Do you know how many bands are in the K-pop industry?
There are a variety of Kpop Bands that are quite famous and attention grabbers, but some of them are highly popular.
Below is the list of the top 10 most popular bands according to fame among people. Maybe your favourite bands come in this top 10 category.
Before knowing about the most popular K-pop group, let’s start with k-pop.
Korean popular music is a popular genre of music, it originates in South Korea.Kpop culture began with the introduction of the boy band H.O.T in the year 1996. K-Pop contains many musical influences from around the world, such as pop, experimental, rock, jazz, hip hop, folk and on top of its own Korean traditional music roots.
BTS is the most mentioned K-Pop band in every music market. They are also known as bangtan boys and it is a worldwide famous south Korean boy band.
Formed by - Hybe Corporation a.k.a big hit entertainment in 2013
BTS Composed of seven members - J-Hope, RM, Suga, Jungkook, Jimin, V and Jin.
BTS Official Twitter account - @BTS_twt (37m follower)
BTS Fanbase Twitter account - @BTS_ARMY (5m follower)
BLACKPINK is a South Korean Girls band which indeed is very famous among girls and even people of different age groups. The group debuted in the Kpop Industry in August 2016 with their single album Square One. Blackpink is the most famous female Kpop Band which is on the Billboard Hot 100.
They went up the list at number 13 with their popular song "Ice Cream" which was released in 2020. They were the first Korean girl group to enter into some big ranking charts like the Billboard's Emerging Artists chart and the Billboard World Digital Song Sales chart .
Formed by - YG Entertainment in 2016
BLACKPINK Consists of four members - Jisoo, Jennie, Rose and Lisa.
BLACKPINK Official Twitter account - @BLACKPINK (4m follower)
BLACKPINK Fanbase Twitter account - @ygofficialblink (7m follower)
EXO is a South Korean boy band with nine active members. Exo is called as 'king of kpop'.
Formed by - SM Entertainment in 2011
Exo Consists of nine members - Xiumin, Baekhyun, Suho, Lay, Chen, Chanyeol, D.O., Kai, and sehun.
Exo Official Twitter account - @exoonearewe (11m follower)
Exo Fanbase Twitter account - @EXOfanbase_int
TWICE is a South Korean Girls band consisting of nine girl members. They formed in 2015 under the television program Sixteen.
In between 19 months of their debut, Twice had already sold over 1.2 million units of their four EPs and special albums.
Formed by - JYP Entertainment in 2015
Twice Consists of nine members - Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Chaeyoung and Tzuyu.
Twice Official Twitter account - @JYPETWICE (8m follower)
Twice Fanbase Twitter account - @TWICE_GLOBAL
SEVENTEEN is a South Korean boy band.
The group includes of 13 members: S.Coups, Woozi, DK, The8, Seungkwan, Mingyu,Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, DK, Mingyu, Vernon, The8, Jun, Seungkwan, and Dino.
Formed by - YG Entertainment in 2015
Seventeen consists of thirteen members - Wonwoo, S.Coups, Mingyu, Vernon, Woozi, DK, Seungkwan, Jeonghan, Joshua, Hoshi, Dino, The8, Jun.
Seventeen Official Twitter account - @pledis_17 (7m follower)
Seventeen Fanbase Twitter account - @SVTGlobal
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GOT7 is a South Korean boy band with amazingly attractive seven members.
Formed by -JYP Entertainment in 2014
Got7 Consists of seven members - Jay B, Jinyoung, Youngjae, Mark, Jackson, BamBam, and Yugyeom.
Got7 Official Twitter account - @GOT7Official (9m follower)
Got7 Fanbase Twitter account - @fanatic_got7_
RED VELVET is a five-member girl band from South Korea.
Yeri, the fifth member, joined the group in March 2015, after the release of their first mini-album, Ice Cream Cake.
formed by - SM Entertainment in 2014
Red velvet consists of four members - Irene, Seulgi, Yeri, Wendy and Joy.
Red velvet Official Twitter account - @RVsmtown (4m follower)
Red velvet Fanbase Twitter account - @5REDVELVET
NCT is a South Korean boy band. The band has a large number of memberThe Band has a total of four different subunits.
On April 9, 2016, the group introduced their first unit, the rotational NCT U,with the "The 7th Sense" and "Without You" double digital single.
Formed by - SM Entertainment in 2016. They have an unlimited number of members.
NCT Group currently consists of 23 members - Taeyong, Ten, Yuta, WinWin, Jungwoo, Taeil, Kun, Doyoung, Lucas, Haechan, Jaemin, Mark, Xiaojun, Hendery, Renjun, Jeno, YangYang, Jaehyun, Johnny, Shotaro, Sungchan, Chenle, and Jisung.
NCT Dream Official Twitter account - @NCTDREAMCENTER (388k follower)
NCT Dream Fanbase Twitter account - @NCT127Union
NCT 127 Official Twitter account - @NCTsmtown_127
NCT 127 Fanbase Twitter account - @NCT127Union
WayV Official Twitter account - @WayV_official
WayV Fanbase Twitter account - @weishenvupdate
MAMAMOO is a four-member South Korean girl band.
It was formed by RBW which was formerly known as WA Entertainment in 2014.
The group officially debuted with their single called "Mr Ambiguous" on June 18, 2014.
Formed by - RBW in 2014
MAMAMOO Consists of four members - Wheein, Hwasa, Solar, Moonbyul.
MAMAMOO Official Twitter account - @RBW_MAMAMOO (2m follower)
MAMAMOO Fanbase Twitter account - @mamamooguide
STRAY KIDS is a South Korean boy band which is formed by JYP Entertainment.
Formed by - JYP Entertainment in 2017
Stray Kids consists of eight members - Felix, Seungmin, Bang Chan, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han, Lee Know and I.N.
Stray kids Official Twitter account - @stray_kids ( 5m follower)
Stray kids Fanbase Twitter account - @ StrayKidsGlobal
A. There are a long list of groups in Kpop but mentioned above top 10 which are most popular.
A. BTS is the No 1 Kpop group.
A. BTS member Jimin is labelled as the King of Kpop.
A. BTS member jungkook is the most popular Kpop Idol.
A. Blackpink member Jennie is the most hated Kpop idol.
A. Park Jin Young the founder of JYP Entertainment is the richest K-Pop idol.
Q. Who is richer, BTS or Exo?
A. Exo net worth is higher than BTS.
A. BTS is the most popular Kpop group worldwide.