ARMYs have stepped up once again asking for an explanation as to why voting for BTS wasn’t working for the Seoul Music Awards, while votes for other artists were still working perfectly fine.
Two hashtags began trending worldwide in regards to this matter. #서가대_해명해 is asking for an explanation from SMA as to why votes froze for several hours while #서가대_조작 is talking about vote manipulation.
Fans have begun to take action showing evidence that voting for BTS is not working and demanding an explanation from SMA.
#서가대_해명해 trending at #29 worldwide as ARMYs demand an explanation from SMA as to why votes froze for several hours and voting for our boys was blocked while others remained unaffected.#서가대_조작 (@BTS_twt) pic.twitter.com/Foac9FhaiR
— BTS Voting Fam (@BTSVotingFam) December 16, 2019
Hashtags have been trending in Korea and worldwide to gain attention to this inconsistency in votes.
This is to expose the inconsistency of the SMA app to BTS and ARMYS. pic.twitter.com/tIPtB4ALQk
— BTS Voting Team (@btsvotingteam) December 16, 2019
They even have proof of records from fans that show that votes for BTS does not work for them.
ARMYs SMA is currently blocking us from votings for BTS ,we hv screen record from different fans that prove each time we wanna vote 4 them it doesn't work & the moment we try to vote another artist it does,k-ARMYs re trending this hashtag demanding an explanation#서가대_해명해 pic.twitter.com/dqD617sy60
— Ahℓαm (@Fubuki_twt) December 16, 2019
News about this matter have also been released to the public.
Korea Times reported about the SMA voting inconsistencies that ARMY have been experiencing
Give the article a view, press like and ⤴️ so that it hopefully gets pushed to front page in Naver
— Aurelia💜 (@AureliaOT7) December 16, 2019
Fans hope that by bringing light to this situation it can help fix the problem promptly.
the manipulation and controversy in SMA voting.
Why are armys being blocked from voting for @BTS_twt?
— Made In Busan | ➼ JJK1 ➼ AGUST D2 (@jk_jiminite) December 16, 2019
SMA have responded to the matter with this announcement:
Fans hope that this matter will get resolved quickly.