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List of K-Pop Girl Group Members' Brand Reputation in January 2022

List of K-Pop Girl Group Members' Brand Reputation in January 2022

List of K-Pop Girl Group Members' Brand Reputation in January 2022
Who do you think are the members of the K-Pop girl group who got the highest brand reputation score this month? On the morning of Sunday (01/16), the Korean Business Research Institute has returned with their research results for K-Pop girl groups in South Korea.

The results of this research were obtained from data on 579 girl group members collected from December 16th, 2021 to January 16th, 2022.

BLACKPINK's Lisa managed to climb to first place this month, after achieving a total data sheet of 3,828,941 points, a drastic increase of 91.17%. Some of the keywords related to Lisa are 'LALISA', 'MONEY' and 'solo song'.

In second place was aespa member, Winter, who managed to obtain a total of 3,492,009 data sheets, an increase of 52.43%. Despite experiencing an increase of 28.55% from last month, BLACKPINK's Jennie slipped to third place after gaining a total of 3,397,512 points.

aespa's Karina managed to rank fourth with 3,273,701 points, while SNSD's Taeyeon was in fifth place with 3,096,724 points.

Check out the full ranking below:

1. BLACKPINK's Lisa
2. AESPA's Winter
3. BLACKPINK's Jennie
4. AESPA's Karina
5. SNSD's Taeyeon
6. SNSD's YoonA
7. BLACKPINK's Jisoo
8. RED VELVET's Joy
9. AESPA's Giselle
10. APINK's Son Naeun
11. AESPA's Ningning
12. RED VELVET's Irene
13. RED VELVET's Wendy
14. IVE's Leeseo
15. SNSD's Yuri
16. RED VELVET's Seulgi
17. GIRLS' DAY Hyeri
18. SNSD's Hyoyeon
19. DIA's Somyi
20. MAMAMOO's Wheein
21. Oh My Girl's Arin
22. TWICE's Jeongyeon
23. BLACKPINK's Rose
24. EXID's Hani
25. TWICE's Mina
26. IVE's Jang Won Young
27. RED VELVET's Yeri 
28. Kep1er's Choi Yu Jin
29. SNSD's Seohyun
30. MOMOLAND's JooE

Congratulations to the girl group members who got the highest brand reputation score this month! (www.onkpop.com)

List of Most Popular Boy Groups in January 2022

List of Most Popular Boy Groups in January 2022

List of Most Popular Boy Groups in January 2022
The list of the most popular boy group members has been released by the Korean Business Research Institute for January 2022. The list is the result of an analysis of various fields, sorting 703 boy group members which are taken from data collected from December 15th, 2021 to January 15th, 2022.

Through the list of the most popular boy group members in January 2022, 2PM's Junho managed to dominate with a reputation value of 7,425,507. The score achieved by 2PM's Junho increased by 39.07% from the previous month.

Junho garnered a lot of attention with keywords such as The Red Sleeve, in which he became the male lead. Meanwhile, Junho's song with his group 'My House' and his appearance at the MBC Music Festival also played a role in his position on the list of the most popular boy group members in January 2022.

Furthermore, in second place was filled by one of the BTS members, Jimin who stayed in second place with a reputation value of 7,170,347. In third place was occupied by Wanna One member and founder of KONNECT Entertainment, Kang Daniel who managed to achieve a total reputation score of 5,357,392.

You can see the list of the 30 most popular boy group members from the Korean Business Research Institute for January 2022 below. (www.onkpop.com)

1. 2PM's Junho
2. BTS' Jimin
3. WANNA ONE's Kang Daniel
4. BTS' Jin
5. ASTRO's Cha Eun Woo
6. BTS' Jungkook
7. WANNA ONE's Kim Jae Hwan
8. BTS' Suga
9. 2PM's Chansung
10. BTS' V
11. BTS' RM
12. BIGBANG's G-Dragon
13. VERIVERY's Minchan
14. BTS' J-Hope
15. SF9's Rowoon
16. SUPER JUNIOR's Heechul
17. WANNA ONE's Park Ji Hoon
18. SUPER JUNIOR's Kyuhyun
19. WINNER's Mino
20. NCT's Jaehyun
21. SUPER JUNIOR's Siwon
22. SHINEE's Onew
23. NCT's Jungwoo
24. SHINEE's Key
25. NCT's Mark
26. NCT's Doyoung
27. SHINEE's Minho
28. NU'EST's Minhyun
29. TVX's Changmin
30. NCT's Taeyong

IVE Takes Home The 3rd Trophy Since Debut With 'ELEVEN', Congratulations!

IVE Takes Home The 3rd Trophy Since Debut With 'ELEVEN', Congratulations!

IVE Takes Home The 3rd Trophy Since Debut With 'ELEVEN', Congratulations!
IVE managed to get the next winning trophy with their debut song. On Wednesday (15/12), IVE's song 'ELEVEN' was successfully nominated for the winner in 'Show Champion'.

IVE had to compete with other popular K-Pop idols such as ATEEZ 'The Real', NCT U 'Universe (Let's Play Ball)', Davichi 'Everyday Christmas' and Lee Mujin 'When It Snows'. The song 'ELEVEN' finally managed to excel and delivered the third victory trophy for IVE since they debuted in the South Korean music industry.

Besides IVE, various K-Pop idols who appeared in today's episode of 'Show Champion' are ATEEZ, Xdinary Heroes, LOONA x Cocomong, EVERGLOW, Weki Meki's Ji Suyeon, Billlie, cignature, PIXY, GHOST9, BIG, Pastel Girls, KIARA, Moon Ji Hyun, Lee A Young, and Kim Hee Jin.

Congratulations to IVE! (www.onkpop.com)

BTS's 'Butter' Chosen as 'Song of the Year' By 'Consequence'!

BTS's 'Butter' Chosen as 'Song of the Year' By 'Consequence'!

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Even though it has been more than half a year since its release, BTS's 'Butter' has not stopped achieve many awards, which this time came from one of the United States media. 'Butter' belonging to the boy group from HYBE won the title of 'Song of the Year' through the United States media, 'Consequence' in 'Consequence of Sound'.

BTS managed to beat various well-known musicians who were included in the top 50 songs in the award, including Lucy Dacus, Lil Nax X, Japanese Breakfast and many more.

Meanwhile, BTS is known to be on their break to enjoy a vacation with their family, the first time since their debut. Congratulations to BTS and ARMY on the 'Song of the Year' award by 'Consequence of Sound'! (www.onkpop.com)

Positive for COVID-19, Super Junior's Siwon does not attend 'MAMA 2021'

Positive for COVID-19, Super Junior's Siwon does not attend 'MAMA 2021'

 Positive for COVID-19, Super Junior's Siwon does not attend 'MAMA 2021'

Surprising news came from Super Junior's Siwon who was confirmed to have contracted the COVID-19 virus. On Friday (10/12), SM Entertainment said, "Siwon was diagnosed with COVID-19 this morning. He had a second vaccine in September, but tested positive after taking a PCR test before starting his activity.”

The agency said that Siwon will temporarily stop all activities and will self-quarantine. As a result, Siwon will not be able to attend 'MAMA 2021' which will be held on December 11 tomorrow, as he was previously confirmed to be one of the presenters at the award ceremony.

Apart from Siwon, all staff and members who have direct contact with Siwon will also undergo a PCR test. (www.onkpop.com)

BTS Announces Next Country For 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE'

BTS Announces Next Country For 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE'

BTS Announces Next Country For 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE'
Today, December 3rd, 2021 (December 2th PST) BTS has finished all of their concert schedules at SoFi Stadium, Los Angeles. Through the 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE' concert, BTS presented Coldplay and Megan Thee Stallion as guest stars, who had previously collaborated with them.

Having concluded the concert in Los Angeles, via their official Twitter, BTS announced that Seoul will be their next stop for the 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE' concert in March 2022.

With the pandemic conditions starting to improve in various countries, fans also hope for BTS to come to their countries to hold concerts. Ready to head to Seoul to see BTS live? (www.onkpop.com)

BTS Announces Next Country For 'PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE'

 

NCT To Perform 'Universe' For The First Time At 'MAMA 2021'!

NCT To Perform 'Universe' For The First Time At 'MAMA 2021'!

NCT To Perform 'Universe' For The First Time At 'MAMA 2021'!
A boy group from SM Entertainment is rumored to be presenting an exclusive appearance at the Mnet awards show, 'MAMA 2021'. On this day, December 3rd, 2021, 'MAMA 2021' said that NCT will be performing the title song from their latest album, 'Universe' through the event which is scheduled to be held on December 10th, 2021.

9 NCT members, including Doyoung, Jungwoo, Mark, Xiojun, Jeno, Haechan, Jaemin, YangYang and Shotaro will sing the song 'Universe' 4 days before its scheduled release on December 14th, 2021.

Meanwhile, NCT 127 and NCT DREAM have been confirmed to present their appearance in the upcoming '2021 MAMA'. NCTzen certainly can't miss watching NCT's special performance with 'Universe' at 'MAMA 2021', right? (www.onkpop.com)

'2021 KBS Song Festival' Announces Line Up of Artists to Perform

'2021 KBS Song Festival' Announces Line Up of Artists to Perform

'2021 KBS Song Festival' Announces Line Up of Artists to Perform
The year-end music festival titled '2021 KBS Song Festival' has announced the line-up of artists who will be performing. On Friday (12/03), KBS announced that Red Velvet, Stray Kids, TXT, Oh My Girl, ITZY, The Boyz, aespa, ENHYPEN, Kang Daniel, and Lee Mujin will be performing at their year-end music festival.

As previously announced, the '2021 KBS Song Festival' will be hosted by three MCs consisting of ASTRO's Cha Eun Woo, AOA's Seolhyun and SF9's Rowoon.

Through this music festival, fans will certainly be able to watch special and spectacular performances from K-Pop idols on a glorious stage. The '2021 KBS Song Festival' is scheduled to be broadcast live on KBS on December 17th, 2021 at 20.30 KST. (www.onkpop.com)

List of The Winners of The '2021 Asia Artist Awards', Congratulations!

List of The Winners of The '2021 Asia Artist Awards', Congratulations!

List of The Winners of The '2021 Asia Artist Awards', Congratulations!
The award ceremony titled '2021 Asia Artist Awards' has been successfully held. This award was held on Thursday (12/02), presenting top Korean singers and celebrities. Not only presenting trophies to singers, the '2021 Asia Artist Awards' also presented trophies to actors and actresses.

As previously reported, in the singer category there are several categories for the main Daesang award, namely Trot of the Year, Stage of the Year, Performance of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year and Singer of the Year.

While the Daesang awards for the actor and actress categories are Actor of the Year (TV), Actor of the year (Film) and Actor of the Year (Daesang).

You can immediately see the full list of winners below!

Music/Singer Category:

Singer of the Year
SEVENTEEN

Album of the Year
‘STICKER’ – NCT 127

Song of the Year
‘Butter’ – BTS

Performance of the Year
Stray Kids

Stage of the Year
aespa

Trot of the Year
Lim Young Woong

Best Artist Awards
GOT7's BamBam
Brave Girls
ENHYPEN

Best Achievement Award
NU'EST

Fabulous Award
SEVENTEEN

Best Musician Awards
Kang Daniel
Wonho
The Boyz
ASTRO
ITZY

Best Choice Awards
PENTAGON
Golden Child
MOMOLAND

Rookie of the Year
aespa
ENHYPEN

Asia Celebrity Awards
GOT7's BamBam
The Boyz

AAA Emotive
WJSN CHOCOME
Kwon Eun Bi

Hot Trend Awards
Brave Girls
aespa

Best MV Award
EVERGLOW

Icon Award
WOODZ

Best OST
Lim Young Woong

Best Producer
SEVENTEEN's Woozi

Best Creative Award
Brave Brother

U+ Idol Live Popularity Awards
BTS
BLACKPINK
Lim Young Woong
IU

AAA RET Popularity Awards
EXO
TWICE
Lim Young Woong
CL

New Wave Awards
STAYC
Weeekly

AAA Potential Awards
AleXa
T1419

AAA Focus Awards
DKB
KINGDOM
BLITZERS


Actor/Actress Category:

Actor of the Year
Lee Jung Jae

Actor of the Year (TV)
Lee Seung Gi

Actor of the Year (Film)
Yoo Ah In

Best Artist Awards
Jeon Yeo Been
Han So Hee

Fabulous Award
Lee Jung Jae

Best Actor Awards
Park Joo Mi
Heo Sung Tae
Kim Joo Ryoung

Scene Stealer Award
Cha Ji Yeon

Best Acting Awards
Sunghoon
Kwon Yuri
Kitamura Takumi

Best Choice Awards
Lee Jun Young
Joo Seok Tae

Rookie of the Year
Lee Do Hyun

Asia Celebrity Awards
Yoo Ah In
bbrightvc
WinMetawin

AAA Emotive
ASTRO's Cha Eun Woo
Moon Ga Young

Hot Trend Award
Lee Jung Jae

U+ Idol Live Popularity Award
Kim Seon Ho
Jung Ho Yeon

AAA RET Popularity Awards
Kim Seon Ho
Song Ji-Hyo

New Wave Award
Na In Woo

AAA Potential Awards
NU'EST's Minhyun

AAA Focus Awards
NCT's Doyoung
Park Gun Il

Congratulations to the winners! (www.onkpop.com)

'MMA 2021' Announces Final Line Up of Upcoming Artists

'MMA 2021' Announces Final Line Up of Upcoming Artists

'MMA 2021' Announces Final Line Up of Upcoming Artists
The 'MMA 2021' or 'Melon Music Awards 2021' awards show has announced the final line-up of artists who will attend. Previously, 'MMA 2021' had announced several line ups of artists who would be attending, there are IU, Lee Mujin, Heize and Lim Young Woong.

Now on Thursday (12/02), 'MMA 2021' confirmed the next names consisting of MSG Wannabe from the 'Hangout With Yoo' program, then TXT, The Boyz, ENHYPEN, Brave Girls, and STAYC.

The 'MMA 2021' award ceremony is scheduled to be held on December 4th, 2021 at 18:00 KST. You can watch 'MMA 2021' live through the JOOX app! (www.onkpop.com)

JYP Makes Sure ITZY's Yeji Will Not Attend The '2021 Asia Artist Awards'

JYP Makes Sure ITZY's Yeji Will Not Attend The '2021 Asia Artist Awards'

JYP Makes Sure ITZY's Yeji Will Not Attend The '2021 Asia Artist Awards'
ITZY will not appear with full member at the 'Asia Artist Awards 2021' due to the injury she suffered. The 'Asia Artist Awards 2021', which will be held on December 2nd, 2021, has announced the list of performers, one of which is a girl group from JYP Entertainment, ITZY.

However, ITZY seems unable to attend with its full members after JYP Entertainment as the agency of the girl group released a statement regarding Yeji's current health condition.

"Hello, this is JYP Entertainment.

ITZY's Yeji was unable to attend the '2021 Asia Artist Awards' ceremony today due to the back injury she suffered while pre-recording her performance.

Doctors advised her to minimize her physical activity and get plenty of rest, and therefore prioritize the artist's health above all else, we have taken this decision that we hope fans will understand.

The agency will continue to do its best for Yeji's full recovery.

Thank you."

Hope you recovery soon Yeji! (www.onkpop.com)

BTS Confirmed Absent From 'MAMA 2021', Here's The Reason!

BTS Confirmed Absent From 'MAMA 2021', Here's The Reason!

BTS Confirmed Absent From 'MAMA 2021', Here's The Reason!
BTS confirmed that they will not attend the Mnet awards ceremony, 'MAMA 2021' because of this. On December 2nd, 2021, the South Korean government has just announced the latest prokes (health protocol) which requires all individuals who come from abroad to go through self-isolation for 10 days.

The latest regulation was passed after confirmation of the news about a new variant of the corona virus aka COVID-19. Because of this, BTS has a schedule until December 3rd, 2021 in the United States, which is confirmed to be absent from 'MAMA 2021' because they have to undergo 10 days of self-isolation.

It is estimated that BTS will set foot in South Korea on December 4th, 2021 and undergo an isoman which will be completed on December 14th if there are no problems. While the upcoming 'MAMA 2021' will be held on December 11th, 2021.

However, until now, Mnet as the orgianizer of the award show has not given any statement regarding the absence of BTS who has been nominated in more than one category at the '2121 MAMA'. (www.onkpop.com)