List of Popular Korean Singers and K-Pop Groups

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In this article we will see some lists and rankings of the best Korean singers and best bands and groups K-Pop that are successful in Korea and the West. There will be several lists and rankings in this article.

The lists and rankings in this article come from a global online survey done for a huge and huge audience of the site entitled ranker. To help you navigate this long article, here's a summary:

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TOP 150 Best K-pop Groups

The list below shows the top 150 K-Pop groups according to a poll with over 2 million votes. It's an extensive list, so we can't go into details about these Korean groups.

  • 1 – Bangtan Boys (BTS)
  • 2 - EXO
  • 3 - BIGBANG
  • 4 – Super Junior
  • 5 - SHINee
  • 6 - Got7
  • 7 – Girls' Generation
  • 8 - 2NE1
  • 9 - Infinite
  • 10 - f(x)
  • 11 - BLACKPINK
  • 12 – Red Velvet
  • 13 – Seventeen
  • 14 - Twice
  • 15 – 2PM
  • 16 – TVXQ (DBSK)
  • 17 - VIXX
  • 18 - iKon
  • 19 - Highlight
  • 20 - Apink
  • 21 - MONSTA X
  • 22 - CNBLUE
  • 23 - BTOB
  • 24 - SISTAR
  • 25 - Winner
  • 26 - Miss A
  • 27 - SMTOWN
  • 28 - BAP
  • 29 - Block B
  • 30 - EXID
  • 31 - T-ara
  • 32 - MBLAQ
  • 33 - B1A4
  • 34 - Mamamoo
  • 35 - 4Minute
  • 36 – Super Junior-D&E
  • 37 - AOA
  • 38 – Super Junior-M
  • 39 - Nu'est
  • 40 - Teen Top
  • 41 – FT Island
  • 42 - Girl's Day
  • 43 - Boyfriend
  • 44 – Super Junior-T
  • 45 - Gfriend
  • 46 - Stray Kids
  • 47 - ASTRO
  • 48 - U-KISS
  • 49 – Epik High
  • 50 - SS501
  • 51 – Akdong Musician
  • 52 – 2AM
  • 53 – Super Junior Happy
  • 54 – Orange Caramel
  • 55 - JYJ
  • 56 - Kara
  • 57 - Shinhwa
  • 58 - After School
  • 59 - TXT
  • 60 - NCT
  • 61 - NCT 127
  • 62 – Wonder Girls
  • 63 – Brown Eyed Girls
  • 64 - NCT U
  • 65 – Wanna One
  • 66 - Davichi
  • 67 – NCT Dream
  • 68 – SM the Ballad
  • 69 – YG Family
  • 70 – JYP Nation
  • 71 - ATEEZ
  • 72 - (G)I-DLE
  • 73 - Pentagon
  • 74 - ITZY
  • 75 - izone
  • 76 - HOT;
  • 77 - Day6
  • 78 - LOON
  • 79 - KARD
  • 80 – Momoland
  • 81 - god
  • 82 – Dreamcatcher
  • 83 - HELLOVENUS
  • 84 - VAV
  • 85 - HOTSHOT
  • 86 – Ladies' Code
  • 87 – Everglow
  • 88 - CLC
  • 89 – Crayon Pop
  • 90 – Sechs Kies
  • 91 - ZE:A
  • 92 – Boys Republic
  • 93 - PRISTIN
  • 94 - XENO-T
  • 95 - MYNAME
  • 96 – Cosmic Girls [WJSN]
  • 97 - yo
  • 98 - SF9
  • 99 - THE BOYZ
  • 100 – Madtown
  • 101 – Nine Muses
  • 102 - Weki Meki
  • 103 - ONEUS
  • 104 - Oh My Girl
  • 105 - Secret
  • 106 - SES;
  • 107 - Victon
  • 108 - Gugudan
  • 109 - Leessang
  • 110 - ACE
  • 111 – Dal Shabet
  • 112 - Fin.KL
  • 113 - Oh!GG
  • 114 - Bestie
  • 115 – Girls' Generation-TTS
  • 116 - AB6IX
  • 117 - UNIQ
  • 118 - 15&
  • 119 – Triple H
  • 120 – Vixx Lr
  • 121 - Turbo
  • 122 - MR.MR
  • 123 - S
  • 124 - The Rose
  • 125 – Up10tion
  • 126 - BIG [Boys In Groove]
  • 127
  • 128 - Brave Girls
  • 129 - JBJ
  • 130 - ToHeart
  • 131 – SG Wannabe
  • 132 – The Grace
  • 133 - Imfact
  • 134 – fromis_9
  • 135 - FIESTAR
  • 136 - Playback
  • 137 - Golden Child
  • 138 - Rainbow
  • 139 - Touch
  • 140 - As One
  • 141 – Brown Eyed Soul
  • 142 - 2eyes
  • 143 – Sunny Hill
  • 144 - C-REAL
  • 145 - High4
  • 146 – AB Avenue
  • 147 - 4th
  • 148 – Loveholics
  • 149 - A.cyan
  • 150 - Click-B

The best K-pop music shows

  1. SBS Inkigayo
  2. KBS Music Bank
  3. Mnet M! countdown
  4. MBC Show Music Core
  5. MBC MUSIC Show Champion
  6. BTS: Burn the Stage
  7. SBS MTV The Show
  8. Seoul Music Awards
  9. You Hee-yeol's Sketchbook

The best K-Pop dancers

The list below has the best K-Pop dancers and dancers according to a global poll with over one and a half million votes. A ranking of 150 Korean dancers.

  • 1 - J-Hope
  • 2 – Jimin (BTS)
  • 3 - Kai
  • 4 – Taemin
  • 5 - Eunhyuk
  • 6 - Smooth
  • 7 – Kim Taehyung (BTS)
  • 8 – Lee Donghae
  • 9 – Jungkook
  • 10 - Lay
  • 11 - Momo
  • 12 - Taeyang
  • 13 – Leeteuk
  • 14 - Sehun
  • 15 – Seulgi
  • 16 – Yugyeom
  • 17 - Minzy
  • 18 - Good
  • 19 - Ten (Nct)
  • 20 – Lee Taeyong
  • 21 – Yunho
  • 22 - Rain
  • 23 – Min Yoon Gi (Suga BTS)
  • 24 – Kim Chungha
  • 25 – Today
  • 26 – Kim Hyo-yeon
  • 27 – Kim Namjoon (BTS)
  • 28 – Kim Seok Jin (Jin BTS)
  • 29 - G-Dragon
  • 30 – Minho
  • 31 – Jackson Wang
  • 32 - Hyuna
  • 33 – Jay Park
  • 34 - Changmin
  • 35 - Lu Han
  • 36 - Rose
  • 37 - Key
  • 38 - Jisoo
  • 39 - JB
  • 40 - SHOWNU
  • 41 – Baekhyun
  • 42 – Kang Daniel
  • 43 - xiamin
  • 44 - Bamboo
  • 45 - Irene
  • 46 - The8
  • 47 - Felix
  • 48 - Jennie
  • 49 - Suga
  • 50 – Lee Joon
  • 51 - Niel
  • 52 - Rocky
  • 53 - Jin
  • 54 - Dino
  • 55 - Min
  • 56 - Zeal
  • 57 – Bang Chan
  • 58 - Myoui Mina
  • 59 - Woozi
  • 60 – Lee Know
  • 61 - Hyunjin
  • 62 – Bora (Sistar)
  • 63 – Park Jisung (NCT)
  • 64 - Chungha
  • 65 - Sana
  • 66 – Lee Chaeyeon
  • 67 - Victoria
  • 68 – Kwon Yuri
  • 69 - Tzuyu
  • 70 - Yuta
  • 71 – Mark Tuan
  • 72 - Vernon
  • 73 - Junsu
  • 74 - Gikwang
  • 75 - June
  • 76 - Winwin
  • 77 - Joy
  • 78 - suho
  • 79 - Yeji
  • 80 - Dahyun
  • 81 – Kim Jonghyun
  • 82 - Nayeon
  • 83 – Lee Hyori
  • 84 - Chaeyoung
  • 85 - Mingyu
  • 86 - RM
  • 87 - Fei
  • 88 - Jinyoung
  • 89 - BamBam
  • 90 - Jaehyun
  • 91 - L
  • 92 - Wendy
  • 93 - Jisung
  • 94 - Nancy
  • 95 - Joe
  • 96 - Jang Hyun-seung
  • 97 - L.Joe
  • 98 - Jong Up
  • 99 – Yeonwoo
  • 100 – Changbin
  • 101 – Chaeryeong
  • 102 - SinB
  • 103 - Daisy
  • 104 – Park Woo Jin
  • 105 – Park Ji-hoon
  • 106 - Changjo
  • 107 - Seungmin
  • 108 - Hwa Sa
  • 109 - Yeri
  • 110 - Kahi
  • 111 - Ryujin
  • 112 - No
  • 113 - Nana
  • 114 – Soobin
  • 115 - Seungho
  • 116 - Ahin
  • 117 – Jisung (han)
  • 118 - Taeha
  • 119 - Ong Seong Wu
  • 120 – Joshua
  • 121 – Kim Heechul
  • 122 - Yoojung
  • 123 - DK
  • 124 – Kim Samuel
  • 125 – Wonwoo
  • 126 - woojin
  • 127 - S.COUPS
  • 128 - Jeonghan
  • 129 – Mark Lee
  • 130 - Jane
  • 131 - Jaemin
  • 132 - IN
  • 133 - Yoona
  • 134 - IM
  • 135 - Haechan
  • 136 - Samuel
  • 137 - Jang Wooyoung
  • 138 - Bm
  • 139 - Jeno
  • 140 - Moonbyul
  • 141 - Yuna
  • 142 - Moon Bin
  • 143 - Chenle
  • 144 - Renjun
  • 145 - Choi San
  • 146 – Lee Minwoo
  • 147 - Moon Bin Astro
  • 148 - Jeongyeon
  • 149 - Hoshi
  • 150 - Goo Ha-ra
List of popular Korean singers and K-pop groups

Top 100 kpop songs of 2019

The list below shows the 100 most popular K-Pop songs of the year 2019. This global poll had over 400,000 votes. We added (by) to indicate the Group or Author of Korean music.

  • 1 – Boy with Luv by BTS, Halsey
  • 2 – Thrilla Killa by VAV
  • 3 – Feel Special by Twice
  • 4 – Give Me More by VAV, De La Ghetto, Play-N-Skillz
  • 5 – Say My Name by ATEEZ
  • 6 – Chicken Noodle Soup by J-Hope, Becky G
  • 7 – Wave by ATEEZ
  • 8 – Fancy by TWICE
  • 9 – Dionysus by BTS
  • 10 – Kill This Love by BLACKPINK
  • 11 – HALA HALA by ATEEZ
  • 12 – Run Away by TXT
  • 13 – Miroh by Stray Kids
  • 14 – Jopping by SuperM
  • 15 – Illusion by ATEEZ
  • 16 – Crown by TXT
  • 17 – Heartbeat by BTS
  • 18 – gogobebe by Mamamoo
  • 19 – Jopping by SuperM
  • 20 - Promise by ATEEZ
  • 21 - Goodbye by Everglow
  • 22 – Aurora by ATEEZ
  • 23 – Boom by NCT DREAM
  • 24 – Snapping by Chungha
  • 25 – Double Knot by Stray Kids
  • 26 – Bon Bon Chocolat by EVERGLOW
  • 27 - DALLA DALLA by ITZY
  • 28 – Gotta Go by Chungha
  • 29 – Side effects by Stray Kids
  • 30 – Cat & Dog by TXT
  • 31 – TWIT by Hwasa
  • 32 - Poison by VAV
  • 33 – Bomb Bomb by KARD
  • 34 – You Calling My Name by GOT7
  • 35 – Snapping by Chung Ha
  • 36 - Icy by ITZY
  • 37 – Wonderland by ATEEZ
  • 38 – LALALAY by Sunmi
  • 39 – Jopping by SuperM
  • 40 – Dumb Litty by KARD
  • 41 - Don't know what to do by BLACKPINK
  • 42 – Home by Seventeen
  • 43 - LIT by ONEUS
  • 44 – Flower Shower by HyunA
  • 45 - HIT by SEVENTEEN
  • 46 – Fear by Seventeen
  • 47 – Beautiful Girl by Woosung (The Rose)
  • 48 – Senorita by (G)I-DLE
  • 49 – Uh-Oh by (G)I-DLE
  • 50 – Superhuman by NCt 127
  • 51 - Eclipse by GOT7
  • 52 – Deja Vu by Dreamcatcher
  • 53 – Astronaut by Stray Kids
  • 54 – Zimzalabim by Red Velvet
  • 55 – Alligator by Monsta X
  • 56 - Follow by MONSTA X
  • 57 – HIP by Mamamoo
  • 58 – Valkyrie by ONEUS
  • 59 – Don't Need Your Love by NCT Dream, HRVY
  • 60 - I'm OK by iKON
  • 61 – Twilight by ONEUS
  • 62 – Birthday by Somi
  • 63 – Spark by Taeyeon
  • 64 - Me by CLC
  • 65 – Violet by IZ*ONE
  • 66 - No by CLC
  • 67 – Noir by Sunmi
  • 68 – Bullet To The Heart by Jackson Wang
  • 69 – Want by Taemin
  • 70 – All Night by ASTRO
  • 71 – UN Village by Baekhyun
  • 72 – Zimzalabim by Red Velvet
  • 73 – Chronosaurus by Stray Kids
  • 74 – Umpah Umpah by Red Velvet
  • 75 – 19 by Stray Kids
  • 76 – Who Dat B by Jessi
  • 77 – % % by Apink
  • 78 – No One by Lee Hi, BI (iKON)
  • 79 – Butterfly by Loona
  • 80 – Breathe by AB6ix
  • 81 – PIRI by Dreamcatcher
  • 82 – Humph! by PENTAGON
  • 83 – Focus on Me by Jus2
  • 84 – Tattoo by THE BOYZ
  • 85 – Nap of a Star by TXT
  • 86 – TMT by Stray Kids
  • 87 - ME&YOU by EXID
  • 88 – Sha La La by Pentagon
  • 89 – I'm So Hot by Momoland
  • 90 – Under Cover by ACE
  • 91 - HOT by TWICE
  • 92 – DDD by The Boyz
  • 93 – Find You by MONSTA X
  • 94 - Wakey-Wakey by NCT 127
  • 95 – Stuck In My Head by TWICE
  • 96 – Savage by ACE
  • 97 - Poison by VAV
  • 98 - Ah Yeah by WINNER
  • 99 – Gleam by Mamamoo
  • 100 – Super Clap

List of Korean Soloists – K-Pop

Now let's share a list of Korean soloists and the year it happened. Let's start with the female soloists:

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Soloistdebut year
Ailee2012
Alice2010
amber2015
Ashley2018
bad2003
Baek A Yeon2012
Good2000
Chungha2017
CL2013
Dana2001
elkie2018
esna2015
eugene2003
Eunji2016
G.NA2010
gain2010
Ha:tfelt2014
Hara2015
heize2014
Hyolyn2013
Hyoyeon2016
Hyuna2010
UI2008
JEA2013
Jennie2018
Jenyer2016
Jessi2005
Jessica2016
Jieun2009
jimin2016
Jooyi2016
Kimi2018
Lee Hi2012
Lee Hyori2003
moon2016
Minzy2017
miryo2012
MiSo2017
moonbyul2018
narsha2010
Nicole Jung2014
Park Bom2009
Park Jimin2015
rosé2019
Seohyun2017
Shoo2010
Sojung2017
Solar2015
Somi2019
Sooyoung2018
Son Dambi2008
Soyeon2017
Soyou2017
Stephanie2012
Sunmi2013
suzy2017
Taeyeon2015
Tiffany Young2016
Uhm Junghwa1993
wheein2018
YoonA2016
Yubin2018
Yuri2018

Now male soloists:

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Soloistdebut year
baekhyun2019
Bobby2016
Chen2019
Daesung2008
G-Dragon2009
Holland2018
Today2018
Hero Jaejoong2013
JYPark1992
J-Hope2018
Jay Park2009
Jo Kwon2010
jonghyun2015
Jun.K2011
Jun Jin2006
June2013
K.Will2007
kangta2001
Kim Dongwan2007
Key2018
Kyuhyun2014
leo2018
one2017
Onew2018
Max Changmin2015
Mino2016
Psy2001
rain2002
Rap Monster2015
Ravi2016
Ryeowook2016
Samuel2017
Seo Taiji1998
Seungri2011
seven2003
sucks2016
TOP2010
table2011
taemin2016
Taeyang2008
U-Know Yunho2015
Woohyun2016
Wooyoung2012
yesung2016
Yoon2013
Zhou Mi2014
Zion.T2013

List of Korean idol groups

Below we will share a list of Korean idol groups from K-Pop and maybe another genre. The list is in alphabetical order and highlights groups from 2000 to 2019.

  • (G)I-DLE
  • 100%
  • 15&
  • 1team
  • 2AM
  • 2NE1
  • 2PM
  • 4minute
  • 5urprise
  • 8Eight
  • A-JAX
  • After School
  • AlphaBAT
  • TO THE
  • AOA Black
  • AOA Cream
  • apink
  • April
  • STAR
  • ATEEZ
  • BAP
  • B1A4
  • Bastarz
  • BEAST
  • BESTie
  • BIG BANG
  • BLACKPINK
  • Blanc7
  • Block B
  • Bolbbalgan4
  • Boyfriend
  • BP Rania
  • Brave Girls
  • Brown Eyed Girls
  • BtoB
  • BTS
  • busters
  • C-REAL
  • Cherry Bullet
  • chocolate
  • CLC
  • CocoSori
  • Coed School
  • Cosmic Girls
  • Crayon Pop
  • D-Unit
  • Dal★Shabet
  • Davichi
  • DAY6
  • DAY
  • DMTN
  • dreamcatcher
  • Dynamic Duo
  • Elris
  • Epik High
  • everglow
  • EvoL
  • EXID
  • EXO
  • EXO-CBX
  • f(x)
  • F-ve Dolls
  • FT Island
  • fiestar
  • Fromis 9
  • gangkiz
  • GD&TOP
  • Geegu
  • GFriend
  • Girl's Day
  • Girls' Generation
  • Girls' Generation-Oh!GG
  • Girls' Generation-TTS
  • GLAM
  • Global Icon
  • Golden Child
  • good day
  • GOT7
  • GP Basic
  • gugudan
  • HELLOVENUS
  • Highlight
  • man
  • HONEYST
  • IBI
  • IOI
  • iKON
  • Imfact
  • INFINITE
  • infinite H
  • INX
  • Isak N Jiyeon
  • ITZY
  • Iz One
  • JBJ
  • jewelry
  • JJ Project
  • JYJ
  • KARA
  • kard
  • KISS;
  • KNK
  • Ladies' Code
  • Longguo & Shihyun
  • Loona
  • Lunafly
  • MIB
  • mount
  • MAMAMOO
  • BUT
  • MASC
  • MBLAQ
  • miss A
  • MOBB
  • MOMOLAND
  • Monster X
  • Mr.Mr
  • MyB
  • MYTEEN
  • N-Train
  • n.flying
  • NCT
  • Nine Muses
  • Nine Muses A
  • NU'EST
  • Oh My Girl
  • ONEUS
  • ONEWE
  • Orange Caramel
  • POP
  • pentagon
  • Playback
  • Pristin
  • Pristin V
  • puretty
  • QBS
  • rainbow
  • Rania
  • Red Velvet
  • Rocket Punch
  • secret
  • seventeen
  • SF9
  • She'z
  • SHINee
  • SISTAR
  • Sistar19
  • Skarf
  • Snuper
  • SPEED
  • spica
  • SS501
  • stellar
  • Stray Kids
  • Sunny Hill
  • super junior
  • Super Junior-D&E
  • Super Junior-Happy
  • Super Junior-KRY;
  • Super Junior-M
  • Super Junior-T
  • SUPER M
  • Supernova
  • T-ara
  • T-ara N4
  • Tahiti
  • Teen Top
  • The Ark (group)
  • The BOSS
  • The Boyz
  • The Grace
  • The Rose
  • The SeeYa
  • Tiny-G
  • Top Dog
  • TRAX
  • train
  • Triple H
  • Trouble Maker
  • TVXQ
  • TWICE
  • two X
  • TXT
  • U-KISS
  • Ulala Session
  • UNB
  • unicorn
  • UP10TION
  • VAV (band)
  • victor
  • vivid
  • VIXX
  • VIXX LR
  • Wa$$up
  • Wanna One
  • Weki Meki
  • Winner
  • Wonder Girls
  • X1
  • ZE:A

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