• Cole Yoon

THESE WERE THE MOST WATCHED KPOP GROUPS OF 2021

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A netizen posted on an online community forum titled "The true popularity of idol groups among Koreans based on YouTube view counts.jpg". The post included lists of male and female idols ranked according to their YouTube view counts in the year 2021.


The rankings ranged from 1 to 50 and reflected the total number of views between December 26, 2020 and December 26, 2021.


BTS, Seventeen, Big Bang, NCT Dream, NCT 127, SHINee, EXO, DAY6, TOMORROW x TOGETHER, and Stray Kids all made the Top 10 list of male idols.

IU, BLACKPINK, aespa, TWICE, Brave Girls, Oh My Girl, Red Velvet, ITZY, IZ*ONE, and Taeyeon all made the Top 10 list of female idols.