Do you find it difficult to keep up with all the Kpop girl groups? I thought that it is time to comprise a list of all the Korean girl bands in one place. Because they are all awesome and I think you should know them all. Whether you are new to Kpop or have been a die-hard fan for years, you will find some hidden gems on my list.
1. Girls Generation
Girls Generation is probably the most well known Kpop girl group around the world. The nine members perfectly embody the sweet and sexy concept of Korean girl bands. But there is more to their success than just good looks. A couple of number one hits and the success overseas proves that the girls are great music artists. And everybody who has ever been to one of their concerts, will tell you how amazing their shows are. Read our SNSD profile and learn even more about the girls.
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Sistar is one of the most consistent Kpop girl groups in the last years and has the most number one singles since the introduction of the Kpop Hot 100. The four members prove, how valuable the right combination of members can be. Bora, Hyorin, Soyou and Dasom are the perfect Korean girl band. If you want to know more about Sistar than visit our in-depth info page about the four wonderful ladies. But for now you should watch the video below, to get to know the girls.
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3. Wonder Girls
This South Korean girl group is managed by JYP Entertainment. The Wonder Girls are no strangers to the American music scene. They entered the American market in 2009 and had some success there. There current members are Kim Yubin, Park Yeeun, Lee Sunmi and Woo Hyerim. There have been some changes of the members over the past years. But one thing has always been for certain. Their music is fantastic.
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2NE1 consists of CL, Park Bom, Dara and Minzy. This Korean girl band debuted in 2009 and has been one of the best Kpop live acts ever since. The music is a mixture of R&B, electronic music and Hip Hop. They are definitely something different among all the Kpop girl groups. The band also received some love and success in the United States. 2NE1 has released three studio albums so far and is famous for their live performances. Make sure to check out the video below and visit their discography site, if you want to know more about them.
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4 Minute are another Kpop girl group wich is highly influenced by R&B and Hip Hop music. The band was founded in 2009 and is part of the Cube Entertainment empire. The band consists of Jihyun, Gayoon, Jiyoon, Sohyun and Hyuna. The latter one also has a successful solo career as a singer.
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EXID consist of Solji, Le, Hani, Hyelin and Junghwa. They released their first single and album in 2012. Fun Fact: The band name is an acronym for Exceed In Dreaming. Their cute and sexy image made them one of the most successful Korean girl groups of the last years.
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7. Girl’s Day
This Korean girl group is managed by Dream T Entertainment. The four members of the group are Sojin, Yura, Minah and Hyeri. The group was founded in 2010 and their hits include songs like the ones below. If you want to know more about the girls and their music, make sure to visit their official fanclub Dai5y. What is their music style like? Cute and sexy. Perfect for lovers of Kpop music. Find even more about them in our Girls Day profile.
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Apink was formed in 2011 by Cube Entertainment. The girl group has currently six members. Park Chorong, Yoon Bomi, Jung Eunji, Son Naeun, Kim Namjoo and Oh Hayoung. The members have been very busy during the time since 2011 and are one of the hottest bands in Korea. Don’t miss our complete Apink profile.
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9. Miss A
Miss A is a unique Kpop girl group. Because they are a Korean-Chinese group. Managed by JYP Entertainment, the group was formed in 2010 and has had a lot os success in Korea and China. The four members are Fei, Jia, Min, Bae Suzy. Lets see if you are still with me. Who are the Chinese members of the group? Just write your answer in the comments.
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AOA is an eight-member Kpop girl group managed by FNC Entertainment. The group consists of Choa, Jimin, Yuna, Hyejeong, Mina, Seolhyun, Chanmi and Youkyung. The band name is an acronym for Ace of Angels. They have been highly successful since their debut in 2012 and belong to the most beloved Korean girl groups. In addition to the usual Kpop sounds you can find a lot of R&B elements in their songs. Watch the video below to get to know the girls from AOA.
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T-ARA debuted in 2009 and created a lot of buzz. The six-member girl group consists of Boram, Qri, Soyeon, Eunjung, Hyomina and Jiyeon. T-ARA are one of the most successful Korean girl groups in Japan and Asia. Even if their music is similar to other Kpop group, they seem to have something different about their stye of music. Especially the way they present themselves.
Nine Muses debuted in 2010 and has, surprisingly nine members. The members are Hyuna, Euaerin, Sungah, Kyungri, Hyemi, Minha, Sojin and Keumjo. Their name derives from greek mythology and the girls are, for sure, mystical themselves.
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13. Fin K.L.
Fin K.L. debuted in 1998 and ended in 2002. But they can be considered the first wave of Kpop girl groups. The members were Ock Joo-hyun, Lee Jin, Sung Yuri and Lee Hyori. The latter one went on and became one of the greatest and most successful Korean solo artists of the last ten years. Check out this classic Korean girl group in the video below.
14. After School
After school consists of 7 wonderful members. Kaeun, E-Young, Lizzy, Nana, Raina, Uee and Jungah have been together since their debut in 2009. They are managed by Pledis Entertainment and have, in my opinion, one of the best name for a Kpop girl group. Watch the video below to get to know them and their music.
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15. Baby V.O.X.
Baby V.O.X. debuted in 1997 and belonged to the first wave of Kpop girl groups in the 90s and early 2000s. Their original members were Cha Yu Mi, Jung Shi Woon Jang Hyun Jung, Lee Hee Jin and Kim E-Z. The group broke up in 2006 and individual members pursued their solo careers. Check out the video below and let us know, what you think about Baby V.O.X. and their music.
Jewelry was the longest existing Kpop girl group until they broke up in 2015. They have had a lot of changes when it comes to their members. They were basically a four-member girl group. But there were 10 members over all over the years. But the original members who debuted in 2001 were Park Jung-ah, Lee Ji-hyun, Jun Eun-mi and Jung Yoo-jin.
Lovelyz was formed in 2014 and the eight-member group has already turned heads a lot. The members of the girl group: Baby Soul, Jisoo, Mijoo, Jiae, Kei, Jin, Sujeong and Yein. It is a very cute and girly kind of music, even for Kpop standards. Check out their website and the video below, for more information and music.
Dalshabet was created in 2011 and the girls have stirred some debate over lyrics and videos since than. One of their songs has even been forbidden on Korean television. If you are curious which song that was, just watch the video below. You know why it was banned? Let others know in the comment section. The group currently consists of Serri, Ah Young, Jiyul, Woohee, GaEun and Subin.
19. Brown Eyed Girls
The Brown Eyed Girls consist of JeA, Miryo, Narsha and Ga-in. They debuted in 2006 and are managed by the Nega Network. They originally started out as a R&B vocal group and you can find a lot of these early influences in their music.
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20. Hello Venus
Get more facts and cool informations about this Korean girl group on our Hello Venus profile.
21. Red Velvet
You want to know more about the girls? Check out our Red Velvet profile and learn everything about this amazing girl group.
If you want to know more about this awesome Kpop girl group, please visit our Bestie profile.
Find more about Mamamoo on our profile page.
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In case you have never heart of this Korean girl group, it is time you get on it right now. They have some incredible music and our Sonamoo profile will give you all the information you need.
Another one of these new girl groups from Korea that you should check out. Believe it or not, we have a The Ark profile page for you, so you can learn everything about the members and the group.
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What do you think about this list? Did I forget any Korean girl group that should be included here and which one is your favourite?