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BTS’ Jimin and BIGBANG’s G-Dragon Reign As Top Male Idols In November Brand Rankings

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Hats off to BTS’ Jimin and BIGBANG’s G-Dragon for being named as the leading male idol group members in the month of November!

According to the latest data released by the Korean Business Research Institute, visual-blinding and multi-talented Hallyu stars BTS’ Jimin and BIGBANG’s G-Dragon are the top male idols in this month’s individual brand reputation rankings.

The rankings were based on various factors including consumer participation, media, communication, and community indices analyzed by the organization.

Particularly, it extracted a total of 162,499,105 pieces of data among numerous boy group members from October 15 to November 15.

BTS’ Jimin Maintaining His Glorious Spot

Out of 565 K-Pop boy group members, Jimin of worldwide boy band BTS was able to impressively hold on to his glorious spot at No.1.

Notably, the sweet and adorable idol has maintained his ranking for eleven consecutive months now. Moreover, he was able to score a brand reputation index of 9,861,176.

READ: BTS’ Jimin & EXO’s Baekhyun Lead October Brand Rankings Among Idol Boy Group Members

Some of the high-ranking phrases in his keyword analysis are his recent “birthday”, their beloved supporters “ARMY”, and “blood donation”.

Moreover, the flattering words like “cool”, “love”, and “participate” are included as Jimin’s high-ranking related terms.

The return of BIGBANG’s G-Dragon

Coming in to grab the second place is G-Dragon from the legendary K-Pop boy band BIGBANG.

The well-loved fashion icon and idol obtained the high-rank after an amazing rise in his score since last month. In particular, he was able to score a brand reputation index of 8,744,418 for November.

On October 26, he received a warm welcome from thousands of fans as he officially finished his mandatory stint in the military.

His fellow BIGBANG members Taeyang and Daesung likewise successfully completed their military service last week.

READ: BIGBANG’s G-Dragon Vows To Return In The K-Pop Scene After Completing His Military Service

BTS’ Jungkook Rising At Third Place

Another member from BTS has also secured an amazing rank this month. Acquiring the third spot is the group’s beloved “golden maknae” Jungkook who received a brand reputation index of 6,845,846.

READ: BigHit Entertainment Reassures Fans That BTS’ Jungkook Is Well After Minor Car Collision

Rounding up our top-five list are two other members from BTS namely V and Jin, who placed fourth and fifth, respectively.

V has taken over the fourth rank with a 6,339,900 brand reputation index. Jin, on the other hand, recorded a total of 4,605,498.

Check out the other K-Pop boy group members who made it in this month’s Top 30:

#6 BTS’ Suga

#7 NU’EST’s Minhyun

#8 BTS’s RM

#9 ASTRO’s Cha Eun Woo

#10 NU’EST’s Baekho

#11 NU’EST’s JR

#12 NU’EST’s Ren

#13 MONSTA X’s Shownu

#14 BIGBANG’s Taeyang

#15 BTS’s J-Hope

#16 BIGBANG’s Daesung

#17 HOTSHOT’s Ha Sung Woon

#18 EXO’s Sehun

#19 EXO’s Suho

#20 WINNER’s Song Mino

#21 EXO’s Chanyeol

#22 VICTON’s Choi Byung Chan

#23 EXO’s Baekhyun

#24 NU’EST’s Aron

#25 EXO’s Kai

#26 WINNER’s Kang Seung Yoon

#27 SF9’s Rowoon

#28 Super Junior’s Kim Heechul

#29 B.A.P’s Youngjae

#30 Super Junior’s Kyuhyun

READ: Top K-Pop Boy Groups In November Brand Rankings: BTS, EXO, NU’EST, Super Junior, BIGBANG, & More

Source: Korean Business Research Institute

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