Recently, the Korean Business Research Institute announced this month’s girl group brand reputation rankings. The Top 30 are determined through the results of analyzing media coverage, interaction and community indexes of girl groups collected from February 14 to March 14.
This month, BLACKPINK continues to hold the top position, affirming the position of the most popular girl group today. The most noteworthy is the position of Brave Girls when this girl group suddenly surpassed a series of other popular names to take second place, close to the 4 “hot” girls of YG. From an unknown girl group, Brave Girls has “revived” with the song Rollin ‘ , becoming a popular Korean phenomenon. However, the fact that this group compared with BLACKPINK and surpassed a series of other popular girl groups does not cause controversy. This month’s chart also saw IZ * ONE’s promotions before the group officially disbanded in April.
BLACKPINK’s brand reputation index for this month is 3,672,760 points, a positive response of up to 76.5%. High ranking phrases in the group’s keyword analysis include “Rosé”, “On The Ground” and “solo”.
2. Brave Girls
Brave Girls ‘song Rollin’ was released in 2017, recently hot again and helped the group become a phenomenon, out of the brink of disbandment. From an anonymous female group, Brave Girls got a spectacular promotion, surpassing a series of competitors. 4 girls ranked second with a brand reputation index of 3,556,213, fierce competition with BLACKPINK
3. IZ * ONE
IZ * ONE is ranked third with 2,648,050 points. Previously, the management company announced that the group would disband in April, making fans regret
4. (G) I-DLE
Despite Soojin’s school violence scandal, (G) I-DLE still reached the top 10, keeping the ranking quite high.
5th place belongs to the “big sisters” MAMAMOO
TWICE is ranked 6th, down 2 places from the previous month
7. Red Velvet
Red Velvet is up one notch from the previous month, ranking at No. 7 this month
8. Oh My Girl
Eighth place belonged to the beautiful girls Oh My Girl
GFRIEND suddenly dropped 3 places compared to the previous month
After releasing the “hint” for Tiffany’s comeback, SNSD quickly entered the top 10
The remaining rankings in the top 30:
23. Rocket Punch
28. Girl’s Day
30. Weki Meki