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Little Mix and K-Pop superstars BTS win big at BBC Radio 1's Teen Awards

Little Mix and K-Pop superstars BTS win big at BBC Radio 1's Teen Awards

Little Mix and South Korea’s BTS led the winnings at BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards.

The girlband took home best British group while K-pop superstars BTS were awarded with the best international group award.

BTS then appeared by video link, delighting fans at Wembley Arena in a surprise appearance.

The seven-piece boy band, who in May this year released their third studio album Love Yourself: Tear, appeared via videolink to accept the two a wards.

It comes after the group secured the award for choice international artists at last year's event.

Little Mix arrive (Getty Images)

Little Mix hailed their fans as the "best in the world" as they accepted the award for best British group, while Ed Sheeran was awarded the gong for best British solo artist.

Shawn Mendes picked up the best international solo artist prize and Cardi B secured the prize for being the most entertain ing celebrity.

The ceremony, which was last year hosted by former Radio 1 Breakfast Show host Nick Grimshaw and Rita Ora, took place at the SSE Wembley Arena.

Acts like Little Mix and and Liam Payne performed to a crowd of 10,000 teenagers between the ages of 14 and 17.

Wes Nelson and Megan Barton-Hanson were in attendance with several other Love Island stars (PA)

The event - which honours the UK's unsung teenage heroes as well as music, spo rt and entertainment stars - was fronted by current BBC Radio 1 Breakfast show host Greg James, Mollie King from The Saturdays and Maya Jama.

Gemma Collins also returned to the event one year on from her spectacular fall through a trap door on stage.

Full list of winners

Best British Solo Artist - Ed Sheeran

Best British Group - Little Mix

Best International Solo Artist - Shawn Mendes

Best International Group - BTS

Best Film - The Greatest Showman

Best TV Show - Love Island

Best Game - Fortnite: Battle Royale

Most Entertaining Celeb - Cardi B

Best British Single - George Ezra - Shotgun

Social Media Star - BTS

Young Sports Personality - Kare Adenegan

During last year's event, The Only Way Is Essex star was on stage to announce Love Island as the winner of the best television show prize.

Earlier in the night, Little Mix led the pack on the red carpet for the award ceremony.

The girl group stunned in coordinated all black outfits as they were pictured looking beautiful, as they arrived.

The group were scheduled to perform their new single Woman Like Me from new album LM5.

Elsewhere at the Teen Awards, 5 Seconds Of Summer arrived ahead of their performance, along with Liam Payne, and several Love Island stars.

Highlights of the awards are being aired on BBC2 from 5.45pm.

Source: Google News K-Pop

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