A lot can be learned from Google searches, and data collected from them can help determine information about K-Pop popularity. Over the years, Google has kept track of searches on the website and collected the information which can be used to determine trends and interest in different groups in the music genre. Based on these trends, the following lists are made of the top 7 most-searched K-Pop groups of each year from 2013 until now, with points based on the data collected. Check out which groups were gathering the most interest at those times!

2013

7. Girls’ Generation (809 points)

6. B1A4 (809 points)

5. ZE:A (812 points)

4. TEEN TOP (833 points)

3. INFINITE (842 points)

2. BTOB (878 points)

1. CNBLUE (961 points)

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2014

7. Girl’s Day (693 points)

6. INFINITE (708 points)

5. 2NE1 (716 points)

4. CNBLUE (815 points)

3. EXO (817 points)

2. VIXX (818 points)

1. Apink (847 points)

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2015

7. GOT7 (664 points)

6. BTOB (671 points)

5. EXO (698 points)

4. INFINITE (717 points)

3. EXID (791 points)

2. Apink (858 points)

1. VIXX (904 points)

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2016

7. I.O.I (653 points)

6. SEVENTEEN (661 points)

5. MONSTA X (673 points)

4. GFRIEND (750 points)

3. UP10TION (844 points)

2. GOT7 (845 points)

1. VIXX (930 points)

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2017

7. WINNER (713 points)

6. ASTRO (763 points)

5. TWICE (776 points)

4. GFRIEND (805 points)

3. SEVENTEEN (834 points)

2. MONSTA X (933 points)

1. GOT7 (936 points)

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2018

7. NCT (764 points)

6. GOT7 (775 points)

5. Red Velvet (802 points)

4. MONSTA X (833 points)

3. SEVENTEEN (863 points)

2. BTS (904 points)

1. TWICE (944 points)

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2019

7. NCT (671 points)

6. N.Flying (706 points)

5. SEVENTEEN (732 points)

4. IZ*ONE (774 points)

3. TWICE (775 points)

2. BTS (885 points)

1. MONSTA X (908 points)

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2020

7. ASTRO (556 points)

6. DAY6 (563 points)

5. NCT 127 (579 points)

4. ATEEZ (590 points)

3. LOONA (596 points)

2. NCT (608 points)

1. BTS (662 points)

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