Kpop is a musical genre that has achieved considerable growth in recent years, even this style from South Korea is currently heard by many people around the world. Some of the kpop groups that have achieved international fame are Red Velvet, EXO, and BlackPink.
Long ago the rock genre was the one that dominated the whole world, then, in a slightly more current time, Reggaeton was the most listened genre between people, however, today we can say that kpop is the genre that more coverage has globally.
It is becoming more and more common to see young people listening songs from well-known kpop groups through social networks, on the streets or anywhere, but also, the most incredible thing is that they not only listen them, they also create choreographies or memorize the ones that the groups present in their music videos showing the passion that they have for this genre.
Some people believe that the success of this musical genre is thanks to the commercial physical appearance of the artists because the clothes, their hair colors or the videos are very attractive for the general public. But despite this, kpop is a genre that has never remained stuck in the same, they always try to include new things and this is one of the most important factors of the success of this genre.
On the other hand, the choreographies are another important key because they are made without including things from traditional pop, for this reason they are modern and powerful. In addition, the artists keep an excellent attitude while they are on stage and this makes them authentic idols who have a large number of followers around the world.
Next, we present you the best kpop groups so you could understand the reasons for the great success they have achieved during all this time.
The 10 best Kpop groups in history
This group is currently made up of nine members and is considered one of the best Kpop groups of the moment. One of the interesting facts about this group is that it has Korean and Chinese members, and this group became popular when SM Entertainment released promotional videos for each of them.
In these videos we can watch each artist demonstrating their skills in dancing, singing and even martial arts. Even though this group has sub-units with 12 boys in total, when the songs Wolf and Growl were released, all the people were shocked to see so many boys dancing the choreographies very energetically.
Thanks to the originality of this Kpop group, the members were able to mark a before and after in this wide musical world. TOP, Daesung, Taeyand, Seungri, and GDRAGON celebrated their 10-year career in 2016. Currently, it is a group that could got some awards and recognitions in Asia and has also been part of the Billboard charts.
Among the most successful songs are Fantastic Baby, LOSER and Bang Bang Bang, which has had more than 460 million views on YouTube. These and many more are some of the songs that this Kpop group has given to its audience in recent years.
BTS is the band that has the biggest number of fans around the world because in every corner the songs of this group are part of the top 1. This Kpop group is known in America, India, Africa and Asia and it is impossible to enter to any social network and not find videos or songs from them.
On Tik Tok, for example, many people post dances with choreographies of the videos of these boys, on the other hand, with the song Boy With Luv they broke the record of more than 870 million views on YouTube.
Currently the group has stopped being active because all its members decided to focus on their independent careers. Despite this, SS501 continues being part of the list of the most important Kpop groups in all history. In 2005, this group won a Korean television show where the groups that performed afterward followed in their footsteps to achieve success.
In addition that they had performed some songs, they were also part of the cast of one of the most famous Korean novels in the world, we are talking about Boys Over Flowers.
Twice is a Kpop group that was formed in 2015 during a Korean reality show called SIXTEEN. It is made up of nine girls and one of them is American and the other Taiwanese. If we talk about the reason for the success of this group, we can say that it is thanks to their way of mixing classic Kpop melodies with rap. They have won over 28 awards in Asia and have also been nominated for Billboard Awards and MTV Europe Music Awards.
Currently BlackPink is considered one of the best and most popular girl groups in the world. One of the most recent achievements that we can mention is the record of 150 million views with the video How You Like That. The girls that make up this group are Lisa, Rosé, Jennie and Jisoo. Thanks to the success that this group has had, they have collaborated with renowned artists such as Dua Lipa with whom they sang the song Kiss and Make Up.
The songs of this musical group could be part of the most listened within some platforms like Spotify. In 2014, with the album Perfect Velvet where there are Kpop and R&B mixes, these five girls made a huge leap to fame. The song Psycho was the most successful song so far and there is no fan of this musical genre who has not heard this song until now.
This group was founded in 2008 and they achieved greater recognition thanks to the Internet because here, agencies published videos or information about them while they were in the training stage to know the acceptance that the public had. This group managed to be the first Kpop group that has recorded in the Abbey Road studios where previously artists such as Michel Jackson, U2, Queen have been.
Thanks to the wide variety of styles that this group has, it has been able to succeed in some parts of the world. Super Junior is made up of 11 members and despite the fact that some of its members keeps solo careers, they continue being united thanks to those sub-units that allow them to perform some performances. One of the latest hits of this group is One More Time where they sing fragments in Spanish for their Latino fans.
Girls ’Generation is without a doubt another of the best Kpop girl groups. The creation of this group was with the idea of satisfying all the demands that the Asian public had. In 2009, this group achieved international fame thanks to the song GEE that has more than 255 million views on YouTube.