Streaming is one of the biggest indicators of popularity in the music world, with hundreds of charts dedicated to determining stream count results. K-Pop is the same, with streaming playing a large part in award show results.
Chartmaster, a platform dedicated to streaming results, features a list of the most streamed artists ever across all digital service platforms (DSPs), and many in the top 1,000 are K-Pop artists!
Here are the top 20 most streamed K-Pop idols on the list!
Aespa came in 20th of all K-Pop acts and 736th overall with 4.297 billion streams.
IVE came in 19th of all K-Pop acts and 729th overall with 4.325 billion streams.
18. BTS’ Jimin
BTS‘s Jimin came in 18th of all K-Pop acts and 724th overall with 4.355 billion streams.
BIGBANG came in 17th of all K-Pop acts and 654th overall with 4.773 billion streams.
ENHYPEN came in 16th of all K-Pop acts and 624th overall with 5.068 billion streams.
15. NCT DREAM
NCT DREAM came in 15th of all K-Pop acts and 545th overall with 5.590 billion streams.
14. NCT 127
NCT 127 came in 544th of all K-Pop acts and 544th overall with 5.596 billion streams.
13. BTS’s Jungkook
BTS‘s Jungkook came in 13th of all K-Pop acts and 532th overall with 5.701 billion streams.
ITZY came in 12th of all K-Pop acts and 526th overall with 5.750 billion streams.
IU came in 11th of all K-Pop acts and 417th overall with 6.998 billion streams.
(G)I-DLE came in 10th of all K-Pop acts and 411th overall with 7.123 billion streams.
9. Red Velvet
Red Velvet came in 9th of all K-Pop acts and 381th overall with 7.453 billion streams.
TXT came in 8th of all K-Pop acts and 371st overall with 7.626 billion streams.
EXO came in 7th of all K-Pop acts and 357th overall with 7.815 billion streams.
NewJeans came in 6th of all K-Pop acts and 347th overall with 7.961 billion streams.
SEVENTEEN came in 5th of all K-Pop acts and 206th overall with 11.623 billion streams.
4. Stray Kids
Stray Kids came in 167th of all K-Pop acts and 167th overall with 13.565 billion streams.
TWICE came in 3rd of all K-Pop acts and 119th overall with 16.741 billion streams.
BLACKPINK came in 2nd of all K-Pop acts and 74th overall with 21.888 billion streams.
BTS came in 1st among all K-Pop acts and 6th overall with 71.002 billion streams.