[News] Girls’ Generation receives Prime Minister’s Commendation Award!

On November 21st, the 2011 Korean Popular Culture and Art Awards ceremony was held at the Seoul Olympic Hall.
This ceremony awards people who have made significant contributions to Korean popular culture and arts. Among the many award receivers, Girls’ Generation is the only idol group receiving the Prime Minister’s Commendation award, together with film makers such as Kim Ki-duk and Kim Soo-hee.
Besides receiving awards, Kpop idol groups including Girls’ Generation, Wonder Girls, Beast and After School also put up congratulatory performances as representatives of the Hallyu fever.
Credit: Newsen
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