These artists can be considered the most popular singers in South Korea right now, as they have the most followers on Melon.
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Melon is the most popular music platform in South Korea. According to Nielsen Korea's analysis, Melon accounts for 34% of the market share and is the highest among native Korean digital music platforms. Therefore, an artist's rankings on this site can partly reflect their influence to the Korean public.
Among the different statistics, the number of followers of an artist is an important figure. So, let's take a look at the 10 leading artists when it comes to followers on Melon.
Note: Data is collected as of February 5, 2021.
No.10: BAEKHYUN - 231,113 followers
No.9: MAMAMOO - 232,938 followers
No.8: WANNA ONE - 237,288 followers
No.7: PARK HYOSHIN - 252,968 followers
No.6: BOL4 - 256,081 followers
No.5: RED VELVET - 258,510 followers
No.4: BIGBANG - 262,496 followers
No.3: EXO - 532,258 followers
No.2: IU - 697,845 followers
No.1: BTS - 759,547 followers
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