Top Ten Most Charismatic Leaders of K-pop Groups

Good songs, good music, dancing skills, handsome & pretty face members... These are the reason of being successful in K-pop industry! Oh, did I forget something? Yeah, leaders; I think leader is very important, he should be handsome, have a good voice, be a good dancer & be charismatic!

Now, I wanna know who do you think are the most charismatic leaders of K-pop groups!

The Top Ten

1 Kim Hyun Jung (SS501)

I vote for him, because I know he went through a lot of problems and he solved all of them alone, I'm sure it was hard! I always believed that he has charisma & I love it very much;but after all that happened for SS501, I was one of those who thought it's his fault, after all he is leader! It was hard to keep faith in him! But now, I know I was wrong and from bottom of my heart I want to support him and I believe to him! (oh, it was so sad! ) - same

He is daebakk nothing to say really. Fighting. Come together son love you oppa continue your hard work

Handsome, good acter, good singer, he is also a wonderful rapper and... As a leader in his solo activities he proved that he is really popular in the world & he is a true wave in his country and guess what, he is a reall charismatic leader! - same

Es un artista completo actua, canta y baila y encima es superguapo, siempre lo apoyare siempre..I love Kim Hyum Joong

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2 G-Dragon (Big Bang)

Most charismatic? As in, when these leaders are to be seated in a row, someone who catch your attention the most? The posture, the skills they have, the image of public about them, I think are the most determining factor. It's GD alright.

His posture screams confidence and politeness at the same time.

He's NOT just a singer, but AN ARTIST. Know the difference, people? To make it simple, a singer sing, while an artist makes an art of EVERYTHING they are doing, be it singing, writing lyrics, composing, producing, or SIMPLY WEARING CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES.

The public image? I can't say all news about him are good, especially after some scandals about him. But he tried his hardest to compensate for it all. He tried hard to bring happiness to people through his arts (songs, performances, etc). The important thing is, HE SHOWED HIS EFFORTS. If you want to bring happiness but your acts are little, half-hearted, and not worth mentioning or attention, what did you do that ...more

He really cares about his members, and tries his best in composing and producing the songs. He has many roles in the group, from the rapper to vocalist to producer, composer and lyricist. GD THE BEST~

Amazing! I haven't even seen him live and he still amazes and blows me away!

Charismatic is hands down GD. No one beats him in charisma. If it's best or favorite, I won't say GD but when it come to charisma it's his.

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3 Leeteuk (Super Junior)

Leeteuk is an amazing leader. He still keeps the group together no matter what, sure members leave and its hard but he still keeps his cool to make sure everyone is still happy with each other. He is nice and cares about every single one of his members.

Leeteuk, I would say he isn't at the top yet, but he's the best leader to me! He takes care of his members really weell

After each member leaving for military service or the group, he has still kept Super Junior together and still stays strong for the group and its members. Leeteuk is no doubt but an excellent leader.

Leeteuk is #1 in my opinion because no matter how much dirt and fire SuJu has gone through Teukkie is able to keep a smile on his and his members faces all the time showing us their dorky sides and its not easy to see so many people together after so many years, only things with good leadership can last so long and that is what Leeteuk has been showing us all these years.

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4 CL (2NE1) CL (2NE1)

She's the baddest female! She's smart, got swag and oh so awesome on stage. She's also the responsible one in the group eve though she's not the oldest... She's the B-E-S-T.

She has this really strong presence on stage, your attention just goes to her. Like no matter how many artists stand together on stage with her she just stands out. Her confidence and energy levels are like on another level at the same time she's shy and timid. I think these the contrasting characteristics of hers makes her more charismatic.

Charismatic kpop leader seoul city ever had! :D

The baddest female is the best and that's true

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5 Suho (EXO-K) Suho (EXO-K) Kim Jun-myeon was born on May 22, 1991. Known professionally as Suho, he is a South Korean singer and actor. He is a member and the leader of the South Korean boy group EXO and its sub-unit group called EXO-K.

He sticks to the rules like a gum. Sometimes his straight and inflexible mindset is a good thing as he is serious, but sometimes I think he should think of himself more. Suho is multi-talented, he can lead and group of 5 dorky monkeys who most of them are taller than him himself, dance and sing! He is always serious and hardworking just like his birth name suggests.

Suho is so attractive, and handsome, and also super talented, he deserves to be I top 10

Suho takes good care of the members as EXO LEADER. He is serious with his work and good advice to the members and his junior. He is hardworking. He Suho does a good job as EXO leader. All EXO members takes care of each other and work hard.

Proud Exo'l!

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6 Kris (EXO-M) Kris (EXO-M)

He is the best leader :D He cares so much about his team. They call him as a father in EXO group.. :D


Laziest in EXO but a leader... So perfect... - SarahSaleha_1311

He so cool and handsome, he is cold but he has care for the other member that's why he is the most charismatic leader for me

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7 Taecyeon (2PM)

He isn't the leader but if he is or he will someday, you got my vote, oppa! He can control everything well

He is not officially the leader but if 2pm was a family (which it is) he would be the older brother (which he is laugh out loud )

He isn't the leader though but he's GREAT!

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8 Taeyeon (SNSD)

Taeyeon has this one charm when she dance or sing, people just know that she is the leader. She has an ability to hold people into her. She is in her own class. Even though she is a leader, but she can't put aside the dorky side of her. Without her I can't imagine what snsd will do. She is friendly, warm, dorky and also cute leader. Snsd jjang. Taeyeon fighting!

It was just because of SNSD's fan, I like her, but I think Yuri is more charismatic than her! (Sorry) - same

She's not very charismatic, but she is very cute and pretty. She cares about the other members so much, She is funny and dorky, which makes SONES love her even more.

She's pretty and multitalented leader. She is the best girl group leader in the world. No one can beat her

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9 Kim Hyun Joong Kim Hyun Joong Kim Hyun-Joong is a South Korean entertainer, actor, singer, dancer, and the leader and main rapper of boyband SS501.

My sexy love...


he is hot

te amo

10 Yong Hwa (CN Blue)

I'm just recently following the band, but it was love at first hearing! Above all, Yong Hwa's voice was amazing, I love his personality, how he treats his fellow members and everything! Perfection is the best word to describe him!

I love him! He is an amazing leader and just full of talent!

Everybody go crazy whenever he's singing his songs..
And I'm one of that everybody..

His love for the member and fans is so true ❤❤❤

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The Contenders

11 U-know (TVXQ)

He has gone through a lot... Just like other members but he is special in a way... He is a strong shining star that will keep shining. He is a strong leader.

A very respectable leader of all KPOP groups.. Everyone seems to look up to him. And the way he supports and help others is just truly amazing..

... U-KNOW oppa... Has Everything a good leader must possess, in full Package... I rest my case...
We love you U-know...

The leader of rising god from the east deserves #1

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12 Onew (SHINee) Onew (SHINee)

HE IS THE CUTEST LEADER EVER! His trademark-eye smile-captures the heart of everyone young and old. Although he looks so shy and quiet, but when you watch some videos of Shinee in reality show, you wouldn't expect him to be funny. Onew condition. He is funny in his own little ways and that makes him attractive.

He may not be very talkative (Jonghyun is seen at the front more) and at first glance, I wouldve never guessed that he is the leader but nevertheless, he is great at it. A wonderful leader, who takes care of his younger members and supports them.

The one who silently supports his groupmates, the one who wouldn't think twice about sacrificing himself for his brothers... Onew-ah, you really are the best!

Best leader

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13 Sunggyu (INFINITE)

Sunggyu is the best when handling the members. I think we should consider that

I really like infinite especially the leader and main vocalist, sunggyu. Their song is really great and their dance is powerful. Hope they will still sing until forever

Sunggyu is for sure one of the best leaders!

Sunggyu is the best! He can boss around the members and make them follow him. He is nice, attentive and he can make anyone happy!

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14 Kahi (After School)

Kahi is ageless, she's 32 and still looks as hot as the day she debuted. Kahi one of the greatest entertainers in entertainment history. She is a very hard worker, well known for her dancing prowess, great leadership skill, awesome physique/abs. Kahi has a charismatic tough looking exterior but inside she has a kind soft heart.

I'm not sure about her (because I don't know her vary much), all I know is that she is adorable! - same

I wish that Kahi didn't leave After School. She had so much charisma and she was extremely talented.

She led After School so well! Kahi taught her members the best skills.
Incredible leader!

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15 Seung Ho (MBLAQ)

"Faith, Loyalty, Friendship n Support. This is MBLAQ" - Seungho..
I have nothing more to say.. The wise words describe MBLAQ very well..
Thanks to Seungho who bring those element in MBLAQ..

He is really charismatic and responsible.

He is the best leader I've ever seen...

He just has it all!

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16 Victoria (Fx)

She is warm and adorable. No one in the kpop industry can resist her charm. Victoria is popular among male group because of her beautiful appearance. Victoria is a cool type of person as well as krystal. Victoria never show off with her ability neither trying in being funny because she thinks people might don't like her for that attitude. She is a very sensible leader.

Vic umma cooks and takes care of her group members well and she is fun leader too.

Vic omma is the most caring and loving person. We love you to death, leader.

17 Hyorin (SISTAR)

Come on, Hyorin sure knows how to do the leader job. Even if they are just four members, it takes a lot of responsability and leadership to know how to control a group.

18 JR (Nu'est)

JR is cute and a responsible leader to them. He deserves to be voted.

First time I hear nuest song, I have fallen for them especially their leader, jr or his real name jong hyun. He really attractive and his voice is great.

JR is a charming, handsome, smart and intelligent boy. NU'EST/He deserves to be in the top 10. He manages the members really very well and I am extremely proud of him. Their songs are amazing and powerful while their dance is just awesome and fast. I love it! SARANGHAEYO OPPA! SARANGHAE!

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19 DooJoon (Beast)

Yoon Doojoon is really a good leader of Beast! He always takes care of other members in every case. Besides, he has good low voice, excellent dance skill and is very charming. Ahh, there another thing I want to say. That is he have good live performance skill and I love him :X

Yoon Doojoon is leader and father in beast he always take care about all member.

The other members really respect him his is also open minded

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20 Bang Yong Guk (B.A.P)

Bang yong guk needs to be in the top 10. Besides being a brilliany writer and composer, he is also very intelligent (1st in his class) is charming and kind, generous. He's the kind of leader that demands respect; the kind of leader people feel they need to impress because he deserves to be respected.

He cares about the other members so much and takes care of them. He is a very charming man especially with his deep cave man voice that carries so much emotion in it :D saranghae oppa

Even though he and his bands are having a very hard time. He still works very hard and gives us great music. He cares for the other members so much and loves them dearly.


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1. Onew (SHINee)
2. Leeteuk (Super Junior)
3. Suho (EXO-K)
1. CL (2NE1)
2. G-Dragon (Big Bang)
3. Taecyeon (2PM)
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