EXO’s Sehun Is the Most Popular K-Pop Idol in China


SEOUL, Kr. – It looks like EXO’s Sehun has stolen the hearts of many K-pop fans in China! Oh Sehun belongs to the South Korean-Chinese boy group EXO. The group’s name comes from the word “exoplanet,” which means “a planet located outside the solar system that orbits a star.”

The Star Weekly Ranking recently announced a list of the most popular K-pop superstars in the country. They calculated results from July 31, Monday, to August 6, Sunday and posted the list on Weibo, a popular Chinese microblogging website.

EXO’s Sehun Is the Most Popular K-Pop Idol in China

In the said list, EXO’s Sehun leads as China’s most famous Korean celebrity. However, he is not only famous for this particular week. He also took the first position last April, making him the most popular Korean celebrity in China. Meanwhile, Baekhyun and Chanyeol, other members of EXO, are in the fifth and sixth spots.

Other Celebrities Who Are in the List

Here are other K-pop stars who made the list:

#2 Lee Min Ho

EXO’s Sehun Is the Most Popular K-Pop Idol in China

The “Hallyu” star Lee Min Ho is in second place on the list. However, Min Ho is probably one of the few actors who took the number one spot several times.

#3 Hwang Chi Yeol

Chi Yeol took the third position this time. However, he took first place last May. He has been in China many times. Because of this, he has become one of the most prominent and well-loved Korean artists in the country.

Why Is Sehun the #1 K-Pop Idol in China?

EXO’s Sehun Is the Most Popular K-Pop Idol in China

We can’t deny the fact that he’s cute and full of appeal. Sehun is also brimming with talent, and avid fans can’t get enough of his incredible dance moves and amazing voice. But what helped him reach the top this week is EXO’s hit single “Ko Ko Bop.” The song is becoming even more popular because of the latest dance craze that has been making waves around the internet these past few days.

Can EXO’s Sehun or his fellow members make it to the list again? Let’s find out next week if Sehun stays on top of the list, or if Lee Min Ho can take back the crown.