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List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked 

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Updated February 18, 2020 33.4k votes 3.7k voters 34.5k views 104 items

Nothing good ever lasts forever, and the same goes for these K-pop groups that broke up over the years. Featuring new groups and the best Kpop groups of all time, this list of disbanded Kpop groups will bring you memories of better times. Which disbanded group do you miss the most? Make sure to also see which Kpop groups are disbanding in 2019.

Some of the most popular Korean groups that have disbanded include Wonder Girls, 2NE1, Sistar, Homme, 2AM, and 4Minute.

Vote up the disbanded Kpop groups you wish got back together, and feel free to add your favorite artists missing from the list.

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2NE1 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
YG Entertainment

2009–2016

2NE1 was a South Korean girl group composed of Bom, CL, Dara, and Minzy, formed by YG Entertainment in 2009. After appearing alongside boy band Big Bang in the song "Lollipop", a ...more

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Wanna One is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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YMC Entertainment, Swing Entertainment

2017-2019

Wanna 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 ...more
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4Minute is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
Cube Entertainment

2009–2016

4Minute was a five-member South Korean girl group formed in 2009 by Cube Entertainment. The members of the group were Nam Ji-hyun, Heo Ga-yoon, Jeon Ji-yoon, Kim Hyun-a, and Kwon So-hyun. The ...more
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SISTAR is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
Starship Entertainment

2010–2017

Sistar was a South Korean girl group formed in 2010 by Starship Entertainment. The group consisted of Hyolyn, Bora, Soyou, and Dasom. Their debut studio album So Cool was released on 9 August ...more
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Wonder Girls is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
JYP Entertainment

2007–2017

Wonder Girls was a South Korean girl group formed by JYP Entertainment. The group debuted in February 2007 with the single "Irony" and five members: Yeeun, Sunye, Sunmi, Hyuna and ...more
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I.O.I is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
YMC Entertainment, Swing Entertainment

2016–2017

I.O.I (also known as IOI or Ideal of Idol) was a South Korean girl group formed by CJ E&M through the 2016 reality show Produce 101 on Mnet. The group was composed of eleven members: Lim ...more
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PRISTIN is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Pledis Entertainment
Pristin (stylized as PRISTIN and formerly known as Pledis Girlz) was a South Korean girl group formed by Pledis Entertainment in 2016. The group was composed of ten members: Nayoung, Roa, Yuha, ...more
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Miss A is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
JYP Entertainment

2010–2017

Miss A was a South Korean girl group, formed by JYP Entertainment in 2010, consisting of Fei, Jia, Min, and Suzy. Jia and Min left the group in May 2016 and November 2017, respectively, before ...more
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Triple H is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Cube Entertainment
Triple H was a South Korean co-ed group formed by Cube Entertainment. The group consisted of Hyuna and Pentagon members Hui and E'Dawn. As a group they released two extended plays, 199X (2017) ...more
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Kara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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DSP Media, Warner Music Group, Universal Music Group

2007-2016

Kara was a South Korean pop girl group formed by DSP Media in 2007. The group's final lineup was composed of Park Gyuri, Han Seungyeon, Goo Hara and Heo Youngji. Members Nicole Jung and Kang ...more
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Orange Caramel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Pledis Entertainment
Orange Caramel is the first subgroup of South Korean girl group After School. The subgroup was formed in 2010 with the third generation After School members Nana, Raina, and Lizzy. Orange ...more
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After School is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Pledis
After School, stylized as AFTERSCHOOL in Japan, was a South Korean girl group formed by Pledis Entertainment with an admissions and graduation concept. As of September 2018, After School has had ...more
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Pristin V is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Pristin V is a subgroup of the South Korean girl group Pristin, formed by Pledis Entertainment in 2018. It is composed of five Pristin members: Nayoung, Roa, Eunwoo, Rena, and Kyulkyung. On May ...more
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Nine Muses is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Star Empire Entertainment

2010-2019

Nine Muses (often stylized as 9Muses) was a South Korean girl group formed by Star Empire Entertainment in 2010 with an admissions and graduation concept. The group's final lineup consisted of ...more
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JBJ is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
Fave Entertainment, CJ E&M

2017–2018

JBJ was a South Korean project boy group consisting of six members who previously participated in Mnet's 2017 survival show Produce 101 Season 2. The group was managed by Fave Entertainment, ...more
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Boyfriend is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Starship Entertainment
Boyfriend was a South Korean boy group formed by Starship Entertainment in 2011. They are the first boy group to have twin members. The group consists of Kim Donghyun, Shim Hyunseong, Lee ...more
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X1 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
Swing Entertainment, Stone Music Entertainment

2019–2020

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HELLOVENUS is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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2AM is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
Ariola Japan, JYP Entertainment, Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.

2008–2017

2AM is a South Korean boy group under JYP Entertainment, consisting of Jo Kwon, Lee Changmin, Lim Seulong and Jeong Jinwoon. It was one of the two subgroups split from the eleven-member boy band ...more
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UNB is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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The Unit Culture Industry Company
UNB is a South Korean boy group formed through the KBS reality show The Unit. The group is composed of nine members: Jun, Euijin, Go Ho-jung, Feeldog, Marco, Ji Han-sol, Daewon, Kijung, and ...more
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History is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
LOEN Entertainment

2013–2017

History is a five-member boy group from South Korea formed by LOEN Entertainment. They debuted on April 26, 2013 with "Dreamer", featuring the narration of their fellow labelmate IU. ...more
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HIGH4 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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N.A.P Entertainment
High4 was a South Korean boy band under the management of N.A.P Entertainment. The group consisted of members Alex, Myunghan, and Youngjun. They officially debuted into the Korean entertainment ...more
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Sistar19 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked

2011–2017

Sistar19 is the first official sub-group of South Korean girl group Sistar and was formed by Starship Entertainment in 2011. The sub-group is composed of Hyolyn & Bora.
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MYTEEN is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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The Music Works
MYTEEN (short for Make Your Teenager) was a South Korean boy group formed by The Music Works in 2016 and debuted in 2017 with the release of their first extended play titled MYTEEN GO!. At the ...more
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UNI.T is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List Of All Disbanded K-pop Groups, Ranked
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Uni.T was a South Korean girl group formed by The Unit Culture Industry Company through the KBS survival show The Unit. The group consisted of nine members: Yang Ji-won, Woohee, Yoonjo, ZN, ...more