BTS Jungkook hailed ‘Sexiest International Man’ by ‘PEOPLE’

People finally revealed the result of its poll: From around a month of voting, the magazine declares Jungkook as the 2020 Sexiest International Man!

People magazine has been known for its unique issues. It names the World’s Most Beautiful, Best & Worst Dressed, and Sexiest Man Alive every year.

Jungkook was nominated for the People’s award this year with BTS’s massive popularity and its members.

He vied for the Sexiest Man Alive 2020: Readers Choice Poll in October this year. This is under the category Sexiest International Man/ “Import.”

The BTS stunner pitted against Canadian actor Dan Levy, Welsh actor Matthew Rhys. Also, the famous Australian singer Keith Urban and Irish actor Paul Mescal vied for the award.

Furthermore, under the Sexiest Chart Topper category, BTS was also nominated. He competed for the neck to neck against Harry Styles, The Weeknd, Bad Bunny, and Roddy Ricch.

The people have spoken

People recently announced the poll results—the news outlet named Jungkook as its Sexiest International Man 2020, winning his category.

The category just launched just this year. With this, it is more befitting to say that Jungkook is the first person to win the historic title.

However, in the Sexiest Chart Topper category, BTS did not bring home the award. The famous Watermelon Sugar singer, Harry Styles, bagged the trophy this year.

Moreover, Michael B. Jordan, an American actor, and producer, also known for his role as Erik Killmonger in the movie Black Panther become the overall winner for Sexiest Man Alive 2020.

Jungkook will be gracing the magazine’s cover

More to the prestige, all the winners of Sexiest Man Alive will appear in the magazine. And with Jungkook winning his category, he will appear in the next issue, on shelves on November 20.

Jungkook as nominated for such a prestigious poll by a reputable magazine is already a huge honor. It proves the massive popularity and presence of the Korean idol in the international entertainment scene.


For starters, the weekly magazine specializes in celebrity news. Also covered in the magazine are human-interest stories and gossip.

People have the most massive audience in Hollywood and entertainment for American magazines with a readership of 98.51 million.

Lastly, the paper became the Magazine of the Year in October 2005 by Advertising Age.


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