YouTube’s popularity has only grown over the past few years. And with the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, men and women of all ages have dived into the world of YouTube. As a result, the influence of YouTubers (YouTube content creators) is second only to that of celebrities. Who is the most popular YouTuber in Korea?
5. 1MILLION DANCE STUDIO – 23.1 million subscribers
It’s a YouTube channel run by famous dancer Lia Kim. The offline 1Million Dance Studio is the birthplace of some of the hit K-pop choreography, such as Sunmi’s “24 Hours” and “Gashina” and TWICE’a “TT” and “Like OOH-AHH.”
4. Boram Tube Vlog – 27.5 million subscribers
Boram Tube Vlog uploads Lee’s daily stories and toy play videos. Boram Tube ToysReview posts videos of other plays (like making stuff) or experiencing playgrounds at kids’ cafes. Boram Tube is relatively inactive. Social Blade once estimated Boramtube Vlog’s monthly earning as $219,900 to $3.5 million, and Boramtube Toy Review’s monthly earning as $52,900 to $847,100.
3. BANGTANTV – 43.7 million subscribers
It is the official YouTube channel of the global boy band BTS. You can get a glimpse of BTS’ awesome performances, as well as behind-the-scenes stories that you can’t see on TV and members’ frank talks.
2. Big Hit Labels – 50.2 million subscribers
It’s a channel that gives you updates on BTS’s agency Big Hit Entertainment and other subsidiary labels. You will be able to hear the news of BTS as well as other Big Hit Label singers, including GFRIEND and ENHYPEN.
1. BLACKPINK – 55.9 million subscribers
Blackpink is a multinational girl group that is loved by people all over the world. YouTube is the place where they especially show great results. Currently, the number of subscribers to Blackpink’s YouTube channel has exceeded the number of the South Korean population. Now, Blackpink has the world’s 2nd biggest YouTube subscribers.