Tokopedia WIB Indonesian K-pop Awards 2021, the first Indonesian K-pop Awards show, was held on Tuesday, November 25th at 7 PM Indonesia Western Time.
The show was live-streamed through Tokopedia Play, two Indonesian local TV channels, and Tokopedia YouTube channel, which provide English subtitles for international fans.
All the nominated K-pop groups, except Day6, BLACKPINK and BTS, came in person to Tokopedia WIB Indonesian K-pop Awards 2021 in South Korea. Besides accepting awards, all except for Day6 prepared a performance for the show. Secret Number was the first performer with their new single, Got That Boom. Then Stray Kids with God’s Menu, Thrill Ride by The Boyz, Treasure with My Treasure, aespa with Savage, Loco by Itzy, TWICE with their English single, The Feels, NCT Dream with Hot Sauce, Lovesick Girls by BLACKPINK, and wrapped up by BTS‘ Permission to Dance. All the performances are available here.
All the groups took awards home since this awards show was different from the usual awards shows. Tokopedia didn’t make fans vote for their favourite groups for an awards category, but they made the fans vote which awards title would be given to each group. Here is the list of winners together with their awards names.
Ter-Dreamy (The Most Dreamy): NCT Dream
Ter-Pretty Savage (The Most Pretty Savage): BLACKPINK
Ter-Next Level (The Most Next Level): aespa
Ter-Mood Booster (The Best at Boosting Our Mood): Treasure
Ter-Bikin Oleng (The Most Bias-Wrecked): The Boyz
Paling Energik (The Most Energetic): Stray Kids
Ter-Ambyar (The Most Heartfelt Songs): Day6 (Event of Day)
Ter-Not Shy (The Most Not Shy): Itzy
Ter-Multibahasa (The Most Multilingual): Secret Number
Ter-Lovable (The Most Lovable): TWICE
Ter-Inspiring (The Most Inspiring): BTS
Selalu Ada, Selalu Bisa (Always There, Always Able): BLACKPINK and BTS