Here Are The “Most Iconic” Members For These 3rd Generation K-Pop Groups, According To Korean Netizens

Meet the “Mascots!” 💖

Based on an online survey of about 10,000 Korean netizens, here are the “most iconic” members for these 3rd generation K-Pop groups! While each and every member plays an irreplaceable part in their respective groups, these selected members are — according to the Korean netizens who put in their votes — “the mascots,” or the faces that “represent” the group!


Collecting a whopping 8,982 votes out of the 9,707 total, Jennie is “the face of BLACKPINK.” Always in the spotlight for her voice, her bod, her fashion, and even her pets…

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… we know this to be true: Jennie is nothing short of iconic!

BLACKPINK’s Jennie | @jennierubyjane/Instagram

2. BTS

From the 8,257 votes thrown in for BTS members, V ranked the highest at 3,037. Constantly going viral, being turned into memes, and collecting nicknames…

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… V is — undoubtedly — a superstar indeed.

BTS’s V | @bts_bighit/Twitter


According to the vote count, Nayeon is the member that best represents TWICE — with 8,854 votes to herself, out of the 9,891 collected! From her unparalleled vocals to drop dead gorgeous visuals, topped with her adorable personality that could light up an entire room…

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… it’s no wonder Nayeon is so widely loved!

TWICE’s Nayeon | @twicetagram/Instagram


SEVENTEEN members received a total of 6,413 votes, split up nicely among themselves. Seungkwan came in first with 2,114 votes though — making him  the fan-selected mascot for SEVENTEEN.

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Looks like he’s everyone’s boo now!

| @pledis_boos/Instagram

5. Red Velvet

And finally, Korean fans said it’s Irene‘s face they think of first when they hear “Red Velvet” — proving it with 5,471 out of 9,830 votes for the member! As the group’s  trustworthy leader and unnie…

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… perhaps it only makes sense that fans associate her with the throne!

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