Including the best new and current Kpop boy groups, here is the list of Korean boy bands who are currently on top of the K-pop music world making the best K-pop songs of 2020! These Kpop boy groups have won the hearts of fans with their singing, dancing, and style. While some of these members have gone to have solo careers, this list includes only groups, so check out the best Kpop solo artists for singers from Korea. Most idol groups are formed by the big three labels S.M. Entertainment, YG Entertainment, and JYP Entertainment, but new K-pop artists are emerging everyday. The boy bands and artists below have played their music all over the world, but they all were formed in Korea. If you think a famous Korean boyband is missing from the list, then feel free to add it at the bottom so it's included with these other great acts. How do these guys compare to the best Kpop girl groups of all time?
The list includes newer K-pop boy groups like Bangtan Boys (BTS), EXO, and Got7 as well as the older yet still popular bands like Big Bang, Super Junior, and SHINee. If you're trying to find names of that hot Asian male group from South Korea, use our search.
If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the popular K-pop boy bands?" and "Which of the biggest boy bands started in Korea?" then this list will answer your questions.
- 35,96011,127Super Junior, also known as SJ or SuJu, is a South Korean boy band formed on November 6, 2005, by producer Lee Soo-man of SM Entertainment. The group comprised a total of thirteen members at its... more
- 13,1308,367Stray Kids is a South Korean boy group formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2017 reality show of the same name. It is composed of nine members: Bang Chan, Woojin, Lee Know, Changbin, Hyunjin, Han,... more
- 5,6082,121NCT U is the first sub-unit of the South Korean boy band NCT, consisting of seven members: Taeil, Taeyong, Doyoung, Ten, Jaehyun and Mark. NCT U released double digital singles "The 7th Sense" on... more
- 4,1752,586The Boyz (formerly known as Cre.kerz) is a South Korean boy group formed by Cre.ker Entertainment in 2017. The group consists of eleven members: Sangyeon, Jacob, Younghoon, Hyunjae, Juyeon, Kevin,... more
- 7,1442,151TXT, short for Tomorrow X Together, is a five-member South Korean boy band formed by Big Hit Entertainment. The group consists of members Yeonjun, Soobin, Beomgyu, Hueningkai, and Taehyun. Following... more
- 9,0175,242Astro is a South Korean boy group formed by Fantagio in 2016. The group is composed of six members: MJ, JinJin, Eunwoo, Moon Bin, Rocky, and Sanha. They debuted with the single "Hide & Seek" from... more
- 6,4202,840NCT Dream is the third sub-unit and Seoul-based unit of the South Korean boy band NCT. The unit debuted on August 24, 2016 with their single "Chewing Gum." The unit consists of seven members: Mark,... more
- 8,6045,062Wanna One was a South Korean boy band formed by CJ E&M through the second season of Produce 101. The group was composed of eleven members: Kang Daniel, Park Ji-hoon, Lee Dae-hwi, Kim Jae-hwan, Ong... more
- 6,7423,868Pentagon (stylized as PENTAGON; abbreviated as PTG) is a South Korean boy group formed by Cube Entertainment in 2016. The group consists of 10 members: Jinho, Hui, Hongseok, E'Dawn, Shinwon, Yeo One,... more
- 5,8961,714Ateez (stylized ATEEZ), previously known as KQ Fellaz, is a K-pop boy group under KQ Entertainment. It is composed of eight members: Hongjoong, Seonghwa, Yunho, Yeosang, San, Mingi, Wooyoung, and... more
NCT originally debuted with 3 sub-groups. NCT U, NCT Dream, and NCT 127. They recently added some new members from multiple places. And their number of members is unlimited. They may accept new ones, or keep the current ones.
- 7,0224,620Day6 is a South Korean band formed by JYP Entertainment. The band's current line-up consists of five members: Jae, Sungjin, Young K, Wonpil, and Dowoon. The band debuted with the release of their... more
- 6,2021,880NCT 127 is the second sub-unit and Seoul-based unit of the South Korean boy band NCT. The unit debuted on July 7, 2016, with their first extended play (EP) NCT #127. The group composed of nine... more
- 970221Enhypen, commonly stylized as ENHYPEN, officially abbreviated as EN-, is a South Korean seven-member boy band formed by Belift Lab, a joint venture between the entertainment companies CJ E&M and Big... more
- 12,5659,036Monsta X is a South Korean boy band formed in 2015 by Mnet survival show No.Mercy. The group is employed by Starship Entertainment and is composed of seven members: Shownu, Wonho, Minhyuk, Kihyun,... more
- 15,09011,221Seventeen, also stylized as SEVENTEEN or SVT, is a South Korean boy group formed by Pledis Entertainment in 2015. The group consists of thirteen members (Jun, Vernon, DK, Seungkwan, Hoshi, Joshua,... more
- 821290Treasure is a South Korean boy group formed in 2019 by YG Entertainment through the reality-survival program YG Treasure Box. The group consists of 12 members: Hyunsuk, Jihoon, Yoshi, Junkyu,... more
- 4,0932,546SF9 (shortened from Sensational Feeling 9) is a South Korean boy group formed by FNC Entertainment. SF9 is the company's first dance boy group to ever debut. SF9 debuted on October 5, 2016 with the... more
- 11,4109,108iKon, stylized as iKON, is a South Korean boy band formed in 2015 by YG Entertainment. The group was first introduced in the reality survival program WIN: Who is Next as "Team B." After that, Team B... more
- 13,55411,336Shinee ( SHY-nee; Korean: 샤이니, romanized: Syaini; Japanese: シャイニー, romanized: Shainī; stylized as SHINee) is a South Korean boy band formed by SM Entertainment in 2008. The group's musical impact in... more
- 3,1062,339The Rose is a South Korean band formed by J&Star Entertainment. The band's current line-up consists of four members: Woosung, Dojoon, Jaehyeong, and Hajoon. The band debuted with the release of their... more
- 3,1682,467Ace (stylized as A.C.E, acronym for Adventure Calling Emotions) is a South Korean boy group formed by Beat Interactive. The group is composed of five members: Jun, Donghun, Wow, Jason and Chan. The... more
- 8,0906,981Winner is a South Korean boy band formed in 2013 by YG Entertainment and debuted in 2014. It currently consists of four members, Jinwoo, Seunghoon, Mino and Seungyoon. Originally a five-piece,... more
- 5,1624,268NU'EST (short for New Establish Style Tempo) is a South Korean boy band formed by Pledis Entertainment. The group debuted on March 15, 2012, with the digital single "Face". The group consists of five... more
- 2,195777ONEUS is a South Korean boy band formed by RBW Entertainment. The group consists of six members: Ravn, Seoho, Leedo, Keonhee, Hwanwoong, and Xion. They made their official debut on January 9, 2019... more