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BLACKPINK Tops This Month’s Rankings For Most Popular K-Pop Girl Groups! See Full List Here!

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Jan 09, 2022 06:27 AM EST

The Korean Business Research Institute began 2022 with a bang as they dropped their rankings regarding the popularity of K-pop boy groups for the first month of the year.

READ: BTS, NCT, Stray Kids, & more: The Most Popular K-Pop Boy Groups Of January 2022!

Greeting 2022 popularly, they once again released a brand reputation ranking but this time for K-pop girl groups. Did your favorite K-pop girl group make this month's popularity ranking? Find out below!

The data that The Korean Business Research Institute gathered regarding the brand reputation rankings for K-pop girl groups ranges from the dates of the 9th of December 2021 up until the 8th of January 2022!

Third-generation K-pop queens began the top 5 as SM Entertainment's Red Velvet, and JYP Entertainment's TWICE took the fifth and fourth, respectively. Red Velvet garnered a total index of 2,547,622 and TWICE was able to collect 3,067,624 for January.

READ: BTS's Jungkook, MAMAMOO's Wheein, ASTRO's Cha Eun Woo, & More: Top K-Pop Aces Of 2021!

Taking home the bronze medal is aespa, retaining their place at third with a brand reputation index of 3,497,177 this January. The K-pop girl group saw a 27.08% increase in their score since December.

The rookie K-pop girl group IVE came in at a very close second as they made their highly-anticipated debut on the ranking with a brand reputation index of 5,442,980 for January. 

YG Entertainment's global K-pop girl group BLACKPINK remained at the top spot as they had a brand reputation index of 5,619,627 for January of 2022. BLACKPINK was able to have an 8.42% rise in its score since last month.

READ: Stray Kids' Bang Chan Reveals A Special Birthday Gift He Received From BLACKPINK Lisa!

Here is the full top 30 list for K-pop girl groups in terms of brand reputation ranking for the month of January:


#29 EXID

#28 Weki Meki

#27 cignature

#26 f(x)

#25 Dreamcatcher

#24 WJSN

#23 (G)I-DLE


#21 DIA

#20 ITZY

#19 fromis_9



#16 Girl's Day



#13 Brave Girls


#11 Weeekly

#10 Kep1er


#8 Apink

#7 Girls' Generation

#6 Oh My Girl

#5 Red Velvet


#3 aespa

#2 IVE


Congratulations to all the K-pop girl groups who ranked high this January!

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