Here Are The 30 Most Popular Idols In Korea Right Now


The Korean Business Research Institute has released its monthly brand reputation rankings for every idol in Korea.

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Each month the institute analyses various metrics such as media coverage and community awareness of over 900 people to determine the most popular idols in the nation.


Jimin is once again the top of the list with Kang Daniel and Ha Sungwoon making great strides in popularity behind him. MAMAMOO’s Hwasa is the highest ranked female idol on the list, narrowly beating Jennie. Here are the 30 most popular idols in Korea.

1. Jimin (BTS)


2. Kang Daniel


3. Ha Sung Woon (HOTSHOT)


4. V (BTS)


5. Jungkook (BTS)




6. Hwasa (MAMAMOO)


7. Jennie (BLACKPINK)


8. Cha Eun Woo (ASTRO)


9. Jin (BTS)


10. Suga (BTS)




11. RM (BTS)


12. Yoon Ji Sung


13. Ong Seongwoo


14. Wheein (MAMAMOO)


15. Lai Kuanlin




16. Jenny (DIA)


17. J-Hope (BTS)


18. Yeonwoo (MOMOLAND)


19. Chani (SF9)


20. Jimin (AOA)




21. Solar (MAMAMOO)


22. Jisoo (BLACKPINK)


23. Park Ji Hoon


24. Soyeon ((G)I-DLE)


25. Jihyo (TWICE)




26. Moonbyul (MAMAMOO)


27. Yuna (ITZY)


28. Yuqi ((G)I-DLE)


29. Yujin (IZ*ONE)


30. Dongwoo (INFINITE)


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