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The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked 

Coley Reed
Updated December 3, 2019 76.6k votes 11.5k voters 50k views 60 items

List Rules Only groups releasing new music in 2019.

Editor's Note: Voting and Reranking have been closed.

Here are the best Kpop girl groups of 2019, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring rookie groups, like ITZY and Cherry Bullet, as well as older groups making comebacks, this list of the most popular Korean girl groups right now only includes groups releasing new Kpop music in 2019. Who are the top female idol groups in Kpop today?

Vote up the K-pop girl groups who are dominating the charts in 2019, and feel free to add your favorites if they're missing from the list. No disbanded groups allowed (sorry, 9MUSES fans!).

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BLACKPINK is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked
Genre: K-pop, EDM & Hip-hop; Nationality: South Korea

Labels: YG Entertainment

Blackpink (commonly stylized as BLACKPINK or BLΛƆKPIИK) is a South Korean girl group formed by YG Entertainment, consisting of members Jisoo, Jennie, Rosé, and Lisa. The group debuted on ...more

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Twice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: JYP Entertainment

Twice is a South Korean girl group formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2015 reality show Sixteen. The group is composed of nine members: Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, ...more

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Red Velvet is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: S. M. Entertainment

Red Velvet is a South Korean girl group formed by S.M. Entertainment. The group debuted on August 1, 2014, with their digital single "Happiness" and with four members: Irene, Seulgi, ...more
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Mamamoo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: RBW

Mamamoo, sometimes stylized as MAMAMOO, is a South Korean girl group formed by RBW (formerly WA Entertainment) in 2014. The group officially debuted on June 19, 2014 with the single "Mr. ...more
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(G)I-DLE is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Cube Entertainment

(G)I-DLE is a South Korean girl group formed by Cube Entertainment in 2018. The group consists of six members: Miyeon, Minnie, Soyeon, Soojin, Yuqi, and Shuhua. The group debuted on May 2nd, ...more
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ITZY is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: JYP Entertainment

Itzy (stylized as ITZY) is a South Korean girl group formed by JYP Entertainment, consisting of members Yeji, Lia, Ryujin, Chaeryeong, and Yuna. The group debuted on February 12, 2019, with the ...more
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IZ*ONE is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Off the Record

Iz One (stylized as IZ*ONE) is a South Korean-Japanese girl group formed through the Mnet reality competition show Produce 48. The group is composed of twelve members, chosen by live votes: Jang ...more
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GFriend is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Source Music

GFriend is a six-member South Korean girl group formed by Source Music in 2015. The group consists of Sowon, Yerin, Eunha, Yuju, SinB and Umji. They made their debut with the EP Season of Glass ...more
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Dreamcatcher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Dreamcatcher Company

Dreamcatcher (formerly known as MINX) is a South Korean girl group formed by Happy Face Entertainment. The group consists of seven members: JiU, SuA, Siyeon, Handong, Yoohyeon, Dami, and ...more
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EXID is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Banana Culture Entertainment

Albums: Hippity Hop, Every Night, Holla

EXID, an acronym for Exceed In Dreaming, is a five-member South Korean girl group, composed of Solji, LE, Hani, Hyelin and Junghwa. They debuted on February 16, 2012 with the release of ...more
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EVERGLOW is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked
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Labels: YueHua Entertainment

Albums: Arrival of Everglow , Hush

Everglow, stylized as EVERGLOW, is a South Korean girl group under Yuehua Entertainment. The group consists of six members: E:U, Sihyeon, Mia, Onda, Aisha, and Yiren. They made their debut on ...more
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CLC is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Cube Entertainment

CLC (short for "CrystaL Clear") is a South Korean girl group formed by Cube Entertainment in 2015. The group consists of seven members: Seunghee, Yujin, Seungyeon, Sorn, Yeeun, Elkie, ...more
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Apink is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Play M Entertainment

Albums: Seven Springs of A Pink, It Girl Collection, Snow Pink, Pink Blossom, Secret Garden, + more

Apink (Korean: 에이핑크, Japanese: エーピンク) is a South Korean girl group formed by Play M Entertainment (formerly A Cube Entertainment and Plan A Entertainment). The group debuted on April 19, 2011, ...more
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LOONA is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Blockberry Creative

Loona, stylized as LOOΠΔ, is a South Korean girl group formed by Blockberry Creative, a subsidiary of Polaris Entertainment. Each month, starting in October 2016 and lasting for 18 months, there ...more
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OH MY GIRL is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked
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Labels: WM Entertainment

Oh My Girl (also stylized as OH MY GIRL and OMG) is a South Korean girl group formed by WM Entertainment. The group is composed of seven members: Hyojung, Mimi, YooA, Seunghee, Jiho, Binnie and ...more
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fromis_9 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Off The Record Entertainment

Fromis 9 (stylized as fromis_9) is a South Korean girl group formed by CJ E&M through the 2017 reality show Idol School. The group's name, pronounced as "promise" in Korean, also ...more
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Cosmic Girls (WJSN) is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Starship Entertainment

Cosmic Girls, also known as WJSN, is a South Korean-Chinese girl group formed by Starship Entertainment and Yuehua Entertainment. The group debuted on February 25, 2016 with the extended play ...more
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Weki Meki is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Fantagio Music

Weki Meki, also known as WEME, is a South Korean girl group formed by Fantagio in 2017. The group consists of eight members: Ji Suyeon, Elly, Choi Yoo-jung, Kim Do-yeon, Sei, Lua, Rina, and
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Momoland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: MLD Entertainment

Momoland is a South Korean girl group formed by Dublekick Company. They debuted on November 10, 2016, with the EP Welcome to Momoland. The members are the winners of survival program Finding ...more

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Lovelyz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked
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Labels: Woollim Entertainment

Lovelyz is a South Korean girl group formed in 2014 by Woollim Entertainment and is the company's first girl group. The group consists of eight members: Baby Soul, Jiae, Jisoo, Mijoo, Kei, Jin, ...more
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Gugudan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Jellyfish Entertainment

Gugudan, also stylized as gu9udan or gx9, is a South Korean girl group formed in 2016 by Jellyfish Entertainment. They debuted on June 28, 2016 with the mini-album Act. 1 The Little Mermaid and ...more
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Rocket Punch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: Woollim Entertainment

Rocket Punch is a six-member South Korean girl group under Woollim Entertainment. The group consists of members Juri, Yeonhee, Suyun, Yunkyoung, Sohee, and Dahyun. The group was announced in ...more
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HINAPIA is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: OSR Entertainment

HINAPIA is a South Korean girl group formed by OSR Entertainment. The group consists of five members: Minkyeung, Gyeongwon, Eunwoo, Yaebin, and Bada. They made their debut on November 3, 2019 ...more
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Cherry Bullet is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked

Labels: FNC Entertainment

Cherry Bullet is a South Korean girl group formed by FNC Entertainment. They debuted on January 21, 2019 with their with their debut single album Let's Play Cherry Bullet. The group consists of ...more
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NATURE is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular Kpop Girl Groups Of 2019, Ranked
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Labels: N.CH World

Albums: Nature (네이처) currently consists of 9 members: Saebom, Aurora, Lu, Chaebin, Sohee, + more