Bands/Musicians The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists  

Ranker Music
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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. 

1
796 274
EXO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO

2
654 210
SHINee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

3
447 127
Kim Jonghyun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

4
635 222
Red Velvet is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
Red Velvet

5
463 160
Super Junior is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

6
590 233
Girls' Generation is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

7
463 179
EXO-CBX is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-CBX

8
387 139
Lee Taemin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

9
433 167
NCT 127 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT 127

10
386 143
NCT is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT

11
458 187
EXO-K is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-K

12
372 155
Lay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

13
357 149
f(x) is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

14
390 173
EXO-M is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
EXO-M

15
358 171
Taeyeon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

16
313 148
NCT U is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT U

17
294 145
Amber Liu is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

18
287 144
NCT DREAM is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
NCT DREAM

19
200 114
Henry Lau is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

20
243 162
Girls' Generation-TTS is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

21
198 122
BoA is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
BoA

22
212 146
Tiffany is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

23
186 129
TVXQ is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

24
194 143
Seohyun is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

25
190 140
Kim Hyo-yeon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

26
160 127
Luna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

27
153 127
Cho Kyuhyun is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

28
130 118
Yesung is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

29
127 121
Donghae & Eunhyuk is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

30
115 120
Super Junior M is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

31
115 125
Kim Ryeowook is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

32
107 128
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
88 115
Super Junior-T is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

34
90 119
Zhou Mi is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

35
93 125
S.E.S. is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
S.E.S.

36
74 118
Super Junior Happy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

37
46 127
Kangta is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

38
39 126
J-Min is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

39
36 127
TRAX is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

40
26 122
Dana is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

41
25 124
Dana & Sunday is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists
The Grace-Dana & Sunday

42
22 121
Sunday is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists

43
15 106
The Grace is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best S.M. Entertainment Groups and Solo Artists