Who are the K-heroes of SNS? – Part 4: Facebook
We have reached the last installment of our SNS series, let’s see who the most popular artists are on Facebook!
#10 Kim Hyun-joong
This list is a little more balanced than our Twitter and Instagram lists were, where individual members of certain bands literally flooded the list. 10th place goes to SS501 member Kim Hyun-joong, who has been an acclaimed solo artist, as well as actor in recent years. You can follow him at @kimhyunjoong, adding up to his 3.9 million followers.
Bigbang‘s leader as a solo artist has 4.6 million followers, and he has been a stable item on all of our SNS top lists. It looks like his popularity is sky-rocketing. Follow him at @gdragon.
S.M. Entertainment‘s trendy male band currently stands at 5.6 million followers. Check them out at @shinee.
#7 Kim Beom
Actor Kim Beom of Boys Over Flowers fame is at 7th place with 6.2 million followers, proving the strength of K-dramas in the Korean wave. Visit his page at @kimbeom.
#6 Girls’ Generation
Ladies appear to be in the minority with regards to SNS popularity, our list also only has two girl bands, one of them, at #6 are Girls’ Generation, with 6.5 million followers. Check them out at @girlsgeneration.
#5 Super Junior
While they rule Twitter, Super Junior landed in the middle of the Facebook popularity top list. Add up to their 7.7 million followers at @superjunior.
2NE1 rule the ladies’ department in Facebook popularity with 7.8 million fans. You can also follow them at @2ne1.
#3 Big Bang
Big Bang tops the bands’ list here, as well as on YouTube, which earned them an overall third place with 8.2 million likes at @BIGBANG.
Psy is the most popular Korean musician on Facebook, with 12 million likes, handing him the silver medal in our top list. You can follow him, too, at @officialpsy.
#1 Lee Minho
The number one K-star on Facebook at the moment is none other than heartthrob Lee Minho, a key figure of the hallyu wave of television series. He has a staggering number of likers, standing at almost 15 million. Follow him at @OfficialLeeMinho.
Who do you follow from the above celebrities?
Source: Socialbakers, photo sources: the respective Facebook accounts, as referenced above.
Disclaimer: The list does not take unofficial fan pages into account.
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