Spotify Unveils Its 2019 Most Streamed K-Pop Group List

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2019 marks a sensational year for K-Pop

It has transcended all around the world, dominating charts after charts, setting records, making milestones.

The world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service, Spotify, has announced the list for its 2019 Most Streamed K-Pop Group.

Top 5 Most Streamed K-Pop artists

With over 248 million people around the world who listened to K-Pop music in 2019, it has  became a resounding phenomenon.


On December 5, Spotify announced its top 5 most streamed K-pop artists with the Korean boyband sensation, BTS, topping the list.

According to Spotify’s data, over 3 billion streams globally are for BTS alone. Adding to BTS’s accolades is its global hit, Boy With Luv (feat. Hasley), garnering more than 300 million streams to date.

The second on Spotify’s list is the popular girl group, BLACKPINK, whose song, “Kill This Love,” was the second most-streamed track of the year.

TWICE, the 9-member girl group from JYP, that has been dominating the charts in Korea and Japan, came in third.

Powerhouse boyband EXO, who won quite a number of awards for their music is the fourth most-streamed artist.  Roundinh up the top 5 list is Red Velvet, with its unique and colorful sounding music.

Spotify has wrapped up the 2019 Global K-Pop Top Lists. Check them below:

Most Streamed K-Pop Artists

  1. BTS
  3. TWICE
  4. EXO
  5. Red Velvet
  7. Stray Kids
  8. NCT 127
  9. iKON
  10. GOT7

Most Streamed K-Pop Tracks

  1. Boy With Luv (feat. Halsey) – BTS, Halsey 
  2. Kill This Love – BLACKPINK 
  3. Kiss and Make Up – BLACKPINK, Dua Lipa
  7. Way Back Home (feat. Conor Maynard) – Sam Feldt Edit – Conor Maynard, SHAUN, Sam Feldt
  9. DNA – BTS
  10. Make It Right – BTS

Most Streamed K-Pop Collaborations

  1. Boy With Luv (feat. Halsey) – BTS, Halsey 
  2. Kiss and Make Up – BLACKPINK, Dua Lipa
  3. Way Back Home (feat. Conor Maynard) – Sam Feldt Edit – Conor Maynard, SHAUN, Sam Feldt
  4. Waste It On Me (feat. BTS) – BTS, Steve Aoki 
  5. POP/STARS – (G)I-DLE, Jaira Burns, K/DA, League of Legends, Madison Beer
  6. Dream Glow (BTS World Original Soundtrack) – Pt. 1 – BTS, Charli XCX
  7. The Truth Untold – BTS, Steve Aoki
  8. MIC Drop (Steve Aoki Remix) [Full Length Edition] – BTS, Steve Aoki
  9. A Brand New Day (BTS World Original Soundtrack) [Pt. 2] – BTS, Zara Larsson
  10. IDOL – BTS, Nicki Minaj

PR Source:  Spotify

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