A chronological compilation of Kang Daniel’s awards and other notable achievements.
Check our Wanna One page for the group’s awards.

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2017 Celeb’s Pick Magazine “Fashionista Awards” Best Fashionista (Rising Star) 🔗
2017 11th SBS Entertainment Awards Best Male Rookie (Variety) 🔗
2018 Click! StarWars ‘Year-End Awards’ Popularity Award
Hall of Fame
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2018 10th MTN Broadcast Advertising Festival Grand Prize (Audience): Kang Daniel “Ice Drum – Hite Extra Cold” TVC 🔗
2018 Brand of the Year Awards Male Advertising Model 🔗
2018 Elle Style Awards Best Magazine Cover 🔗
2018 18th MBC Entertainment Awards Best Male Rookie (Variety) 🔗
2018 The Fact Music Awards Fan N Star Choice
Fan N Star Most Votes
Fan N Star Hall of Fame
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2019 TENASIA K-Pop Global TOP TEN Awards Global Popularity Award (Grand Prize)
Popularity Award (Korea)
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2019 dongA.com’s PICK Idol Pick “Long-term Winner” Award 🔗
2019 Asia Artist Awards in Vietnam Potential Award (Music)
Star15 Popularity Award
Best Emotive Award (Singer)
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2019 Melon Music Awards Best Music Video: “What are you up to” 🔗
2020 TENASIA K-Pop Global TOP TEN Awards Global Popularity Award (Grand Prize)
Popularity Award (Korea)
Popularity Award (Singapore)
Popularity Award (Vietnam)
Best Artist in Second Half of 2020 (Korea & US)
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2019 The Fact Music Awards Fan N Star Choice
Fan N Star Most Votes
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2020 5th Brand Customer Loyalty Award Male Solo Singer 🔗
2020 12th MTN Broadcast Advertising Festival Grand Prize (Audience): Kang Daniel “KT – Galaxy Note 10 Aura Red” TVC 🔗
2020 Soribada Best K-Music Awards Real Fan Award
Bonsang
Stage of the Year (Daesang)
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2020 Brand of the Year Awards Male Solo Singer 🔗
2020 dongA.com’s PICK Idol Pick Soulmate Award 🔗
2020 APAN Music Awards Top 10
Best Performance
Male Solo (Korea)
Male Solo (Global)
KT Seezn Star
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2020 Asia Artist Awards Asia Celebrity
Best Musician
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2020 The Fact Music Awards This Year’s Artist 🔗
2021 Korea First Brand Awards Grand Prize: Male Solo Singer 🔗
2021 Seoul Music Awards Bonsang
Fan PD Artist
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2021 6th Brand Customer Loyalty Awards Male Solo Singer 🔗
2021 TENASIA Global TOP TEN Awards Best Artist in First Half of 2021 (Korea) 🔗
2021 Brand of the Year Awards Male Solo Singer 🔗
2021 The Fact Music Awards Artist of the Year (Bonsang) 🔗
2017 Gallup Gallup Best Idol (2nd Place) 🔗
2017 CJ E&M “America Awards” Male Idol of the Year 🔗
2017 Entertainment Reporters’ Choice 1st place Best Rising Star 🔗
2018 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics Cultural exhibit honorary ambassador 🔗
2018 Forbes Forbes 2030 Power Leaders (Entertainment) 🔗
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2018 Gallup Gallup Best Idol (5th Place) 🔗
2019 Forbes Forbes Top 40 Power Celebrities (4th Place) 🔗
2019 Busan Honorary Ambassador 🔗
2020 Forbes Forbes Top 10 Most Powerful Celebrities
(10th Place by media appearance)
(10th Place by SNS followers)
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2020 The Snail of Love Soul-The Fan No.1 🔗
2020 4352nd National Foundation Day Poem reciter 🔗
2020 MBN FUN Awards This Year’s Why Are You Coming from There: Live and Learn 🔗
2020 STUDIO CHOOM Choom & Chill 2020 Best Male Solo Artist 🔗
2017-2018 Brand Reputation Ranking 1st Place Individual Boy Group Member (13 consecutive months, 15 total)
2018 Mwave Male Idol Tournament 1st Place (9 consecutive months)
2019 Guinness World Record Fastest 1M followers on Instagram (11 hours 36 minutes, January 3)[s]
2019 Daum Fancafe Fastest Idol to reach 100,000 members (39 hours 34 minutes, January 23)
2018-2020 Best Idol 1st Place (100+ consecutive weeks)
2020 Idol Pick 1st Place (66 consecutive weeks)[s]
2020 Fanplus First idol to surpass 1 and 2 billion votes[s]
2018-2021 Idol Chart 1st Place (150+ consecutive weeks)
2017-2021 CHOEAEDOL (K-pop Star App) Charity Angel (17 consecutive months, 41 total as of August 2021)
Charity Fairy (18 consecutive months, 35 total as of August 2021)
Idol with the most donations under his name (40 million won)[s]
Idol with the most votes (451,538,389 votes, December 10)[s]