Twitter recently released data on the countries with the most K-Pop-related tweets, and Indonesia ranked third following South Korea (2nd) and Thailand (1st).

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They also released a separate infographic on the most mentioned K-Pop artists per country. Data was based on hashtags and account mentions from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.

If you’re interested in knowing the most popular and frequently mentioned groups in Indonesia, read on!

5. Stray Kids

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JYP Entertainment‘s boy group Stray Kids is undoubtedly a rising group in the industry. With their unrivaled talents and endearing personalities, this shouldn’t come as a surprise to anybody!

4. NCT 127

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NCT 127 is dearly loved by fans from countries all over the world, including Indonesia. They even received a special award at the 2019 Indonesian Television Awards!

3. TXT

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The youngest boy group on the list, TXT may have just made their debut last year but they are already leaving a mark in the K-Pop industry. Indonesians love the boys and mention them often on Twitter.

2. EXO

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EXO is a well-respected boy group in the industry, and their popularity hasn’t waned since their debut in 2012. Each time they visited Indonesia in the past, they were warmly welcomed by fans.

1. BTS

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First on the list is none other than BTS! Their immense popularity has spread all over the world, and one proof of this is Indonesia’s huge ARMY fanbase.

These 5 groups are all deserving of their immense popularity in Indonesia!

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You can view Twitter’s infographic below:

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