Recently, Korean netizens shared a list of the most viewed artists on YouTube in Korea last month. Views include MV and all contents of that artist within Korea, foreign views are not counted.
The results showed that trot singer Lim Young Woong ranked first with 61.3 million views, followed by BTS (45.1 million views). BLACKPINK is known as “the queen of YouTube” with a series of MV billion views, channel subscribers only ranked behind Justin Bieber in the global artist world but not in the top 3. They ranked 4th (after IU ) with 35 , 9 million views in the past month.
Lim Young Woong ranked # 1 among the most viewed artists on YouTube Korea last month
BTS ranked 2nd
IU ranked 3rd, the ranking even surpassed BLACKPINK
Top 10 artists with the highest YouTube views in Korea last month
1. Lim Young Woong: 61.3 million views
2. BTS: 45.1 million views
3. IU: 41.2 million views
4. BLACKPINK: 35.9 million views
5. Brave Girls: 24.6 million views
6. SHINee: 14.5 million views
7. IZ * ONE: 13.9 million views
8. Lee Chan Won: 13.1 million views
9. Jang Bum Joon: 12.8 million views
10. TWICE: 12.7 million views
This result surprised many people because BTS and BLACKPINK are two of the biggest Kpop artists on the YouTube platform today, they even scrambled for each view record milestone. However, considering the views from Korea in the past month, the “injustice” duo gave up to Lim Young Woong
BLACKPINK is known as “the queen of YouTube” …
… with BTS competing for each view record, but in Korea, both still lost to Lim Young Woong
Lim Young Woong may be a strange name for international Kpop fans, but he is a famous singer in Korea. Male singer born in 1991 is the Champion of the program Mr.Trot . Because trot music is popular with the Korean public in the middle age, his name has high coverage, this is also a YouTube view chart in this country, so it is understandable that Lim Young Woong is at the top
Thanks to the influence of trot music in Korea, Lim Young Woong is loved by the public
MV Trust In Me – Lim Young Woong
In addition, Brave Girls is also an impressive face. They are an unknown group that just emerged after the song Rollin ‘went upstream on the chart but managed to rank 5th in the top artists with the highest YouTube views in Korea last month. Brave Girls’ position is even higher than some cult idols such as SHINee, IZ * ONE, TWICE.
Brave Girls recently emerged thanks to their hit song Rollin ‘, but came in at No. 5
– Lim Young Woong, haha. My mom watches his videos every day.
– My mom likes Lim Young Woong … She doesn’t know any music website so she listens to YouTube all the time.
– In Korea, Lim Young Woong’s fandom seems to be the biggest.
– IU is the best.
– There is BLACKPINK.
– Now BTS and BLACKPINK are the most popular groups in Korea.
– Well, there is also SHINee.
– The only male idols are BTS and SHINee …
– Lim Young Woong is really impressed, so is Lee Chan Won.
– Brave Girls is awesome, haha.
Source: Knetizen – Photo: Internet – Video: YouTube