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Top 10: Most Popular Korean Boy Groups 2015


The world cannot deny the fact the Korean entertainment has now dominated the international spotlight. We can see how it drastically gone into its peak and is continuously sparkling and shining with the most popular groups. The creation of idol groups are dramatically popular in Asia as young Korean boys and girls who has the extraordinary talent and passion for singing and dancing unite and form in groups... which is, in fact, a wonderful sight to see.

Members of K-pop groups had undergone several years of training to achieve perfection in their music, dance, and actions. They are all dedicated, hardworking, and passionate people whose hearts are set for the audience. All the groups are amazing and unique in their own ways, and it's really hard to choose who's the best among them, but in the eyes of the fans, they can never be the same. For the fans, one group is better, cooler, and hotter than the other. In fact, they have already created their 'Biases'. Fans all over the world had already created their own judgment and criteria, and now, to see what the fans' favors are, let's find out who's in at the list of Top 10's most popular Korean boy group in early 2015.



"위너" - Winner's incredible talent brings them into all achievements they already have now. Going back, the boys were the successful finalists, chosen by the public thru voting in a reality-survival show called "Who is Next: WIN" as "Team A" until they gained the opportunity to be a group called "WINNER" under YG Entertainment. They are the first YG boy group after 8 years, where Big Bang was formed. Today, the group has five members, namely: Kang Seung-yoon, Song Min-ho, Kim Jinwoo, Nam Taehyun, and Lee Seunghoon. They made their Korean debut on August 15, 2014 at YG Family Concert, and on September 10, they made their debut in Japan. Their debut is considered one of the best K-pop debuts of 2014. Thumbs up to them!



"빅스" - Voice, Visual, Value in Excelsis, also known as "VIXX" is another popular K-pop boy group, the sixth boy band signed under Jellyfish Entertainment. They gained popularity in 2013, a year after their debut. All the members of the group were participants of a reality show called "MyDOL", and the name "VIXX" was chosen by viewer votes. Today, there are six members of the group, namely: N, Leo, Ken, Ravi, Hongbin, and Hyuk. They made their debut on May 24, 2012 with their first album, "Super Hero" launched on M! Countdown. They also made their international performance in Otakon Convention in Baltimore, Maryland on July 27, 2012. Today, they have released several albums, and received 21 awards from South Korea and other International events.

8. Super Junior


"슈퍼주니어" - Super Junior is another popular boy band founded in 2005 under S.M Entertainment. They are known internationally for their outstanding performances and their breakthrough album "Sorry Sorry". They also won many awards such as the Golden Disk Award, MTV Asia Awards, and the MTV Europe Music Award. Super Junior originally debuted with twelve members, with Leeteuk as the leader, and Heechul, Hankyung, Yesung, Kangin, Shindong, Sungmin, Eunhyuk, Donghae, Siwon, Ryeowook and Kibum as members. Another passionate member, Kyuhyun, joined the group in 2006. They are popular worldwide for their music and hit songs, and they are also being invited to shows as hosts and guests.

7. Shinee


"샤이니" - Also known as SHINee, is an awesome boy group formed under S.M. Entertainment in 2008. The group consists of Onew, Jonghyun, Key, Minho, and Taemin, who started their career in entertainment as boys, and now performing on stage as talented men. They have six full-length albums, (of which three are in Japanese language), five mini-albums, three live albums and various Japanese singles. They made their Japanese debut on June 22, 2011 with their Japanese version of the single "Replay". The group is also well-known for having a good sense of fashion, therefore having the fashion icon called, "Shinee Trend".

6. Got7


"갓세븐" - Got7's hip hop style makes their group incredibly amazing. Formed in 2014 under JYP entertainment, the group was formed having multinational members from South Korea, America, HongKong, and Thailand. Today, Got7 has seven members, with JB as its leader, and Mark, Jr., Jackson, Youngjae, Bambam, and Yugyeom as members.They made their debut with their hit performance on M! Countdown with their single "Girls Girls Girls". They released their first full album entitled "Identify" on November 2014. They continue to become popular with their hit songs that are totally in today's trend.



"비스트" - BEAST or B2ST, is another popular K-pop group formed in 2009 by Cube Entertainment. Today, the group has six members, namely Yoon Doo-joon, Jang Hyun-seung, Yong Jun-hyung, Yang Yo-seob, Lee Gi-kwang, and Son Dong-woon. Their incredible talent in singing and dancing brought them to the top list of most popular K-pop groups this year, and to this very day, they have numerous supporters from around the world. Beast has also won a few big awards including the Bunsang Award in 2011 and 20012 consecutively as well as the Melon Music Award. They have also released two full-length albums and seven mini albums.

4. Infinite


"인피니트" - Created by Woollim Entertainment in 2010, Infinite band continues to be at the top rank of the most popular K-pop group since their debut. They became more famous in 2013 with its hit album "The Challenge" , with over 160,000 copies of that mini album sold, and dubbed as the best selling album in that year. The group comprises seven members: L, Hoya, Sungkyu, Sungyeol, Woohyun, Dongwoo, and Sungjong. Their amazing achievement in the entertainment world brought them into the peak of their success, and in 2014, another successful album was released, entitled "Season 2".

3. Exo


"엑소" - Whether you're inside South Korea or not, locally or internationally, Exo is a popular band that you'd probably hear anywhere. Dubbed as 2014's most popular K-pop boy group, the continue to compete with the title of being the most popular band of 2015. Members of this band are combined from China and South Korea, and was created in 2011 under S.M Entertainment. Their superior talent in singing and dancing made their huge success for only a short period of time. They already received several awards including Godlen Disk Award and Mnet Asian Award. Members of the EXO-K are: Suho, Baekhyun, Chanyeol, D.O., Kai, and Sehun, while EXO-M members are Xiumin, Luhan, Kris, Lay, Chen, and Tao.

2. B.A.P

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"비에이피" -B.A.P, an acronym for Best, Absolute, Perfect, is a new hip hop band with six members formed under TS Entertainment. Their unique music makes them critically hit among young fans and audiences. They made their debut in 2012 with the song "Warrior", and a year later, made their debut in Japan which brings them to a higher level of success in the following years. The members of this amazing band are, Yong Guk, Him Chan, Dae Hyun, Young Jae, Jong Up, and Zelo. They are dubbed by MTV Korea as the "Versatile Group" because of their strong charisma on their performances. Fans are looking forward for more amazing songs to be made by this group.

1. BTS


"방탄소년단" -BTS, or the Bangtan Boys, is a newly formed boy group, created in 2013, and probably the hottest and freshest boy group to this year. In just a short period of time, in their career, they already made breakthrough hits, following their debut on June 2013 with the song "No More Dream". They have also won several awards, including the "New Artist of the Year" awards, including those at the 2013 MelOn Music Awards and Golden Disk Awards, and the 2014 Seoul Music Awards. The members of the group are V, Suga, Jin, Jung Kook, Rap Monster, Jimin, and J-hope, who are very talented in singing and dancing. Obviously, fans around the world can't simply wait to their next performances and more songs to come in the future!

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We are done with the countdown! For the meantime, we'll have the following set of top 10's most popular Korean boy group. Share us what you think about the list!

© 2015 Mare-sensei


Pearly June from Philippines on November 10, 2018:

No Big Bang? BTS was still not that much popular in 2015.

adej eam otneimsar on February 18, 2018:

EXO must be no 1

Jeniferrr on May 28, 2017:

Big Bang was #1 in 2015 that's for sure

Bts wasn't even that popular in 2015 but ok I guess ;-;

Bts fan on April 20, 2017:

BTS is the best of them all. Go ARMY's vote for BTS

kaehyun on March 08, 2017:


kate on December 21, 2016:

Bts group IS THE BEST

Khushi on December 10, 2016:

Only bts

Bts is the king band I love bts so so so much

xnyi234j on October 27, 2016:




Sehun on October 14, 2016:

i dont that bts is the most popular hows that happen only 3 of the are handsome

jessa on August 03, 2016:

what??!!.. i thought Big Bang is the number one ...

i like BigBang the most!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Rosa on July 04, 2016:

Why bts is number one ?where is Big bang?

b.a.p is number two !

go exo go...!

Gail on June 24, 2016:

Where is THE GREAT BIGBANG//!!!???

Gail on June 10, 2016:

jovie on May 19, 2016:

go ....go.. SHINEE !!!

Avy on May 17, 2016:

EXooooo!!!!!!!! No.1 foreVrrrrrr!!!!!!!

GOttttt ittttttt!!!!!!!!

Weirdo on April 07, 2016:

This such a bad article. Where is Big Bang? BTS number one? EXO is supposed to be a the first place!

jungkook on April 01, 2016:




kookie on March 29, 2016:



pres on March 18, 2016:

This is not correct. What is your bases ? FT Island is cool and awesome band

prems on March 18, 2016:

FT Island is awesome what rank it is.

caca on March 17, 2016:

I do not know what it is based. I think the exo is the most popular. Their popularity can not be doubted.

Thehun on March 16, 2016:

I was expecting Bigbang, because, you know, we all know that they are incredibly great but yeah, Bigbang's not included. By the way, I'm an EXO-L

Ls dragon on March 14, 2016:

I think this writer is nuts...i mean like duh where da hell is BIG BANG dey should be on da top and BTS on da second. #freak

MARK on February 23, 2016:


Jermidah on February 05, 2016:

I dont agree! Really. .

chimney bench ruiz on January 28, 2016:

BTS !! gogo..

#loyal army


*-* on January 23, 2016:

Seriously? Where's bigbang?? -.-

remzelfundal on January 12, 2016:

go bts fighting

makayla on January 01, 2016:

go go BTS!!!!! fighting!


but where is big bang!?

vbibp on December 31, 2015:

where's Big Bang??? I mean I like BTS, but WHERE IS BIG BANG!!! on December 28, 2015:

Infinite is the best kpop group indeed. they are so multitalented that none can be like they are. INFINITE BEST OF THE BEST GOGOGOGOGOOGOGOGO =3 =3 =3

sarah on December 25, 2015:

BTS and GOT7 fighting

Gabby Lidres on December 18, 2015:

This is so TRUE

Proud to be a BTS fan !!!!

E X O on December 15, 2015:


Mariel Macarampat on December 13, 2015:


jane on December 12, 2015:

go BTS ..


Doodoeladiee Kitten Chuu on December 02, 2015:

Uwaahh! after years of scrolling down, reading the articles, I was really shocked to see that BANGTAN BOYS were top 1! Oh yeah! BTS Saranghae (heart)

Irene on December 01, 2015:

Where the hell is bigbang.. lol

Lillian on November 22, 2015:

Yay! BTS got first! I'm so happy! But I feel like EXO should be in second place. Oh! And like the rest of the comments... Where's BigBang?

Deliana on November 02, 2015:

I wish Bts is always in top 10 and be a number 1

Kay on November 01, 2015:


pamu on October 24, 2015:

Lovely cn blue. They are the best. Where are they? We love yong hwa,min hyuk,jung shin and jong hyun........ don't worry cnblue we know that you are the best.

Jeannn on October 23, 2015:

where's bigbang????? they're my Top 1 best kpop boy group of all time

VMINKOOKGA on October 13, 2015:

YEAH!!!go BTS they deseved it for working hard and please stop hating you don't know what they're going through right now though just to be on just need to realize though....

Veju on September 29, 2015:

Infinite fighting!!!!!

Jongkook on September 28, 2015:

Love BYS❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

BubbleGumsSUGA♥ on September 26, 2015:



FabPinkyKee on September 26, 2015:


BTSLOVER♥ on September 26, 2015:


Aina Kookie on September 21, 2015:

At last, i can see BTS number 1, thank you very much. FIGHTING BANGTAN BOYS, 방탄소년난. 전정국사랑해. 호이팅

Kim hyungly on September 11, 2015:

My alien...

Kim tae hyung.....


angel jungkook lover on August 26, 2015:

go BTS army's are here

muna on August 19, 2015:


imfinethankyou on August 15, 2015:

what? BTS? hahaha I agree

Ashley on August 13, 2015:

Go exo ! Fighting ..

ArmyNewbee on August 12, 2015:

Hands down BTS deserves the top spot, I have been into k-pop for a long time now but never considered checking them out, and after I did...I'm stuck their performance, lyrics, voices...EVERYTHING!! Seriously proud to see how much work they put into everything they do and I wish them all the more success. #army

Roromato on August 06, 2015:

LOL, Bigbang has received many awards for many many years. Ofc, this voting is nothing. Why are you guys so exxaggerate? Let BTS winning the voting. Its making sense bcs they're so popular & young (and the army too)

Pororo on August 03, 2015:

Bangtan bangtan, bang bang taaaaannn

Pororo on August 03, 2015:

Bangtan bangtan, bang bang taaaan!

Halioua on August 02, 2015:

go bts

kikio on July 29, 2015:

BTS the most popular this year !!!

yu qing on July 28, 2015:

BTS fighting

supreya on July 28, 2015:

got 7 fighting

Tasnim on July 28, 2015:

Jin oppa jungkook maknae bangtan boys fighthing

Jella on July 28, 2015:

B.A.P is the best song writer, best vocalist, dance, and everything. Yea baby's here will support them no matter what

Maria on July 28, 2015:

BTS is the best !!!!...they're full of talents they've got everything in the entertainment world and yet they're all remain humble as ever...

BTS you deserved to be Number 1....

multitalent on July 28, 2015:

I think big three are BTS, Big Bang, and BAP.. triple B are the Best !!!

YaNiSe on July 27, 2015:

BAP #JusticeForBAP #ForeverBaby

ho-goo on July 27, 2015:

bts fighting ....^^

Luz on July 27, 2015:

Super Junior

kim mira on July 27, 2015:

yes BTS fightinggggggggggg

Dilek ARMY on July 27, 2015:

A.R.M.Y fighting!!!!!!!! BTS

susi E.S on July 27, 2015:



vivid on July 27, 2015:

The fans will support their idol.. The fans will say their idol be the first.. That's normal :v

Go BTS !!

vasty on July 27, 2015:

Bts... every night I pray to God so that one day I will can see u... I hope God answer to ma prayer.... u all got all da best things in the world

Angellina on July 27, 2015:

BTS fighting

NikLaforse on July 26, 2015:

BigBang #1 in 2015 that's for sure

proudA.R.M.Y on July 26, 2015:


THE BEST!!!!!!!! :D :) on July 26, 2015:

Joke of 2015!

Healer Luris on July 26, 2015:

Why Exo No 3 ?? I am really sad ! Exo must be the first !! :(

Ghemay on July 26, 2015:


hgkuygtfygyu on July 26, 2015:

Fighting BTS!!

Fina on July 26, 2015:

yeaah BTS (~‾▿‾)~

Babyz' on July 26, 2015:


donna on July 26, 2015:

go go exo figthing dont give up WE ARE ONE

Rya 슈가 on July 25, 2015:



Janey on July 25, 2015:

Ah, all the groups I love most are on here. BTS, BAP, GOT7, SHINee.

I really miss BAP. I'd really hate to see that group go, they have an enormous overflow of talent :(

Jun Cook on July 25, 2015:

Yeeaah that's ma boys, BTS !!!

aprillia ayu on July 25, 2015:

BTS fighting :*

BaeV013 on July 25, 2015:

Bts for the win!

raicathanhnhu on July 25, 2015:

BangTanSoYeonDan fighting

aldana on July 25, 2015:

Bang Bang Tan ... Yeah fighting (y) u deserve it at number 1 , incredible boy group BangTan Sonyeondan

luhleene kim on July 25, 2015:

bts for the win!!!!!!! go! go! go! aja!

irech kim on July 25, 2015:

im so proud that bangtan is no. 1 but i think bigbang shoukd ba no. 2

kwon jiyong on July 25, 2015:

For my opinion bigbang should be here...bigbang should be top 1/2 -,-

Irene on July 25, 2015:

Haters gonna hate...

BTS is the best !!! ♡

Cake on July 25, 2015:

this is just a joke

Rhea on July 25, 2015:

How about the big bang? Is this some kind of joke? -.-

Ayu A N on July 25, 2015:

Bts fighting

Dorra on July 25, 2015:

bigbang are kings of kpop xD they r always num 1

they can't compare them with other grp

so they can't be her

#BB #kings #VIP

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