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The Best New K-pop Solo Artists Of 2019, Ranked  

Coley Reed
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From popular idols to new artists, here are the best Kpop solo debuts of 2019. After finishing first on Produce 101, I.O.I member Somi made her solo debut on June 13, 2019 with her single "Birthday" under The Black Label, a subsidiary of YG Entertainment. Other former Produce 101 contestants who debuted as solo artists include ex-Wanna One members Kang Daniel, Kim Jae-hwan, Park Ji-hoon, and Ha Sung-woon. 

Older idols, like SNSD's Yoona, TVXQ's Yunho, and f(x)'s Sulli, have finally embarked on their solo careers in 2019, while other new 2019 K-pop artists, like Feel GHood Music's BiBi and Russian soloist Lana, are fresh on the South Korean music scene.

Vote up the best Kpop solo debuts of 2019, and give these newcomers a listen!  

Somi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New K-pop Solo Artists Of 2019, Ranked
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Debut date: June 13, 2019

Debut song: "Birthday"

Labels: The Black Label

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Hwa Sa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New K-pop Solo Artists Of 2019, Ranked
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Debut date: February 13, 2019

Debut song: "Twit"

Labels: RBW

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Sulli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New K-pop Solo Artists Of 2019, Ranked
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Debut date: June 29, 2019

Debut song: "Goblin"

Labels: SM Entertainment

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Baekhyun is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New K-pop Solo Artists Of 2019, Ranked
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Debut date: July 9, 2019

Debut song: "UN Village"

Labels: SM Entertainment

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