Koyote

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Koyote
코요태
Also known as Koyotae
Origin Seoul, South Korea
Genres
Years active 1998 – present
Labels Trifecta Entertainment
Yuri Entertainment
2012 KYT Entertainment
Members Kim Jong-min
Shin Ji
Bbaek Ga (ko)
Past members Cha Seung-min
Kim Goo
Kim Young-wan
Jung Myung-hoon
Koyote
Hangul
Hanja 耀
Revised Romanization Koyotae
McCune–Reischauer K'oyot'ae

Koyote (Korean: 코요태) is a South Korean dance and hip hop group consisting of members Kim Jong-min, Shin Ji, and Bbaek Ga (ko). The group debuted in 1998 with Shin Ji, Cha Seung-min, and Kim Goo. As a group they are known for their dance-pop songs, which has been their trademark genre. In 2005, Koyote won the KBS Daesang (대상) (the South Korean equivalent of the Grammy Award) for "Artist of the Year".[1]

Current members[edit]

  • Kim Jong-min (김종민): group leader, vocals (2000 ~ present)
  • Shin Ji (신지): main vocals (1998 ~ present)
  • Bbaek Ga (ko) (빽가): rap (2004 ~ present)

Former members[edit]

Discography[edit]

Awards[edit]

Year Award
1999
  • 서울가요대상 (Seoul Music Awards) 신인상 (New Artist)
  • SBS 가요대전 (SBS Music Awards) 신인상 (New Artist)
2000
  • KMTV 가요대전 (KMTV Music Awards) 본상
2001
  • 골든디스크 (Golden Disk Awards) 본상
  • KMTV 가요대전 (KMTV Music Awards) 본상
  • SBS 가요대전 (SBS Music Awards) 팝댄스부문 그룹상 (Best Pop-Dance Group)
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 본상
2002
  • KMTV 코리안 뮤직 어워드 – 올해의 가수상 (KMTV Korean Music Awards – Artist of The Year)
  • 서울가요대상 (Seoul Music Awards) 본상
  • 골든디스크 (Golden Disk Awards) 본상
  • SBS 가요대전 (SBS Music Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 본상
2003
  • KMTV 코리안 뮤직 어워드 -올해의 가수상 (KMTV Korean Music Awards – Artist of The Year)
  • 서울가요대상 (Seoul Music Awards) 본상
  • 골든디스크 (Golden Disk Awards) 본상
  • SBS 가요대전 (SBS Music Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 프로듀서가 뽑은 인기가수상 (Producer's Most Popular Artist)
  • MBC 10대 가수상 (MBC Best 10 Music Awards) 본상
2004
  • 서울가요대상 (Seoul Music Awards) 본상
  • 골든디스크 (Golden Disk Awards) 본상
  • SBS 가요대전 (SBS Music Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 본상
  • MBC 10대 가수상 (MBC Best 10 Music Awards) 본상
2005
  • 골든디스크 (Golden Disk Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 본상
  • KBS 가요대상 (KBS Music Awards) 올해의 가수상 (Artist of the Year)

Mnet Asian Music Awards[edit]

Year Category Work Result
2000 Best Mixed Group "Passion"[2][3] Nominated
2001 "Paran"[4] Won
2002 "Y"[5] Nominated
2003 "Emergency"[6] Won
2004 "Disco King"[7] Won
2005 "1, 2, 3, 4"[8] Won
2009 Best Mixed Gender Group "Nonsense" (넌센스)[9] Nominated

Cover versions[edit]

  • In 2000, Richie Ren firstly covered "Soonjeong (순정)" in Mandarin-Chinese version as "A Dragon" (一條龍), premiered at Taiwan Golden Dragon Baseball Championship (金龍旗棒球賽).
  • In July 2006, Japanese artist, DJ OZMA, released a cover version of Koyote's debut single "Soonjeong (순정)". The title was transliterated as "Sunjon" (純情-スンジョン).

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