On October 28, 2023, BTS’s Jungkook added another feather to his cap by winning the prestigious International Song of the Year at the 2023 TikTok Awards Thailand. The award was in recognition of his sensational track “Seven,” featuring the talented American rapper Latto.
Released in July 2023, “Seven” made waves in the music industry, consistently ranking high on global music charts and going viral. It even inspired the popular “Seven Challenge,” attracting influencers, dancers, and celebrities to participate. The song’s music video also showcased renowned actors, including Han So Hee, adding to its appeal.
Gratitude and Excitement
Although Jungkook couldn’t attend the award ceremony in person, he conveyed his gratitude and excitement through a heartfelt video. In his acceptance speech, he extended his warm thanks to fans for their unwavering support and for embracing “Seven” featuring Latto. He concluded his message by sending finger hearts to his adoring fans, who were elated by his win and celebrated his well-deserved recognition.
SEVEN by Jungkook won International Song of the Year from Tiktok Thailand Awards 2023
CONGRATULATIONS JUNGKOOK pic.twitter.com/faBmRejCww
— hope⁷ (@winnttaebear) October 28, 2023
Anticipation for “GOLDEN”
Jungkook’s upcoming solo album, “GOLDEN,” is highly anticipated and is scheduled for release on November 3. The album boasts a total of 11 tracks, including his previous hits, “Seven” featuring Latto in both explicit and clean versions, and “3D” featuring Jack Harlow. “GOLDEN” is set to feature an array of major global artists, with the second track, “Closer to You,” enlisting Major Lazer, and the sixth track, “Please Don’t Change,” featuring DJ Snake.
Credits also mention collaborations with Shawn Mendes and Ed Sheeran, further intensifying fans’ excitement for the album’s release.