These Are The 20 Most Popular Girl Groups In Korea Right Now

The hottest girl groups right now.

Based on brand ranking data between June 12 and July 13, these are the most popular K-Pop girl groups in Korea at the moment.


20. Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher will begin their Latin America tour on July 27 in Buenos Aires, Argentina and visit 5 cities in total before heading to KCON Los Angeles on August 12.


19. April

April haven’t made a comeback for several months now, but the members are still keeping busy with CF’s and Naeun acting in web drama Eighteen



LOONA revealed their fanclub name to be “Orbit” and have been preparing for their debut concert on August 19.



PRISTIN debuted their first unit group PRISTIN V to great success and have since been keeping their fans updated on their personal activities through social media. Kyulkyung has also been busy travelling between China and Korea for her Chinese activities.


16. EXID

EXID just completed their debut Japanese showcase back on June 27 ahead of the release of their Japanese version of “Up & Down” on August 22. Solji also announced that she will be making her return, both as a soloist and to EXID very soon!


15. T-ara

The T-ara members may not be an official group anymore, but they are still fighting to keep their group name. Hyomin is currently competing on MBC’s King of the Masked Singer while Eunjung is set to join the cast of KBS drama Lovely Horribly.


14. Oh My Girl

After their first sub-unit Oh My Girl Banhana completed promotions, the members have been busy preparing for their official Japanese debut, which will be on August 25.


13. Cosmic Girls

Cosmic Girls have been promoting with what seems like a different number of members each time they take the stage, due to member’s schedules. Mei Qi and Xuan Yi are currently promoting with China’s Produce 101‘s Rocket Girls, Cheng Xiao is also promoting in China, Luda is a cast on MBC’s Dunia, and Bona’s drama Your Hosue Helper just began airing last week.


12. fromis_9

fromis_9 has been promoting their second mini-album To. Day without member Jang Gyuri, who is currently participating in Produce 48. The group will travel to Los Angeles and take part in KCON LA, performing August 12.


11. AOA

AOA may be done with their promotions for “Bingle Bangle” but not before they proved they belong in the conversation of top girl groups in Korea, even though fans were concerned what the group dynamic would be after Choa left.


10. Lovelyz

Lovelyz will hold their second fan meeting Lovely Day 2 on July 28-29 and Jin will make her return to group promotions, previously taking a hiatus due to health issues.


9. (G)I-DLE

2018’s hottest rookie girl group finished up promotions for their debut title track “LATATA” over 1 month ago, but they have already made a lasting impact in the K-Pop world.



GFRIEND will make their comeback with their 7th mini-album Sunny Summer on July 19.


7. Girls’ Generation

The members of Girls’ Generation continue to promote individually, but that doesn’t stop them from ranking high on the minds of the public. Yuri is an MC on Kim Je Dong’s Talk To You 2, Tiffany released her debut American single “Over My Skin”, Seohyun’s drama Time is about to begin, and Taeyeon recently released her 4th mini-album Something New.


6. Mamamoo

Mamamoo will be making their comeback on July 16 with their 7th mini-album Red Moon. The title track “Egotistic” is filled with Latin vibes sure to heat up the summer.


5. Red Velvet

Red Velvet has been preparing for their solo concert REDMARE and may be making their comeback soon, thanks to a leak from Seulgi.



MOMOLAND’s latest release “BAAM” has been rising up the charts again, proving the entire nation of Korea can’t resist the girls’ charms.


3. Apink

Apink recently made their comeback with their 7th mini-album One & Six. The title track “I’m So Sick” has currently claimed 3 music show awards.



TWICE just made their comeback with Summer Nights and the title track “Dance The Night Away”, which is currently at the top of many music charts.



BLACKPINK takes the top of the leaderboard thanks to their impressive achievements with their SQUARE UP comeback, breaking many records for music video views and selling nearly 180,000 copies of their first mini-album, which is also their first physical album.

Source: Sports Chosun