BIGBANG G-Dragon ranked first in a poll as the most well-rounded K-Pop star with BTS Suga coming second.
On November 10JAM, a teen research institute conducted a poll operated by Genie Music for two weeks. The goal of the poll was to determine which K-Pop idol teenagers believed was the most well-rounded. Meaning an artist who can dance, sing, write, and compose music.
With 21% of the vote, BIGBANG member G-Dragon topped the list. Although he is currently serving in the military and has not released solo music since his self-titled album in 2017, is popularity and reputation remain in good standing. Moreover, he continues to be recognized as a talented idol.
In second place with 17% is BTS member Suga, who has participated in the production of the group’s albums. Further, he he also released a mixtape, showing off the range of his musicality. RM, the leader of BTS ranked fifth with 8%.
In third and fourth place are Zico and Jinyoung, former members of Block B and B1A4, respectively.
Fans chose Wanna One-NU’EST member Minhyun as the idol who looks even better in person.
Given the heavy makeup, bright lights, and camera distortions of television broadcasts can alter an idol’s image. As such, there are many fans who are eager to see how their favorite singers and entertainers look “in real life” to see how they compare.
That’s where mobile app IDOLCHAMP’s poll to determine which idols visual are even better in person than their on-screen personas comes. Earlier this week IDOLCHAMP released the results of their survey ran from July 18 until August 1, giving participants ample time to submit a vote.
Well-known idols like T-ARA Ji-yeon, VICTON Lim Se-jun, and EXO Suho were all on the list. However, it was Wanna One-NU’EST member Minhyun that took the top spot. According to the mobile app, Minhyun, who is currently active with group Wanna One, won with 46.9 percent of the total votes.
The singer gained public recognition when he appeared on the second season of “Produce 101” in 2017. During and after his time on the show, viewers and fans praised his good looks and personality and earned a reputation who was equally handsome in person as he was on TV.
In second place is EXO rapper Suho with 45.8 percent and with 2.3 percent Apink Oh Ha-young rounded out the top three.
Netizens picked actor Park Seo-joon as the actor who has benefitted the most from completing his mandatory military service early.
From June 17 to 23 people participated in an online survey to determine which male actor has become the most successful after entering the army at a relatively young age. From that survey, Park Seo-joon topped the list with 842 votes (26.9 percent) out of 3,133.
Reportedly, Park enlisted after completing just one college semester. As a result, he has been able to focus on his acting career without working around a potential two-year hiatus. At the moment, Park is one of the top actors in the military age generation and is currently starring in the romantic drama “What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim.”
Next on the list is Yoo Seung-ho, with 700 votes (22.3 percent). Yoo debuted as a popular child actor and was just beginning to transition to an adult actor when he joined the army. Prior to joining, he remained vocal about his desire to serve in the military, but it still surprised many that he enlisted at the age of 21. Yoo was recently in the romantic comedy “I Am Not A Robot” with Chae Soo-bin.
“Something in the Rain” actor Jung Hae-in rounds out the top three with 425 votes (13.6 percent). He began his term in the military at the age of 21 and debuted as an actor at 26. Further, having performed well since then through various roles, he has become immensely popular.
Other noteworthy actors include Ha Jung-woo, Ryu Jun-yeol, and Lee Kwang-soo.