Recently, the famous voting site King Choice opened a poll for fans to choose the name they think is worthy of the title “King of Kpop”. The results of this poll surprised many people by the appearance of idols with a career of up to ten years. Besides, Jimin continues to be a very hot name, affirming the “king” position in the idol world. Here are the top 10 male idols voted by fans as “Kpop kings” so far.
10. Taemin (SHINee)
As the main dancer of the popular group Gen 2 SHINee, Taemin not only delivers amazing performances with excellent choreography but also amazes viewers with his outstanding vocal improvement.
Perhaps that’s why, even though he’s been out for more than a decade, his attraction to fans has never cooled down. With more than 143,000 votes, Taemin excellently landed in 10th place in the top “Kpop king” voted by fans.
9. Jin (BTS)
“Global handsome” Jin (BTS) has conquered the hearts of Kpop fans thanks to his powerful voice and top-class visual. With more than 205,000 votes, the BTS boy excellently entered the top 9 of this chart.
8. Yonghwa (CNBLUE)
The leader of CNBLUE once made fans fall in love with his talent and romantic visual. Possessing a special hoarse voice, inner strength and richness of emotions, and a not-so-medium composing ability, Yonghwa has always been a highly appreciated idol throughout his artistic pursuits.
Although it has been more than 10 years since its debut, Yonghwa is still the name that fans think of when referring to the title “King of Kpop”. With 278,000 votes, CNBLUE’s main vocal was excellently ranked 8th in this chart.
7. Changmin (TVXQ)
Changmin (TVXQ) is a prominent name in SM’s vocal lineup with the most powerful voice in Kpop. Although he has debuted for nearly 2 decades, he has always made persistent efforts in artistic activities, and at the same time proved his charisma over time. With 379,000 votes, the representative from Gen 2 Changmin landed in 7th place in this chart.
6. G-Dragon (BIGBANG)
Known as the “King of Kpop” for many years, it is not surprising that the leader of BIGBANG continues to enter this chart. Possessing more talent than others with the same extreme charisma every time he appears on stage, G-Dragon proves his class when excelling at 6th place in this chart with 397,000 votes.
5. Donghae (Super Junior)
Although he has become the “uncle” of idol generations, Donghae’s beauty has never changed. Outstanding talent and excellent visual are what help the SM male idol maintain his charm after 15 years of artistic activities. With 594,000 votes, Donghae ranked 5th in the “Kpop King” chart voted by fans.
4. Yunho (TVXQ)
Continuing to be a representative from Gen 2 with nearly 20 years of age, Yunho excellently landed in 4th place in this chart with 768,000 votes. Possessing a top-notch body and a handsome face, the charm of SM’s cult male god has never cooled down in the hearts of fans. Despite being caught in a scandal that affects his career more or less, it can be seen that the title “King of Kpop” can hardly be absent from the name Yunho.
3. Jungkook (BTS)
Following this chart is a name that is too familiar to Kpop fans at the moment. Although he is the youngest member of the “global group” BTS, Jungkook has proven his talent after 8 years of debut. Possessing powerful vocals, excellent performance, and passionate visuals, fans are not too surprised when the boy born in 1997 ranks 3rd in this chart. He also received more than 3.5 million votes.
2. Eunwoo (ASTRO)
Possessing a “surreal” visual that overwhelmed many people, Eunwoo excellently won the runner-up position in this chart with 4.8 million votes. Thanks to his top-notch beauty and professional demeanor on stage, the ASTRO artist has attracted a large number of fans from all over the world, and continuously entered the hottest Kpop charts.
1. Jimin (BTS)
Possessing a series of titles such as “stage king”, “performance genius”, “fancam saint”, “global idol”, now Jimin continues to add to his prestigious collection with the title “King of Kpop”. Thanks to his extreme charisma every time he appears on stage, Jimin surprises many viewers with his choreography.
Therefore, the first place in this chart belongs to the BTS guy, which is completely deserved. With more than 5.5 million votes, Jimin is the most current “Kpop king” in the hearts of fans.