“So let’s become best friends that don’t get ashamed of each other but cherish and have plenty of care for each other.” - Kim Taeyeon
“I’m just so glad that I have other members. If I was a solo artist, I don’t think I would have been able to make it this far, nor would I have been able to handle it. The members are my energizers, my vitamin, my strength.” - Kim Taeyeon
On December 9th, 2010, 소녀시대 attended the Golden Disk Awards(dubbed as the Korean Grammy Awards), where they ended up winning the Disk Daesang (Album of the Year) for their 2nd album Oh!, a never before seen feat, as no girl group has ever won the award. They also became the first artist ever to win the Disk Daesang and the Digital Daesang in 2009 for their hit single “Gee”.