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The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now 

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List Rules Only 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.

Taeyong is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now
Photo: SM Entertainment

Group: NCT

Label: SM Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: July 1, 1995

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RM is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now
Photo:  Wikimedia Commons (CC-BY)
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Group: BTS

Label: Big Hit Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: September 12, 1994

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JB is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now
Photo: JYP Entertainment
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Group: Got7

Label: JYP Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea 

Birthdate: January 6, 1994

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Suho is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Male Leaders In K-pop Right Now
Photo: SM Entertainment
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Group: EXO

Label: SM Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: May 22, 1991

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