There are some unexpected faces here!
- BTS’s V And AKMU Earn Double Crowns On Circle Weekly Charts; Jungkook Tops Global K-Pop Chart
- Stray Kids, TXT, Jungkook, And BLACKPINK Win At 2023 MTV Video Music Awards
- Jungkook’s “Seven” Becomes BTS’s Fastest Solo MV To Surpass 200 Million Views
According to searching results, these male K-Pop idols are the most top searched in Japan. Check out the top 20 below!
20. Lucas (NCT)
Lucas is the only member of NCT who made the top 20.
19. Kim Wooseok
Now promoting as a soloist, Kim Wooseok is popular from his time on Produce X 101.
18. Vernon (SEVENTEEN)
17. Cho Seungyoun (WOODZ)
Cho Seungyoun, known as WOODZ, is known for his popularity in Japan.
16. Onew (SHINee)
In spite of being in the military for over half the year, Onew still managed to have high search results in Japan this year.
15. Taeyong (NCT)
The leader of NCT reached spot #15…but one more NCT member surpassed him.
14. Minho (SHINee)
Leaving the military only a month ago, Minho still managed to reach Japan’s search results.
13. RM (BTS)
BTS’s leader reached spot #13 on the list.
12. Jaehyun (NCT)
11. Kai (EXO)
After releasing his first solo mini-album, Kai went up to spot #11.
10. Baekhyun (EXO)
9. Jeonghan (SEVENTEEN)
Jeonghan put SEVENTEEN’s name in the top 10, climbing to spot #9 on the search results!
8. Taemin (SHINee)
Taemin’s activity in 2020 boosted him to #8.
7. J-Hope (BTS)
J-Hope is the next BTS member, hitting #7.
6. Jin (BTS)
He was followed by Jin at spot #6.
5. Cha Eunwoo (ASTRO)
Actor and idol Cha Eunwoo broke through to spot #5.
4. Suga (BTS)
Suga continued the BTS streak at #4.
3. Jimin (BTS)
The BTS maknae line occupied the top 3 spots with Jimin at #3.
2. Jungkook (BTS)
The youngest took the second spot.
1. V (BTS)
V took the title of the most-searched male K-Pop idol in Japan in 2020!