The Korea Institute of Corporate Reputation has revealed brand value rankings of singers for the month of December, based on big data analysis.
In first place, boy group BTS earned a total of 10,830,271 points for the month of December, maintaining the top spot once again after October and November. Likewise, trot singer Lim Young Woong also maintained his 2nd place spot with a total of 10,727,996 points, demonstrating his unrivaled status as the king of trot. 3rd place went to girl group NewJeans for this month with a total of 9,405,479 points.
The top 30 Korean singers in terms of brand value ranking for December are, in order: BTS, Lim Young Woong, NewJeans, BLACKPINK, Younha, IU, Lee Chan Won, IVE, LE SSERAFIM, Young Tak, Seventeen, Red Velvet, Kim Ho Joong, Cho Yong Pil, (G)I-DLE, Jung Dong Won, Kang Daniel, Song Ga In, Highlight, Psy, Jang Min Ho, Girls' Generation, NCT, TWICE, Jessi, Jukjae, aespa, Taeyeon, Noel, and Davichi.