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Lim Young-Woong, BLACKPINK, IU, & More, The Best Singers For The Month Of January!

by Victoria Marian Belmis / Jan 24, 2022 03:04 AM EST

Lim Young Woong made netizens and fans proud as he went on to rank first place in this month's brand reputation rankings for singers.

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The Korean Business Research Institute made netizens and K-pop fans excited as they dropped their rankings regarding the popularity of K-pop boy groups and girl groups in terms of brand reputation rankings for the first month of the year.

The brand reputation ranking for individual K-pop girl group members were then recently released, and now, the popularity of Korean singers has been released. Did your favorite Korean singer make the list? Find out here!

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

The data that The Korean Business Research Institute gathered regarding the brand reputation rankings for K-pop girl group members were taken from the dates of the 22nd of December 2021 up until the 22nd of January 2022!

Starting off the top 3 is HYBE's BTS as the K-pop boy group garnered a brand reputation index of 12,081,684 for the month of January.

BLACKPINK rose to second place after seeing an increase of 186.50% in their brand reputation index since December, collecting a total index of 12,160,011 for January.

Popular trot singer Lim Young Woong took home the top spot in this month's list as he gathered a brand reputation index of 12,515,103 for January.

Here is the list for the top 30 Korean singers in terms of brand reputation ranking for the month of January:

#30 BE'O



#27 Lee Young Ji

#26 Kim Hee Jae

#25 Sung Si Kyung

#24 Red Velvet

#23 NCT

#22 Girls' Generation's Taeyeon

#21 Red Velvet's Joy


#19 Lee Seung Yoon

#18 Jang Min Ho

#17 Oh My Girl

#16 Song Ga In

#15 Lee Seung Gi

#14 Lee Solomon


#12 Jeong Dong Won

#11 Park Chang Geun

#10 Lee Mujin


#8 aespa

#7 Kang Daniel

#6 IVE

#5 Lee Chan Won

#4 IU

#3 BTS


#1 Lim Young Woong

Congratulations to all Korean singers who made the list!

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