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The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now

Updated April 1, 2019 41.6k votes 7.0k voters 20.7k views25 items

List RulesOnly Kpop group members who are official leaders.

Every group needs a leader, and it's no different in K-pop. Here are the best male Kpop leaders right now, ranked by fans everywhere. Sometimes confused with the face of the group, the group leader is usually the one who speaks on behalf of the group and generally takes care of the group. Who are your favorite Kpop male leaders?

How do Kpop groups choose a leader? Usually, the oldest member is automatically made the leader, but some Kpop leaders who are not the oldest include iKON's B.I, WINNER's Yoon, and BTS's RM. Other good male leaders in Kpop include VIXX's N, EXO's Suho, and SHINee's Onew. 

Vote up the idols who have proved to be great group leaders in Kpop.

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  • RM
    Photo: user uploaded image / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY 3.0

    Group: BTS

    Label: Big Hit Entertainment

    Nationality: South Korea

    Birthdate: September 12, 1994

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  • Bang Chan
    Photo: JYP Entertainment
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    Bang Chan

    Group: Stray Kids

    Label: JYP Entertainment

    Nationality: South Korea/Australia

    Birthdate: October 3, 1997

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  • Suho
    Photo: SM Entertainment

    Group: EXO

    Label: SM Entertainment

    Nationality: South Korea

    Birthdate: May 22, 1991

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  • Taeyong
    Photo: SM Entertainment

    Group: NCT

    Label: SM Entertainment

    Nationality: South Korea

    Birthdate: July 1, 1995

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