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The Best Boy Group Maknae Members In K-pop  

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K-pop fans, we're ranking all the best maknae members from boy groups. Every group has their youngest member, but each maknae has their own individual charm, humor, and personality. Who are your favorite Kpop maknae boys?

While BTS's Jungkook is considered by fans to be the "golden maknae," other popular boy maknaes include SHINee's Taemin, NCT's Jisung, EXO's Sehun, and iKON's Chan.

Vote up the best boy group maknaes, and then check out the best maknae members in girl groups.

Jongho is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boy Group Maknae Members In K-pop
Photo: KQ Entertainment
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Group: ATEEZ

Label: KQ Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: October 12, 2000

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Jungkook is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boy Group Maknae Members In K-pop
Photo: Big Hit Entertainment

Group: BTS

Label: Big Hit Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: September 1, 1997

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Sehun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boy Group Maknae Members In K-pop
Photo: SM Entertainment
3

Group: EXO

Label: SM Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea

Birthdate: April 12, 1994

More Sehun

#50 of 250 on The Hottest Men Of 2019, Ranked #13 of 170 on The Best K-pop Dancers of All Time #4 of 35 on Kpop Idols Without Makeup #9 of 52 on The Best Kpop Idol Selfies

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Huening Kai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boy Group Maknae Members In K-pop
Photo: Big Hit Entertainment

Group: TXT

Label: Big Hit Entertainment

Nationality: South Korea/USA

Birthdate: August 14, 2002

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#70 of 138 on The Best KPop Singers of All Time #14 of 250 on The Hottest Men Of 2019, Ranked

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