut album MAMA surpasses 100,000 in one month. I appreciate it, this took over 4 hours to compile.. They are the first artist to ever receive Artist of the year 2 years back to back! BTS is the first Kpop act to Win at daesang at GDA that's not from SM entertainment to break 10 years record with a mini album 'LOVE YOURSELF HER' that is the best selling korean album in 16 years who sold 1M+ in both Hanteo and Gaon without repackage. I've never seen all of their achievements listed like that Thank you OP! - AAA features only 1 daesang award for music category (since 2016). Since I am not an EXO fan ( I am a BTS one) I will try to be as unbiased as one can be. So today BTS won the daesang and I couldn't stop crying! I wonder how come some of their fans say Exo had such a hard time during their debut era. I can't wait for them to break more records! - KMA features 3 daesang awards namely Album of the Year, Song of the Year, and Musician of the Year (since 2004). We all were expecting it because this is THE BTS who we support! But damn all those records. btw OP, they also had the 4th best first week sales worldwide in 2016 (I think I saw the overall ww rank and the korean first week records but not this), http://onehallyu.com/topic/345053-exos-exact-is-4-in-the-worldwide-first-week-sales-2016/. In the following months they also received the award for the best new artist at Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards, Golden Disc Awards, and Seoul Music Awards Most Music Show Wins for a male group (excluding subunits and solos) - 87 Wins, Most Daesang Awards for a group - 16 wins (Youngest group on the list), Most followed male group on Melon ( 294,397 followers), 10th best selling Korean artist of all time including overseas sales and the youngest artist on the list ( 6.8 million + ), 2nd best selling domestic Korean male artist and the youngest artist on the list  (6.03 million + ), Best selling artist in Korea for four years in a row, Longest running best selling artist in Korea, Kpop artist with the largest Chinese fancafe (Almost 3 million fans), EXO members collectively have 23 individual awards + 12 nominations, EXO members collectively have over 56 million social media followings (Weibo + instagram ) + nearly 4 million fans on the official EXO fan app. They won this award on 25th January 2018 at the Seoul Music Awards breaking the 10 years streak of Big 3 and making them the first artist from a non big 3 companies to do so! On November 19th at The Melon Music Awards, three years after debuting with and working against the odds for not coming out of the "Big 3" companies, BTS took home two awards: Top 10 and one of the biggest awards of the night, the Daesang for the “Best Album of the Year” award for their first compilation album 화양연화 Young Forever. 최고그룹상' 수상텐아시아", "'한국PD대상', 고(故) 김종학 PD '공로상', 주원 엑소 유희열 '출연자상'", "EXO – MAMA - 2014 | work | Red Dot Award: Communication Design", "EXO – XOXO / Growl - 2014 | work | Red Dot Award: Communication Design", "SMTOWN now - '2014 대한민국 대중문화예술상' SM 프로듀서 겸 작곡가 유영진 '대통령 표창' 수상! Like seriously, try competing with EXO when your group have 3 members withdrawal, 2 dating news and still breaking records, They have done amazing people shouldn't discredit them. Link to post Share on other sites. On June 14, 2013, one year after its official debut, the … Lotto Korean version reached number one on Gaon Albums Chart with the Chinese version at number 2, Ex’Act becomes EXO’s third million seller album after 2 months of release. Many called Exo "flops" and the age old insult of being "SM's first failed project". It shocked everyone again because Bighit isn't from The Big 3 so 2 Daesangs in 1 year achieved by BTS was shocking. The Golden Disc Awards is an awards show founded in 1986 that is presented annually by the Music Industry Association of Korea for outstanding achievements in the music industry in South Korea. [LIST] The Complete List of EXO's Records and Achievements From Debut Until Now, MV reached number 7 on Youtube’s Global Chart, MV reached number 1 on China's streaming sites, Currently hold the record for the highest kpop debut album sales:  EXO-M = 188,624/ EXO- K = 295,680 /Overall =, reached number one on Billboard World Albums Chart a week after its release, sells over 1,000,000 copies, making EXO the first Korean artist to sell over a million copies of one album in twelve years and breaking the record for being the fastest-selling K-pop act. But apparently Exo decided that they were not going to follow the formula lol. 2 on Billboard’s World Album Chart, became the first mini album to top yearly chart awards and to win album of the year at the MAMA awards *, was the best selling album in Korea for 2014, Daesang at Seoul Music Awards + Disk daesang at Golden Disk Awards + Artist of the Year and Album of the Year at MAMA, became the longest charting number 1 album on the album chart (4 weeks) *, sells over one million copies, EXO become “double million sellersâ€. To my surprise, the most selling physical albums in Korea each year is from BTS, from 2016 to 2019. (YYT Album Chart), EXO Lay’s Lose Control was #1 on the real-time chart for 50 days, #1 on Weekly chart for 8 weeks (YYT Album Chart), EXO Lay’s Lose Control reaches a perfect score for the month of November (YYT V Chart), EXO Lay’s Lose Control breaks 3 (out of 8) Yinyuetai weekly records and 6 (out of 8) Yinyuetai Monthly records, EXO Lay’s Lose Control stays #1 on Chinese Billboard for 6 Weeks. I cried so hard that my mom thought that something has happened so I just told her that I'm crying over my existence becuz I do that a lot! They will for sure be remembered as legendary icon, esp physical sale wise. - SMA features only 1 daesang award (since 1990). Also they did not have big public reorganization so many looked down at them and their achievements for it (you can check their first win articles).