The February 2022 Kpop Girl Groups Brand Reputation Rankings are now in! Every month Kpop fans wait excitedly to see if their favorite has made it to the top of the Brand Reputation Rankings. For those of you who do not know, the Korean Business Research Institute thoroughly analyzes data of the most popular Kpop idols in that month. The rankings depend on how much buzz the group or individual created with its performances and activities. Although most of the time we see the same group continue to maintain its popularity, there are times when the brand reputation rankings leave fans shocked.
Additionally, the February 2022 Kpop Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings are based on data collected between January 13 and February 12. Moreover, Kpop Girl Groups have been stealing hearts and topping charts with not just their looks but also their talents. With every new music video release, Kpop Girl Groups set the internet on fire with their amazing dance moves and unique themes. In this article, we will be telling you who were the amazing Kpop Girl Groups that topped the February 2022 Brand Reputation Rankings.
February 2022 Kpop Girl Groups Brand Reputation Rankings
The list released by Korean Business Research Institute each month contains of the top 30 individuals or groups that were the talk of the town. Besides the top ten, these are the Kpop Girl Groups that made it to the list. APRIL, fromis_9, WJSN, MAMAMOO, Brave Girls, STAYC, MOMOLAND, LOONA, Girl’s Day, Weeekly, EXID, cignature, DIA, ITZY, LABOUM, Dreamcatcher, Ladies Code, f(x), CLC, and finally woo!ah! at the last spot. Let us take a look at the top 10 Kpop Girl Groups that topped the February 2022 Brand Reputation Rankings.
This Kpop Girl Group debuted in late 2021 and was highly welcomed as it consisted of two members from IZ*ONE. Furthermore, IVE is managed by Starship Entertainment. Their debut song ‘Eleven’ topped countless charts and made everyone dance to its tune. It looks like we have another ‘Rookie Monster’ in the making.
Another third-generation Kpop girl group that has made it to the February 2022 Kpop Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings is Lovelyz. Furthermore, Lovelyz was the first-ever girl group under Woolim Entertainment. In 2020, they released a beautiful EP titled ‘Unforgettable’. Additionally, in 2021 Woolim Entertainment announced that the group is going on that out of the seven members-only Baby Soul has decided to renew her contract, leaving the group’s future in uncertainty.
You will be shocked to know that Kep1er has made it to the top ten Kpop Girl Groups in the February Brand Reputation Ranking since the group debuted just last month. Furthermore, the group was formed under the popular survival show Girls Planet 999 on Mnet. Kep1er is managed by Swing Entertainment and Wake One Entertainment. The group left a long-lasting impact through their debut with the extended play, First Impact.
7. Oh My Girl
The Kpop Girl Group consists of seven members and is managed by WM Entertainment. Oh My Girl is a third-generation Kpop girl group that debuted in 2015 and is still going strong. In 2021, Oh My Girl made a chart-topping comeback with their extended play, ‘Dear Oh My Girl’, and also released a Japanese version of ‘Dun Du Dun’. Their agency WM Entertainment announced on February 7, that Oh My Girl would be making a comeback will be releasing a whole new album in March. Thanks to their upcoming comeback, Oh My Girl comes at number seven on the February 2022 Kpop Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings.
6. Girls’ Generation
One of the greatest factors that made the K-wave global is Girls’ Generation which is also known as SNSD. Furthermore, the group consists of eight members and is managed by SM Entertainment. Although the Kpop Girl Group debuted back in 2007, their popularity still remains unreached. Furthermore, Girls’ Generation was the first group with five music videos that have over 100 million on Youtube. Besides being very influential in Korea, Girls’ Generation is very popular in Japan. They were the first non-Japanese girl group who reached number one with three albums on the Omricorn Albums Chart. To honor Girls Generation and their evergreen legacy, Billboard gave SNSD the title ‘Top K-Pop Girl Group Of The Past Decade’.
One of the first second-generation K-pop girl groups to make it to the top of February 2022 Kpop Girl Group Brand Reputation Rankings is Apink. Additionally, Apink is a six-membered Kpop girl group under IST Entertainment. The group debuted in 2011 with Seven Springs Of Apink, which proved to be a massive hit. The group has received major awards at the Golden Disc Awards, the Seoul Music Awards, and Mnet Asian Music Awards. Although the group has not been very active as of recently, fans of Apink will be glad to know that IST Entertainment has announced an Apink comeback this February. The group is all set to release a new album titled ‘Horn’ as well as a single ‘Dilemma’ on the 14th of February. Safe to say, fans are absolutely ecstatic.
One of the most popular Kpop Girl Groups in TWICE. Furthermore, TWICE is managed by JYP Entertainment and has nine members. If there is one Kpop Girl Group that everyone needs to talk about, it is undoubtfully TWICE. The group literally had about six comebacks just in 2021. Furthermore, TWICE began to receive global recognition right after their first album that topped both the BIllboard’s World Albums and World Digital Song Sales Chart. TWICE is also one of the most influential endorsers of Lotte Duty-Free and has signed an advertisement contract with over thirty companies. Most importantly, TWICE is the brand ambassador of Estee Lauder. According to the February 2022 Brand Reputation Rankings, TWICE has a reputation index of 2,580,292.
3. Red Velvet
The third spot in February 2022 Brand Reputation Rankings is held by Red Velvet. Furthermore, Red Velvet is a five-membered Kpop Girl Group under SM Entertainment. Red Velvet is known for its diverse themes. The ‘Red’ in their name represents the cute side, whereas the ‘Velvet’ stands for darker themes. Moreover, Red Velvet is one of the most popular Kpop Girl Groups, and influential magazines such as Time and Billboard also agree. Apart from being one of the most influential Kpop girl groups in Korea, Red Velvet is very popular in Japan as well.
They have received numerous awards such as the Golden Disc Awards, Mnet Asian Music Award, Korean Music Award, and Asia Artist Award for their choreographies and songs. Their total brand reputation index according to the February 2022 Brand Reputation Rankings is 2,644,690. If you want to find out who the members of Red Velvet are dating, you can click here.
Coming in at the second position in February 2022, Kpop Girl Groups Brand Reputation Rankings is the rookie group, aespa. Additionally, aespa is a four-membered Kpop girl group under SM Entertainment that debuted in the November of 2020 with the hit song ‘Black Mamba’. For those of you who do not know, aespa is also known as ‘Monster Rookie’ of Kpop for the impossible heights that they have reached within a short time after their debut. Karina, Giselle, Winter, and NingNing are the four talented members of this group.
From the prestigious Golden Disc Awards to Melon Music Awards, Mnet Asian Music Awards, and so many more, aespa has managed to win it all. Not to mention, aespa took 2021 to the next level with their chart-topping song ‘Next Level’. The February 2022 Kpop Girl Group Brand Reputation Ranking reveals that aespa has a reputation index of 2,971,114. Fans cannot wait to see what more aespa has in store for its fans this year.
Kpop fan or not, there is no one who has not heard of Blackpink and their viral song ‘Ddu-du Ddu-du’. Furthermore, BLACKPINK is a four-membered Kpop girl group that debuted under YG Entertainment that debuted in the August of 2016. The group has broken multiple records right since its debut. Moreover, Blackpink is also the first female Korean act that has received certification from the Record Industry Association Of America with ‘Ddu-du Ddu-du,’ which is also the Kpop music video with the highest views. Adding to the numerous huge records that Blackpink has broken is the Guinness World Record for their song ‘How You Like That’.
Despite having their last comeback in October of 2020, the Kpop Girl Group has managed to be at the top of Brand Reputation Rankings no matter what the month is. In February 2022, Blackpink had a brand reputation ranking of 4,913,943. They also scored 70% in positive reactions. Their most searched keywords include ‘YouTube,’ ‘Instagram,’ and to no one’s surprise ‘Jennie’. The power that this group holds is insane!