TWICE, BLACKPINK, & ITZY Announced As Top Three Girl Groups In August Brand Rankings

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Congratulations to TWICE, BLACKPINK, and ITZY for being hailed as the leading K-Pop female groups for the month of August!

According to the recent data released by the Korean Business Research Institute, K-Pop girl groups TWICE, BLACKPINK, and ITZY are this month’s top girl groups.

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The brand reputation rankings were determined through the various indices of consumer participation, media, communication, and community. The institute particularly extracted a total of 97,136,705 pieces of data from July 9 to August 10.

TWICE In The Lead

Out of the said massive amount of data, TWICE was able to acquire a brand reputation index of 7,214,998. Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Jihyo, Sana, Momo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu were able to grab the first place thanks to the shy 1.27 percent increase in their score from July.


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Some of the high-ranking phrases in the K-Pop nonet’s keyword analysis included “love”, “prepare”, and “launch”. The words “Jihyo”, “Momo”, and “dating” are likewise present as the girls’ highest-ranking related terms.

BLACPINK Securing The Second Spot

Following closely at second place is femme fatale group BLACKPINK. Specifically, the quartet, who was able to maintain their rank, scored a brand reputation index of 7,122,359.

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In other news, Jennie, Jisoo, Rose, and Lisa, recently celebrated their third debut anniversary late last week. They posted captivating photos along with heartfelt messages to each other and to their beloved Blinks.

ITZY Rising To Third Place

Placing fourteenth in last month’s rankings, “super rookie” ITZY showed off their growing popularity as they jumped to the third spot in August. Yeji, Ryujin, Chaeryoung, Lia, and Yuna were able to acquire the high-rank thanks to the impressive 220.36 percent rise in their score. In particular, the quintet obtained a brand reputation index of 7,072,567.

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Moreover, rounding up our top five list are Red Velvet and IZ*ONE who grabbed the fourth and fifth places, respectively. Previously topping the list, Red Velvet fell at fourth spot with a score of 6,552,381. IZ*ONE, on the other hand, acquired a brand reputation index of 6,245,457.

Here are the other K-Pop girl group who made it in this month’s Top 30:

#6 Girls’ Generation


#8 Oh My Girl


#10 WJSN (Cosmic Girls)

#11 Lovelyz

#12 T-ara


#14 Apink

#15 fromis_9


#17 (G)I-DLE

#18 AOA


#20 Girl’s Day




#24 Berry Good

#25 EXID

#26 Weki Meki


#28 Busters

#29 f(x)

#30 DreamCatcher

Source: rekorea.net

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