There might be many reasons as to why a K-drama is worth watching. Maybe when its storyline is good, the chemistry between the main leads spark that fire, or because their acting is amazing. But what makes the show memorable is the OSTs, the soundtracks that add power to a scene.
Over the years, there have been many tracks produced for dramas that became eternal. These songs are the life of the show and are still on everyone’s lips even after all these years.
Here are some of the best K-Drama OSTs of all time.
1. If I Die, It’s You – BTS’s Jin and V (Hwarang: The Poet Warrior)
Written by Oh Jun Sung, this track features a cheerful groove and is the theme song of the elite group, ‘Hwarang.’ The vocals are provided by BTS members Jin and V, aka Kim Taehyung. V also made his acting debut with the show portraying the character of Han Sung.
2. Stay With Me – Chanyeol, Punch (Goblin/Guardian: The Lonely and Great God)
This is one of the most famous OSTs of all time. Sung by EXO’s Chanyeol and Punch, Stay With Me’s music video became the first-ever K-drama OST MV to cross 300 million views on Youtube. It’s a beautiful track with both their vocals blending to create a soothing masterpiece.
3. Sunset – Davichi (Crash Landing on You)
Davichi is known as the OST queens as the duo has produced some of the best Kdrama tracks of all time. Sunset from Crash Landing on You is a slow-comforting song with lyrics that perfectly define the love between the two main leads.
4. All I Do – Roy Kim (Romance is a Bonus Book)
A song that perfectly represents the theme and emotions of the characters, Roy Kim, peaked with this one. The lyrics are beautiful, but his voice is what makes the song even better. It is one of the most popular tracks from this drama.
5. My Destiny – Lyn (My Love from the Star)
The drama is all about two people who are probably are not meant to meet each other as Do Min Jun is an alien who has lived on earth for 400 years. The song expresses this game of fate and the characters’ confusion with love, very well.
6. Sweet Night – BTS’s V (Itaewon Class)
V, the ‘Scenery’ and ‘Winter Bear’ crooner, sings this indie-pop track and also participated in its production. The acoustic guitar sound in the background with V’s humming and the melodic whistling at the end makes this a perfect comfort track.
7. We All Lie – Hajin (Sky Castle)
Hajin lends her soulful voice for this OST of Sky Castle. ‘We all Lie’ is a song that represents the vulnerability and disturbance in the characters’ lives very well. The lyrics do full justice to the plot of the story.
8. You are My Everything – Gummy (Descendants of the Sun)
As we know, this drama is about two duty-bound people who cannot find time for love. The OST depicts the protagonists’ emotions very well and plays throughout the series to make the beautiful scenes even more impactful.