K-Pop The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists  

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List Rules Only artists currently signed to S.M. Entertainment

Kpop fans, it's time to vote for the best S.M. Entertainment artists! With so many talented groups, bands, musicians, singers, and dancers, ranking the best SM artists is not easy. Feel free to vote for your favorite S.M. groups or vote for the best S.M. groups based on songs, debuts, albums, and comebacks.

Featuring S.M. girl groups, like Girls' Generation, f(x), and Red Velvet, and S.M. boy groups, like Super Junior, EXO, and SHINee, this list of the best S.M. artists also includes S.M. soloists like BoA, Kyuhyun, and Taeyeon. K-pop fans will also recognize popular S.M. subunits like EXO-K, TaeTiSeo, and NCT 127. 

Vote up who you think are the best SM Entertainment artists. This list of the best current S.M. artists does not include disbanded SM groups and former SM artists like Shinwa, H.O.T., and Fly to the Sky. 

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1,091 343
EXO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

2
871 278
SHINee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

3
631 182
Kim Jonghyun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

4
846 290
Red Velvet is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
Red Velvet

5
585 188
NCT is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT

6
637 219
Super Junior is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

7
606 204
NCT 127 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT 127

8
532 170
Lee Taemin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

9
760 284
Girls' Generation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

10
605 219
EXO-CBX is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-CBX

11
606 221
EXO-K is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-K

12
523 196
Lay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

13
462 186
f(x) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

14
455 183
NCT U is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT U

15
495 215
EXO-M is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-M

16
458 212
Taeyeon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

17
409 182
NCT DREAM is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT DREAM

18
381 182
Amber Liu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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280 158
BoA is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

20
272 155
Henry Lau is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

21
320 203
Girls' Generation-TTS is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

22
280 184
Tiffany is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

23
248 169
TVXQ is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

24
253 181
Kim Hyo-yeon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

25
254 182
Seohyun is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

26
231 164
Cho Kyuhyun is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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217 167
Luna is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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203 158
Donghae & Eunhyuk is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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201 159
Yesung is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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177 157
Super Junior M is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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178 163
Kim Ryeowook is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

32
161 169
Super Junior-K.R.Y. is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
Super Junior-K.R.Y.

33
142 157
Super Junior-T is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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140 159
Zhou Mi is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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125 161
Super Junior Happy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

36
123 169
S.E.S. is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
S.E.S.

37
67 170
Kangta is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

38
57 167
TRAX is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

39
58 169
J-Min is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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43 163
Dana is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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42 163
Dana & Sunday is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
The Grace-Dana & Sunday

42
41 163
Sunday is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

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28 131
The Grace is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists