The Top 3 Most Popular K-Pop Bands in the US

Korean Pop or “K-Pop”, as many would prefer to call it, has been hitting like a storm all over the world. Topping the charts and beating records left and right, the fanbase of the K-Pop community continues to grow in size day by day. And as the hottest K-Pop music groups and bands capture the hearts of their admirers and fans nonstop, the talent and music that comes from the expanding industry is definitely worth keeping an eye on. 

But among the numerous talents that have risen in popularity in the K-Pop scene, there are some who just definitely stand out among the rest. Commanding millions of followers and never failing to break the Internet whenever a new song or album is announced, there are some who would definitely be deserving of the title of the “best of the best” in the K-Pop industry.


TWICE is a K-Pop girl group which made their official debut in 2015 under JYP Entertainment. The hit team, composed of 9 talented members, has captured the hearts of their fans for years since they first hit the spotlight. Known for their energetic and cheery vibe which helped them land into award-winning territory, TWICE is one of today’s biggest powerhouses in the K-Pop scene. With hits such as Fancy, What is Love?, and Feel Special, TWICE is definitely showing no signs of slowing down.

2. Blackpink

Formed by the powerhouse label YG Entertainment, the chart-topping South Korean girl group Blackpink is one of today’s biggest names not only in the K-Pop industry, but in the entire global music scene. Made up of only four members, Blackpink is one of the biggest forces to be reckoned with in the world of K-Pop. Blending together punk edginess with a preppy style, Blackpink has taken the world by storm with hits such as Kill This Love and How You Like That.

1. BTS

BTS is one of the few talents which rarely needs any introduction — especially as they won over fans from all over the world in the past few years ever since they went international. Winning awards from organizations such as the American Music Awards and earning nominations from the prestigious Grammy Awards. They are known for musical hits such as Butter, Dynamite, and Boy With Luv. 

By Neil Gregorio

Neil Gregorio is a graduating university student who writes as a hobby; when he is away from the keyboard, he spends his time watching Japanese animated shows and jamming out to his favorite rock music.